Shares of Travelers Cos. Inc.
inched 0.30% higher to $154.48 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.19% to 4,247.44 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.04% to 34,479.60. The stock's rise snapped a five-day losing streak. Travelers Cos. Inc. closed $8.23 below its 52-week high ($162.71), which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Allstate Corp.
rose 0.24% to $131.73, Arch Capital Group Ltd.
rose 0.72% to $39.29, and Alleghany Corp.
rose 0.20% to $703.73. Trading volume (933,689) remained 269,431 below its 50-day average volume of 1.2 M.