Tractor Supply – Tractor Supply Co. stock outperforms competitors on strong trading day
Shares of Tractor Supply Co.
rose 1.16% to $201.68 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.46% to 4,493.28 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.43% to 34,879.38. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Tractor Supply Co. hit a new 52-week high, surpassing its previous peak of $200.75, which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Amazon.com Inc.
fell 1.17% to $3,484.16, Home Depot Inc.
rose 0.06% to $331.77, and Lowe’s Cos.
fell 0.53% to $203.01. Trading volume (812,721) remained 3,592 below its 50-day average volume of 816,313.