Shares of PulteGroup Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201694804/composite PHM -3.08% inched 0.13% higher to $45.12 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 -0.42% rising 0.31% to 4,121.43 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.18% rising 0.05% to 32,915.78. PulteGroup Inc. closed $12.97 short of its 52-week high ($58.09), which the company reached on January 13th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as D.R. Horton Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202032328/composite DHI -3.03% fell 0.53% to $75.60, Lennar Corp. Cl B /zigman2/quotes/207749640/composite LEN.B -2.72% rose 1.01% to $67.88, and Toll Brothers Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201912487/composite TOL -2.82% remained unchanged. Trading volume (1.6 M) remained 1.4 million below its 50-day average volume of 3.0 M.