Shares of Welltower Inc. WELL advanced 2.80% to $72.23 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.97% to 31,802.44 and the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.54% to 3,821.35. This was the stock's sixth consecutive day of gains. Welltower Inc. closed $1.90 below its 52-week high ($74.13), which the company achieved on February 25th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Ventas Inc. VTR rose 3.06% to $56.83, Healthpeak Properties Inc. PEAK rose 1.44% to $30.24, and Healthcare Trust of America Inc. HTA rose 2.07% to $27.07. Trading volume (2.0 M) remained 336,101 below its 50-day average volume of 2.3 M.