Shares of Teleflex Inc.
inched 0.58% higher to $393.16 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.20% to 4,367.48 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.07% to 34,823.35. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Teleflex Inc. closed $56.22 short of its 52-week high ($449.38), which the company achieved on April 28th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Johnson & Johnson
rose 0.29% to $169.98, Becton Dickinson & Co.
rose 1.22% to $249.35, and Boston Scientific Corp.
fell 0.07% to $43.55. Trading volume (277,041) remained 62,475 below its 50-day average volume of 339,516.