Shares of American Express Co.
rose 2.55% to $138.71 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 2.38% to 3,901.82 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.95% to 31,535.51. The stock’s rise snapped a two-day losing streak. American Express Co. closed $2.24 below its 52-week high ($140.95), which the company reached on February 24th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Visa Inc. Cl A
rose 2.00% to $216.63, Mastercard Inc.
rose 2.56% to $362.90, and JPMorgan Chase & Co.
rose 2.26% to $150.50. Trading volume (3.0 M) remained 762,781 below its 50-day average volume of 3.7 M.