Snap Stock- W.W. Grainger Inc. stock outperforms competitors on strong trading day
Shares of W.W. Grainger Inc.
rallied 1.81% to $465.64 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.74% to 4,232.60 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.66% to 34,777.76. W.W. Grainger Inc. hit a new 52-week high, surpassing its previous peak of $463.44, which the company achieved on May 6th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Fastenal Co.
rose 0.70% to $53.25, Watsco Inc. Cl B
rose 1.17% to $298.68, and Snap-On Inc.
rose 0.58% to $251.56. Trading volume (225,937) remained 64,511 below its 50-day average volume of 290,448.