Shares of Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. BBBY,
rose 1.53% to $ 23.25 on Friday in what turned out to be an all-round bad trading session for the stock market with the S&P 500 Index SPX.
0.14% decline to 4,697.96 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA,
Decrease of 0.75% to 35,601.98. This was the fourth straight day of earnings for the stock. Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. closed $ 30.65 below its 52-week high ($ 53.90) that the company hit on Jan. 27.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors on Friday as RH RH,
rose 0.29% to $ 644.89, Container Store Group Inc.TCS,
fell 2.06% to $ 12.82 and Macy’s Inc. M,
fell 7.12% to $ 34.71. The trading volume (6.9 million) remained 3.7 million below its 50-day average volume of 10.7 million.