Shares of Duke Realty Corp. inched 0.26% higher to $61.39 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.09% rising 1.06% to 4,110.41 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.56% rising 0.71% to 32,381.34. This was the stock's fifth consecutive day of gains. Duke Realty Corp. closed $4.83 short of its 52-week high ($66.22), which the company achieved on December 31st.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Welltower Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200485564/composite WELL -0.06% rose 0.86% to $78.26, Ventas Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206376229/composite VTR -0.34% rose 1.79% to $50.49, and Healthpeak Properties Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205497622/composite PEAK -0.42% rose 0.66% to $27.54. Trading volume (2.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.0 M.