Shares of Nasdaq Inc.
inched 0.49% higher to $144.69 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.29% to 31,613.02 and the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.03% to 3,931.33. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Nasdaq Inc. closed $0.71 short of its 52-week high ($145.40), which the company achieved on February 4th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Ltd. ADR
rose 3.30% to $72.69, CME Group Inc. Cl A
rose 0.91% to $191.14, and Deutsche Boerse AG ADR
fell 0.78% to $16.47. Trading volume (778,321) remained 113,546 below its 50-day average volume of 891,867.