Shares of Cincinnati Financial Corp.
advanced 1.31% to $118.52 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 1.71% to 4,438.26 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.56% to 34,912.56. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Cincinnati Financial Corp. closed $7.15 short of its 52-week high ($125.67), which the company reached on August 25th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Travelers Cos. Inc.
rose 0.19% to $156.69, Erie Indemnity Co. Cl A
fell 0.79% to $195.50, and American Financial Group Inc.
rose 1.32% to $134.29. Trading volume (479,936) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 405,106.