Shares of Marsh & McLennan Cos. /zigman2/quotes/208419097/composite MMC +0.18% inched 0.38% higher to $167.39 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.16% rising 1.06% to 4,110.41 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.0091% rising 0.71% to 32,381.34. This was the stock's fifth consecutive day of gains. Marsh & McLennan Cos. closed $15.75 below its 52-week high ($183.14), which the company reached on April 21st.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Prudential PLC /zigman2/quotes/203597575/composite PUKPF +7.10% rose 0.30% to $11.41, Willis Towers Watson PLC /zigman2/quotes/202694274/composite WTW -0.45% rose 0.58% to $215.04, and Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. /zigman2/quotes/202575509/composite AJG -0.38% fell 0.42% to $187.63. Trading volume (1.3 M) remained 333,075 below its 50-day average volume of 1.7 M.