Shares of Mastercard Inc.
rallied 1.72% to $383.10 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.93% to 4,173.42 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.93% to 34,137.31. The stock’s rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Mastercard Inc. closed $6.40 below its 52-week high ($389.50), which the company achieved on March 11th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Amazon.com Inc.
rose 0.82% to $3,362.02, Visa Inc. Cl A
rose 1.87% to $227.45, and American Express Co.
rose 1.43% to $147.18. Trading volume (2.5 M) remained 1.5 million below its 50-day average volume of 3.9 M.