Visa Inc. Cl AV,
climbed 0.71% to $ 233.95 on Thursday, which turned out to be an in all respects favorable trading session for the stock market: the S&P 500 SPX index and
growth of 0.47% to 4239.18 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA,
an increase of 0.06% to 34,466.24. It was the fifth consecutive day of growth in stocks. Visa Inc. Cl A closed $ 3.55 below its 52-week high ($ 237.50) reached by the company on April 29.
On Thursday, the company’s stock outperformed some of its competitors like Mastercard Inc. MA,
rose 0.27% to $ 364.30, according to Fidelity National Information Services Inc. FIS,
rose 0.44% to $ 145.38, and American Express Co. AXP,
fell 1.13% to $ 162.23. Trading volume (4.4 million) remained 2.2 million below the 50-day average of $ 6.7 million.