Shares of Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. COG,
rose 0.46% to $ 17.30 on Thursday, in what turned out to be an overall favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 SPX index,
up 0.47% to 4,239.18 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA,
up 0.06% to 34,466.24. It was the third consecutive day of title gains. Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. closed at $ 4.04 below its 52-week high ($ 21.34), which the company hit on August 10.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors on Thursday, such as EOG Resources Inc. EOG,
rose 0.42% to $ 86.17. Transaction volume (7.7 M) remained 1.3 million below its 50-day average volume of 9.0 M.