Shares of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
inched 0.05% higher to $465.15 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.19% to 4,247.44 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.04% to 34,479.60. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. closed $67.42 below its 52-week high ($532.57), which the company reached on November 6th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Danaher Corp.
rose 0.31% to $247.02, Intuitive Surgical Inc.
rose 0.60% to $864.27, and Becton Dickinson & Co.
fell 1.13% to $242.64. Trading volume (1.9 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.7 M.