Shares of CSX Corp.
advanced 2.22% to $97.66 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 1.66% to 3,974.54 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.39% to 33,072.88. This was the stock’s third consecutive day of gains. CSX Corp. hit a new 52-week high, surpassing its previous peak of $97.54, which the company reached on January 11th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Union Pacific Corp.
rose 3.16% to $222.92, Canadian National Railway Co.
rose 0.57% to $116.84, and Norfolk Southern Corp.
rose 1.83% to $272.91. Trading volume (3.1 M) remained 799,651 below its 50-day average volume of 3.9 M.
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