Shares of Goldman Sachs Group Inc.
advanced 1.10% to $378.05 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable 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 four-day losing streak. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. closed $15.21 short of its 52-week high ($393.26), which the company achieved on June 7th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as JPMorgan Chase & Co.
fell 0.07% to $160.29, Bank of America Corp.
rose 0.41% to $41.86, and Citigroup Inc.
fell 0.53% to $76.48. Trading volume (2.1 M) remained 767,864 below its 50-day average volume of 2.8 M.