Shares of Visa Inc. Cl A
advanced 1.56% to $223.74 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 1.22% to 4,112.50 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.29% to 34,021.45. The stock’s rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Visa Inc. Cl A closed $13.76 short of its 52-week high ($237.50), which the company reached on April 29th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Mastercard Inc.
rose 0.95% to $360.02, Fidelity National Information Services Inc.
rose 2.60% to $148.55, and American Express Co.
rose 1.17% to $154.08. Trading volume (6.6 M) remained 1.7 million below its 50-day average volume of 8.4 M.