Shares of Bank of America Corp. /zigman2/quotes/200894270/composite BAC +0.53% rose 1.98% to $45.43 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.95% falling 1.22% to 4,356.45 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.60% falling 0.19% to 34,297.73. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Bank of America Corp. closed $4.65 below its 52-week high ($50.08), which the company reached on January 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as JPMorgan Chase & Co. /zigman2/quotes/205971034/composite JPM +0.70% rose 1.09% to $146.53, Citigroup Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207741460/composite C +0.04% rose 2.25% to $64.11, and Wells Fargo & Co. /zigman2/quotes/203790192/composite WFC +1.92% rose 0.51% to $53.59. Trading volume (71.3 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 50.9 M.