Shares of O’Reilly Automotive Inc.
inched 0.20% higher to $562.32 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.74% to 4,232.60 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.66% to 34,777.76. This was the stock’s seventh consecutive day of gains. O’Reilly Automotive Inc. closed $1.68 below its 52-week high ($564.00), which the company achieved on May 6th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as AutoZone Inc.
rose 1.23% to $1,507.20, Genuine Parts Co.
rose 0.82% to $133.46, and Advance Auto Parts Inc.
rose 0.15% to $204.47. Trading volume (471,273) remained 53,223 below its 50-day average volume of 524,496.