Shares of Loews Corp. /zigman2/quotes/208734362/composite L +0.39% rose 1.05% to $54.05 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.48% rising 0.23% to 4,468.73 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.36% rising 0.76% to 34,869.63. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Loews Corp. closed $5.34 below its 52-week high ($59.39), which the company reached on May 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Chubb Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/209397502/composite CB +2.36% rose 1.72% to $183.34, Progressive Corp. /zigman2/quotes/202480455/composite PGR +1.55% rose 0.95% to $94.00, and Travelers Cos. Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206313935/composite TRV +2.88% rose 1.62% to $158.90. Trading volume (993,054) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 800,409.