Shares of Visa Inc. Cl A
inched 0.43% higher to $234.96 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive 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 sixth consecutive day of gains. Visa Inc. Cl A closed $2.54 below its 52-week high ($237.50), which the company reached on April 29th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Mastercard Inc.
rose 0.33% to $365.50, Fidelity National Information Services Inc.
rose 0.19% to $145.65, and American Express Co.
rose 1.41% to $164.51. Trading volume (5.4 M) remained 1.1 million below its 50-day average volume of 6.5 M.