Shares of Netflix Inc.
inched 0.64% higher to $633.80 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 1.71% to 4,438.26 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.56% to 34,912.56. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Netflix Inc. closed $13.04 below its 52-week high ($646.84), which the company reached on October 7th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Amazon.com Inc.
rose 0.47% to $3,299.86, Walt Disney Co.
rose 0.84% to $174.41, and Comcast Corp. Cl A
rose 2.47% to $53.99. Trading volume (2.6 M) remained 730,737 below its 50-day average volume of 3.4 M.