MetLife Inc. stock rises Monday, outperforms market
Shares of MetLife Inc.
inched 0.05% higher to $63.10 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.53% to 4,163.26 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.36% to 34,077.63. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. MetLife Inc. closed $0.26 below its 52-week high ($63.36), which the company reached on April 16th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Prudential PLC ADR
rose 0.53% to $43.41, Assurant Inc.
rose 0.49% to $153.24, and UnitedHealth Group Inc.
fell 0.30% to $389.84. Trading volume (4.8 M) remained 832,963 below its 50-day average volume of 5.6 M.