Shares of Mohawk Industries Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207248913/composite MHK -0.14% advanced 4.38% to $157.87 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 +3.06% rising 1.89% to 4,515.55 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +2.68% rising 1.17% to 35,131.86. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Mohawk Industries Inc. closed $73.93 below its 52-week high ($231.80), which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202019304/composite FBHS +3.10% rose 1.81% to $94.17, Trex Co. Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201322961/composite TREX +3.17% rose 4.88% to $91.47, and Armstrong World Industries Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205703431/composite AWI +5.02% rose 1.40% to $99.02. Trading volume (681,678) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 541,721.