Shares of Mastercard Inc.
inched 0.04% higher to $367.42 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 1.31% to 4,166.45 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 1.58% to 33,290.08. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Mastercard Inc. closed $34.08 short of its 52-week high ($401.50), which the company achieved on April 28th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Amazon.com Inc.
fell 0.07% to $3,486.90, Visa Inc. Cl A
fell 0.75% to $230.41, and American Express Co.
fell 2.44% to $158.17. Trading volume (5.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.0 M.