Shares of Campbell Soup Co. /zigman2/quotes/202107764/composite CPB +1.53% advanced 1.07% to $42.56 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +1.42% rising 1.05% to 4,345.72 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.82% rising 0.92% to 34,314.67. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Campbell Soup Co. closed $11.21 below its 52-week high ($53.77), which the company reached on January 27th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Unilever PLC ADR /zigman2/quotes/204685760/composite UL +1.64% fell 0.69% to $53.44, Mondelez International Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/201769764/composite MDLZ +1.54% rose 1.31% to $58.83, and McCormick & Co. Inc. Com. Vtg. /zigman2/quotes/203694994/composite MKC.V +0.29% fell 0.77% to $80.11. Trading volume (3.8 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.9 M.