Shares of Netflix Inc.
rose 2.26% to $530.87 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.22% to 3,727.04 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.22% to 30,335.67. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Netflix Inc. closed $44.50 below its 52-week high ($575.37), which the company achieved on July 13th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Amazon.com Inc.
rose 1.16% to $3,322.00, Walt Disney Co.
fell 0.87% to $177.30, and Comcast Corp. Cl A
rose 0.86% to $51.55. Trading volume (4.0 M) remained 798,906 below its 50-day average volume of 4.8 M.