Shares of Everest Re Group Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/200609425/composite RE +0.21% inched 0.92% higher to $272.82 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -1.84% rising 0.06% to 4,649.27 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -1.51% falling 0.44% to 35,921.23. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Everest Re Group Ltd. closed $16.86 below its 52-week high ($289.68), which the company reached on October 27th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Arch Capital Group Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/206499364/composite ACGL -1.73% fell 0.69% to $41.47, RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/210486659/composite RNR -0.62% rose 0.74% to $156.00, and Maiden Holdings Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/204309347/composite MHLD -5.41% rose 2.57% to $3.19. Trading volume (282,432) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 238,470.