Shares of Ulta Beauty Inc.
advanced 1.94% to $338.46 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable 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. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Ulta Beauty Inc. closed $13.26 short of its 52-week high ($351.72), which the company achieved on May 28th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as CVS Health Corp.
fell 0.04% to $85.47, Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc.
remained unchanged, and Amazon.com Inc.
fell 0.08% to $3,346.83. Trading volume (496,708) remained 234,806 below its 50-day average volume of 731,514.