Shares of APA Corp. /zigman2/quotes/200648444/composite APA +0.66% advanced 3.06% to $42.41 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +2.68% rising 0.08% to 32,223.42 and the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +3.06% falling 0.39% to 4,008.01. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. APA Corp. closed $2.86 short of its 52-week high ($45.27), which the company achieved on May 4th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as Chevron Corp. /zigman2/quotes/205871374/composite CVX +1.64% rose 3.06% to $173.01, ConocoPhillips /zigman2/quotes/207605056/composite COP +3.44% rose 2.98% to $105.50, and EOG Resources Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204634330/composite EOG +3.19% rose 1.67% to $126.36. Trading volume (9.1 M) remained 422,154 below its 50-day average volume of 9.5 M.