Shares of Nasdaq Inc.
inched 0.13% higher to $144.88 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.44% to 3,913.97 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.38% to 31,493.34. This was the stock’s third consecutive day of gains. Nasdaq Inc. closed $0.52 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 Thursday, as Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Ltd. ADR
rose 0.29% to $72.90, CME Group Inc. Cl A
rose 1.49% to $193.99, and Deutsche Boerse AG ADR
fell 0.24% to $16.43. Trading volume (709,647) remained 180,788 below its 50-day average volume of 890,435.