Shares of Bank of America Corp.
slipped 1.49% to $41.69 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.47% to 4,239.18 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.06% to 34,466.24. This was the stock’s fourth consecutive day of losses. Bank of America Corp. closed $1.80 short of its 52-week high ($43.49), which the company achieved on June 3rd.
Despite its losses, the stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as JPMorgan Chase & Co.
fell 1.56% to $160.40, Citigroup Inc.
fell 1.60% to $76.89, and Wells Fargo & Co.
fell 1.81% to $45.09.true Trading volume (39.9 M) remained 3.7 million below its 50-day average volume of 43.5 M.