Shares of BlackBerry Ltd. (NYS:BB) rallied 2.08% to $11.28 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) rising 0.09% to 4,701.70 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) rising 0.29% to 36,432.22. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. BlackBerry Ltd. closed $17.49 below its 52-week high ($28.77), which the company achieved on January 27th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as CrowdStrike Holdings Inc. Cl A (NAS:CRWD) rose 3.47% to $282.93, VMware Inc. (NYS:VMW) rose 3.10% to $128.41, and Citrix Systems Inc. (NAS:CTXS) rose 2.59% to $91.51. Trading volume (8.1 M) remained 1.8 million below its 50-day average volume of 9.9 M.