Shares of Bank of America Corp. /zigman2/quotes/200894270/composite BAC +0.86% inched 0.95% higher to $37.02 Friday, 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 -0.38% rising 2.47% to 4,158.24 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.27% rising 1.76% to 33,212.96. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Bank of America Corp. closed $13.09 below its 52-week high ($50.11), which the company achieved on February 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as JPMorgan Chase & Co. /zigman2/quotes/205971034/composite JPM +0.97% rose 1.41% to $131.27, Citigroup Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207741460/composite C +1.67% fell 0.87% to $53.62, and Wells Fargo & Co. /zigman2/quotes/203790192/composite WFC +1.96% rose 0.64% to $45.89. Trading volume (43.1 M) remained 8.0 million below its 50-day average volume of 51.1 M.