Shares of Everest Re Group Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/200609425/composite RE -2.25% inched 0.70% higher to $257.14 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.51% rising 0.23% to 4,468.73 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.74% rising 0.76% to 34,869.63. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Everest Re Group Ltd. closed $24.13 below its 52-week high ($281.27), which the company achieved on May 3rd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Arch Capital Group Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/206499364/composite ACGL -1.90% rose 2.44% to $39.89, RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/210486659/composite RNR -4.18% fell 0.41% to $146.54, and Maiden Holdings Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/204309347/composite MHLD +0.31% rose 0.32% to $3.14. Trading volume (170,704) remained 93,389 below its 50-day average volume of 264,093.