Shares of Everest Re Group Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/200609425/composite RE +2.00% rose 1.10% to $278.54 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.08% rising 0.39% to 4,700.90 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.56% rising 0.15% to 36,142.22. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of gains. Everest Re Group Ltd. closed $11.14 below its 52-week high ($289.68), which the company achieved on October 27th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Arch Capital Group Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/206499364/composite ACGL +1.43% rose 0.78% to $42.69, RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/210486659/composite RNR +0.97% rose 2.94% to $160.25, and Maiden Holdings Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/204309347/composite MHLD +2.07% fell 0.63% to $3.17. Trading volume (188,290) remained 38,785 below its 50-day average volume of 227,075.