Shares of Truist Financial Corp.
inched 0.28% higher to $57.99 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive 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. Truist Financial Corp. closed $4.70 below its 52-week high ($62.69), which the company achieved on May 18th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Wells Fargo & Co.
rose 1.31% to $45.68, HDFC Bank Ltd. ADR
rose 0.28% to $77.46, and U.S. Bancorp
rose 0.90% to $59.14. Trading volume (4.2 M) remained 1.2 million below its 50-day average volume of 5.4 M.