Shares of Everest Re Group Ltd. (NYS:RE) rallied 1.40% to $255.86 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) falling 0.91% to 4,432.99 and Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) falling 0.48% to 34,584.88. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Everest Re Group Ltd. closed $25.41 below its 52-week high ($281.27), which the company reached on May 3rd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Arch Capital Group Ltd. (NAS:ACGL) rose 0.36% to $39.30, RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. (NYS:RNR) rose 0.07% to $144.00, and Maiden Holdings Ltd. (NAS:MHLD) rose 3.67% to $3.39. Trading volume (516,738) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 244,168.