Shares of Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc. ZBH rose 2.00% to $145.63 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 1.71% to 4,438.26 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 1.56% to 34,912.56. The stock's rise snapped a four-day losing streak. Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc. closed $34.73 short of its 52-week high ($180.36), which the company reached on April 29th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Johnson & Johnson JNJ rose 0.57% to $160.11, Stryker Corp. SYK rose 2.87% to $263.85, and Smith & Nephew PLC ADR SNN rose 1.25% to $34.89. Trading volume (797,081) remained 649,428 below its 50-day average volume of 1.4 M.