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Cigna Corp. stock underperforms Thursday when compared to competitors despite daily gains

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Terrence Horan

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Shares of Cigna Corp. CI, +1.55% rose 1.79% to $203.04 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, +0.75% rising 1.71% to 4,438.26 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +1.09% rising 1.56% to 34,912.56. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Cigna Corp. closed $69.77 short of its 52-week high ($272.81), which the company reached on May 10th.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as UnitedHealth Group Inc. UNH, +1.83% rose 4.17% to $420.36, Anthem Inc. ANTM, +0.60% rose 4.06% to $390.71, and Humana Inc. HUM, +1.38% rose 3.40% to $434.98. Trading volume (2.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.1 M.

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