Humana Inc. stock outperforms market on strong trading day
Shares of Humana Inc.
rose 1.08% to $411.73 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. Humana Inc. closed $62.97 short of its 52-week high ($474.70), which the company achieved on November 4th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as UnitedHealth Group Inc.
rose 0.35% to $365.64, Anthem Inc.
fell 0.02% to $352.19, and Centene Corp.
fell 0.03% to $62.62. Trading volume (548,745) remained 548,037 below its 50-day average volume of 1.1 M.