Shares of Bank of America Corp. /zigman2/quotes/200894270/composite BAC +0.46% rose 2.89% to $44.89 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.88% rising 1.42% to 4,577.10 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.75% rising 1.82% to 34,639.79. The stock's rise snapped a four-day losing streak. Bank of America Corp. closed $3.80 short of its 52-week high ($48.69), which the company reached on November 3rd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as JPMorgan Chase & Co. /zigman2/quotes/205971034/composite JPM +0.48% rose 2.10% to $161.21, Citigroup Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207741460/composite C +1.26% rose 2.06% to $63.81, and Wells Fargo & Co. /zigman2/quotes/203790192/composite WFC +0.67% rose 3.60% to $48.91. Trading volume (56.8 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 43.3 M.