Shares of Wabtec
inched 0.44% higher to $81.59 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great 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. Wabtec closed $5.22 short of its 52-week high ($86.81), which the company reached on April 29th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Trinity Industries Inc.
rose 0.78% to $29.78, Greenbrier Cos. Inc.
rose 0.91% to $47.71, and Caterpillar Inc.
fell 2.23% to $220.70. Trading volume (727,309) remained 553,818 below its 50-day average volume of 1.3 M.