MetLife Inc. stock outperforms competitors on strong trading day
Shares of MetLife Inc.
inched 0.39% higher to $64.27 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.19% to 4,195.99 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.03% to 34,323.05. MetLife Inc. closed $3.41 short of its 52-week high ($67.68), which the company reached on May 10th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Prudential PLC ADR
fell 0.16% to $42.44, Assurant Inc.
rose 0.19% to $157.64, and UnitedHealth Group Inc.
rose 0.04% to $413.21. Trading volume (5.6 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 4.5 M.