Cigna Corp. stock rises Wednesday, outperforms market
Shares of Cigna Corp.
inched 0.46% higher to $240.22 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.15% to 4,079.95 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.05% to 33,446.26. Cigna Corp. closed $8.62 below its 52-week high ($248.84), which the company reached on March 29th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as UnitedHealth Group Inc.
rose 0.35% to $365.64, Anthem Inc.
fell 0.02% to $352.19, and Humana Inc.
rose 1.08% to $411.73. Trading volume (1.3 M) remained 580,844 below its 50-day average volume of 1.9 M.