Visa – Synchrony Financial stock outperforms market on strong trading day
Shares of Synchrony Financial
advanced 2.08% to $44.59 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.06% to 34,133.03 and the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.67% to 4,164.66. The stock’s rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Synchrony Financial hit a new 52-week high, surpassing its previous peak of $44.58, which the company reached on April 29th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Visa Inc. Cl A
fell 0.25% to $232.03, Mastercard Inc.
fell 0.92% to $375.91, and FleetCor Technologies Inc.
fell 0.17% to $292.93. Trading volume (8.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 6.6 M.