Shares of Campbell Soup Co. /zigman2/quotes/202107764/composite CPB +0.41% rallied 1.40% to $42.11 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -2.27% falling 1.30% to 4,300.46 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -2.53% falling 0.94% to 34,002.92. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Campbell Soup Co. closed $11.66 short of its 52-week high ($53.77), which the company achieved on January 27th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as Unilever PLC ADR /zigman2/quotes/204685760/composite UL +0.75% fell 0.74% to $53.81, Mondelez International Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/201769764/composite MDLZ -1.74% fell 0.24% to $58.07, and McCormick & Co. Inc. Com. Vtg. /zigman2/quotes/203694994/composite MKC.V +0.26% fell 0.21% to $80.73. Trading volume (2.5 M) remained 449,074 below its 50-day average volume of 2.9 M.