Shares of Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. BBBY,
rallied 4.86% to $4.96 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX,
rising 1.92% to 3,863.16 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA,
rising 2.15% to 31,288.26. Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. closed $25.39 short of its 52-week high ($30.35), which the company reached on July 22nd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as RH RH,
rose 4.57% to $267.32, Container Store Group Inc. TCS,
rose 3.88% to $6.70, and Macy’s Inc. M,
rose 2.15% to $16.61. Trading volume (7.9 M) remained 866,017 below its 50-day average volume of 8.8 M.