Shares of Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. TTWO, +0.44% advanced 1.39% to $199.86 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, +0.40% rising 0.47% to 3,934.83 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.45% rising 0.09% to 31,458.40. The stock’s rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. closed $15.05 short of its 52-week high ($214.91), which the company achieved on February 8th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Microsoft Corp. MSFT, -0.59% rose 0.20% to $244.99, Sony Corp. ADR SNE, +3.11% fell 0.39% to $113.53, and Activision Blizzard Inc. ATVI, -0.11% rose 0.55% to $103.81. Trading volume (1.3 M) remained 244,863 below its 50-day average volume of 1.5 M.