Netflix Inc. stock rises Thursday, still underperforms market

Shares of Netflix Inc.

advanced 1.00% to $445.27 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index

rising 1.22% to 4,425.84 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average

rising 1.26% to 34,408.06.

This was the stock’s seventh consecutive day of gains.

Netflix Inc. closed $2.06 below its 52-week high ($447.33), which the company reached on June 14th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Apple Inc.

rose 1.12% to $186.01, Walt Disney Co.

rose 0.53% to $92.94, and Comcast Corp. Cl A

rose 1.54% to $41.47.

Trading volume (7.1 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 7.0 M.

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