MetLife Inc. stock rises Wednesday, outperforms market
Shares of MetLife Inc.
inched 0.85% higher to $61.78 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. The stock’s rise snapped a two-day losing streak. MetLife Inc. closed $0.89 below its 52-week high ($62.67), which the company achieved on April 5th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Prudential PLC ADR
rose 1.05% to $43.34, Assurant Inc.
rose 1.52% to $145.58, and UnitedHealth Group Inc.
rose 0.35% to $365.64. Trading volume (4.4 M) remained 1.6 million below its 50-day average volume of 6.0 M.