Shares of Hartford Financial Services Group Inc.
rallied 1.15% to $72.41 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive 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. Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. closed $1.57 below its 52-week high ($73.98), which the company reached on October 7th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Aviva PLC ADR
rose 0.28% to $10.85, Arch Capital Group Ltd.
rose 2.37% to $42.80, and Assurant Inc.
rose 1.94% to $163.28. Trading volume (1.9 M) remained 52,866 below its 50-day average volume of 1.9 M.