Shares of Visa Inc. Cl A
inched 0.20% higher to $244.14 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great 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. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Visa Inc. Cl A closed $6.32 short of its 52-week high ($250.46), which the company reached on July 16th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Mastercard Inc.
rose 0.55% to $382.16, Fidelity National Information Services Inc.
rose 0.44% to $146.11, and American Express Co.
fell 0.93% to $170.90. Trading volume (10.3 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 6.9 M.