Shares of NVR Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209548385/composite NVR +2.68% rose 1.16% to $4,133.20 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 +0.59% rising 0.69% to 3,899.89 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.82% rising 0.64% to 31,019.68. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. NVR Inc. closed $1,849.25 below its 52-week high ($5,982.45), which the company reached on December 9th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as D.R. Horton Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202032328/composite DHI +2.50% rose 2.77% to $73.09, Lennar Corp. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202536373/composite LEN +2.86% rose 3.54% to $78.47, and KB Home /zigman2/quotes/206220859/composite KBH +3.40% rose 3.17% to $29.27. Trading volume (19,977) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 16,928.