Shares of J.M. Smucker Co. /zigman2/quotes/203835894/composite SJM +2.38% rose 1.72% to $130.98 Monday, 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 +0.56% rising 1.17% to 4,591.67 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.41% rising 1.87% to 35,227.03. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of gains. J.M. Smucker Co. closed $9.67 short of its 52-week high ($140.65), which the company reached on June 4th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Kraft Heinz Co. /zigman2/quotes/203625533/composite KHC +2.03% rose 1.87% to $34.27, General Mills Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206659526/composite GIS +3.23% rose 0.33% to $64.44, and Conagra Brands Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200394144/composite CAG +1.75% rose 1.28% to $31.77. Trading volume (875,184) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 743,624.