Shares of Pentair PLC
rose 3.34% to $72.15 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive 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. The stock's rise snapped a six-day losing streak. Pentair PLC closed $8.25 short of its 52-week high ($80.40), which the company reached on August 16th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Dover Corp.
rose 3.26% to $162.51, Xylem Inc.
rose 2.86% to $123.37, and IDEX Corp.
rose 3.77% to $213.28. Trading volume (1.0 M) remained 120,656 below its 50-day average volume of 1.1 M.