Shares of Netflix Inc. NFLX,
inched 0.10% higher to $290.71 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX,
falling 1.11% to 3,852.36 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA,
falling 0.85% to 32,920.46. The stock’s rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Netflix Inc. closed $329.90 short of its 52-week high ($620.61), which the company achieved on December 30th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Apple Inc. AAPL,
fur 1.46% to $134.51, Walt Disney Co. DIS,
fell 0.45% to $90.08, and Comcast Corp. Cl A CMCSA,
fell 0.35% to $34.49. Trading volume (14.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 12.1 M.