Shares of Bank of America Corp.
rallied 1.77% to $38.99 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.32% to 3,958.55 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.31% to 33,066.96. Bank of America Corp. closed $0.98 below its 52-week high ($39.97), which the company achieved on March 18th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as JPMorgan Chase & Co.
rose 1.18% to $154.48, Citigroup Inc.
rose 1.93% to $72.96, and Wells Fargo & Co.
rose 2.47% to $39.39. Trading volume (56.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 54.3 M.