Shares of Travelers Cos. Inc.
rallied 1.24% to $158.53 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.06% to 34,133.03 and the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.67% to 4,164.66. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Travelers Cos. Inc. closed $2.66 short of its 52-week high ($161.19), which the company achieved on March 18th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Allstate Corp.
fell 0.23% to $127.84, Arch Capital Group Ltd.
rose 0.30% to $40.26, and Alleghany Corp.
rose 1.81% to $695.32. Trading volume (1.4 M) remained 5,967 below its 50-day average volume of 1.4 M.