Shares of Willis Towers Watson PLC /zigman2/quotes/202694274/composite WTW +0.39% rose 2.85% to $206.67 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 -0.12% rising 2.59% to 3,678.43 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.10% rising 2.66% to 29,490.89. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Willis Towers Watson PLC closed $43.03 below its 52-week high ($249.70), which the company reached on October 15th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Marsh & McLennan Cos. /zigman2/quotes/208419097/composite MMC +0.51% rose 3.74% to $154.88, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. /zigman2/quotes/202575509/composite AJG +0.77% rose 3.13% to $176.58, and Brown & Brown Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204295825/composite BRO +1.02% rose 2.58% to $62.04. Trading volume (474,792) remained 106,507 below its 50-day average volume of 581,299.