Shares of Amazon.com Inc. AMZN, +4.40% rallied 4.40% to $2,404.19 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, -0.63% falling 0.63% to 4,132.15 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.67% falling 0.67% to 32,990.12. This was the stock’s fourth consecutive day of gains. Amazon.com Inc. closed $1,368.89 short of its 52-week high ($3,773.08), which the company achieved on July 13th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as eBay Inc. EBAY, +0.14% rose 0.14% to $48.67, Alphabet Inc. Cl A GOOGL, +1.29% rose 1.29% to $2,275.24, and Walmart Inc. WMT, +0.12% rose 0.12% to $128.63. Trading volume (7.1 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 4.2 M.