Shares of Pioneer Natural Resources Co. PXD, +1.67% advanced 1.67% to $181.96 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, +1.05% rising 1.05% to 4,345.72 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.92% rising 0.92% to 34,314.67. This was the stock’s third consecutive day of gains. Pioneer Natural Resources Co. closed $0.67 below its 52-week high ($182.63), which the company achieved on October 4th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as EOG Resources Inc. EOG, +0.81% rose 0.81% to $87.10, Concho Resources Inc. CXO, -6.02% fell 6.02% to $65.60, and APA Corp. APA, +0.68% rose 0.68% to $22.21. Trading volume (3.1 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.9 M.