Shares of Amazon.com Inc.
inched 0.16% higher to $3,237.62 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.98% to 3,787.38 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.99% to 30,603.36. Amazon.com Inc. closed $314.63 short of its 52-week high ($3,552.25), which the company achieved on September 2nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Microsoft Corp.
rose 2.59% to $238.93, Alphabet Inc. Cl A
rose 1.88% to $1,853.20, and Walmart Inc.
fell 0.06% to $143.75. Trading volume (3.0 M) remained 487,399 below its 50-day average volume of 3.5 M.