Shares of Tesla Inc. TSLA, +5.78% advanced 5.78% to $891.45 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index COMP, +1.88% rising 1.88% to 12,390.69 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.97% rising 0.97% to 32,845.13. This was the stock’s third consecutive day of gains. Tesla Inc. closed $352.04 below its 52-week high ($1,243.49), which the company achieved on November 4th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Toyota Motor Corp. ADR TM, +1.93% rose 1.93% to $162.59, General Motors Co. GM, +1.45% rose 1.45% to $36.26, and Honda Motor Co. Ltd. ADR HMC, -0.50% fell 0.50% to $25.72. Trading volume (31.6 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 30.9 M.