Shares of United Rentals Inc.
rallied 4.29% to $451.51 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.94% to 4,358.34 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.66% to 34,061.32.
This was the stock’s third consecutive day of gains.
United Rentals Inc. closed $40.82 below its 52-week high ($492.33), which the company achieved on September 1st.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Herc Holdings Inc.
rose 9.06% to $124.00.
Trading volume (1.1 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 700,856.