Shares of Intercontinental Exchange Inc.
inched 0.86% higher to $112.61 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.55% to 3,889.14 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.01% to 32,420.06. This was the stock’s third consecutive day of gains. Intercontinental Exchange Inc. closed $6.41 short of its 52-week high ($119.02), which the company achieved on January 12th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as CME Group Inc. Cl A
rose 2.43% to $204.78, Nasdaq Inc.
fell 0.16% to $147.33, and Cboe Global Markets Inc.
rose 1.39% to $103.06. Trading volume (2.0 M) remained 464,517 below its 50-day average volume of 2.4 M.