Shares of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
rallied 1.99% to $524.50 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. Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. closed $8.07 short of 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 Thursday, as Danaher Corp.
rose 3.27% to $288.96, Intuitive Surgical Inc.
rose 3.06% to $973.89, and Becton Dickinson & Co.
rose 1.22% to $249.35. Trading volume (868,355) remained 833,875 below its 50-day average volume of 1.7 M.