Shares of Nasdaq Inc.
rose 1.68% to $156.10 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.77% to 4,128.80 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.89% to 33,800.60. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Nasdaq Inc. hit a new 52-week high, surpassing its previous peak of $153.72, which the company reached on April 8th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Ltd. ADR
fell 0.33% to $59.57, CME Group Inc. Cl A
rose 0.93% to $204.63, and Deutsche Boerse AG ADR
rose 1.36% to $17.56. Trading volume (588,484) remained 248,231 below its 50-day average volume of 836,715.