Shares of Netflix Inc.
inched 0.45% higher to $546.99 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.15% to 4,079.95 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.05% to 33,446.26. This was the stock’s fifth consecutive day of gains. Netflix Inc. closed $46.30 short of its 52-week high ($593.29), which the company reached on January 20th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Amazon.com Inc.
rose 1.72% to $3,279.39, Walt Disney Co.
fell 1.14% to $187.56, and Comcast Corp. Cl A
fell 0.44% to $54.60. Trading volume (2.1 M) remained 1.7 million below its 50-day average volume of 3.7 M.