Shares of Flowserve Corp. /zigman2/quotes/203982564/composite FLS +0.38% advanced 1.51% to $30.30 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.05% rising 0.08% to 32,223.42 and the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +1.06% falling 0.39% to 4,008.01. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Flowserve Corp. closed $14.09 below its 52-week high ($44.39), which the company achieved on June 8th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as Illinois Tool Works Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208031922/composite ITW +0.35% fell 0.27% to $207.07, Parker Hannifin Corp. /zigman2/quotes/202924304/composite PH +1.22% rose 0.02% to $265.40, and Dover Corp. /zigman2/quotes/208444467/composite DOV +0.90% rose 0.41% to $133.37. Trading volume (564,807) remained 984,397 below its 50-day average volume of 1.5 M.