Cigna Corp. stock underperforms Friday when compared to competitors
Shares of Cigna Corp.
slid 0.18% to $263.52 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 1.49% to 4,173.85 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.06% to 34,382.13. Cigna Corp. closed $9.29 short of its 52-week high ($272.81), which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as UnitedHealth Group Inc.
rose 0.30% to $409.80, Anthem Inc.
fell 0.38% to $393.93, and Humana Inc.
fell 0.70% to $452.75. Trading volume (1.1 M) remained 544,011 below its 50-day average volume of 1.6 M.