Shares of Mastercard Inc.
advanced 1.08% to $363.91 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 1.49% to 4,173.85 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.06% to 34,382.13. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Mastercard Inc. closed $37.59 below its 52-week high ($401.50), which the company achieved on April 28th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Amazon.com Inc.
rose 1.94% to $3,222.90, Visa Inc. Cl A
rose 1.43% to $226.94, and American Express Co.
rose 1.99% to $157.15. Trading volume (2.9 M) remained 647,143 below its 50-day average volume of 3.6 M.