Visa – Synchrony Financial stock rises Thursday, outperforms market
Shares of Synchrony Financial
rose 3.28% to $44.44 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.68% to 4,211.47 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.71% to 34,060.36. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Synchrony Financial hit a new 52-week high, surpassing its previous peak of $43.61, which the company achieved on March 18th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Visa Inc. Cl A
rose 1.46% to $236.86, Mastercard Inc.
fell 1.69% to $388.95, and FleetCor Technologies Inc.
fell 1.74% to $287.74. Trading volume (9.4 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 6.5 M.