Dow Today – News Corp Cl A stock outperforms competitors on strong trading day
Shares of News Corp Cl A
inched 0.52% higher to $21.36 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.87% to 4,668.67 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.08% to 35,897.64. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. News Corp Cl A closed $6.61 below its 52-week high ($27.97), which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Thomson Reuters Corp.
fell 0.64% to $116.97, RELX PLC ADR
fell 0.63% to $31.52, and New York Times Co. Cl A
rose 0.65% to $45.15. Trading volume (3.0 M) remained 280,171 below its 50-day average volume of 3.3 M.