Shares of ViacomCBS Inc. Cl B
inched 0.25% higher to $39.47 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. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. ViacomCBS Inc. Cl B closed $62.50 short of its 52-week high ($101.97), which the company reached on March 15th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Walt Disney Co.
rose 0.84% to $174.41, Netflix Inc.
rose 0.64% to $633.80, and Comcast Corp. Cl A
rose 2.47% to $53.99. Trading volume (6.3 M) remained 3.1 million below its 50-day average volume of 9.4 M.