Shares of Celanese Corp. /zigman2/quotes/205151277/composite CE +1.52% inched 0.09% higher to $160.80 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.39% rising 0.28% to 4,410.13 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.08% rising 0.29% to 34,364.50. The stock's rise snapped a four-day losing streak. Celanese Corp. closed $15.70 below its 52-week high ($176.50), which the company reached on January 5th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Exxon Mobil Corp. /zigman2/quotes/204455864/composite XOM +2.35% rose 0.86% to $72.79, Eastman Chemical Co. /zigman2/quotes/200039202/composite EMN +0.29% fell 0.71% to $119.24, and Westlake Chemical Corp. /zigman2/quotes/204882520/composite WLK +1.01% rose 0.43% to $98.52. Trading volume (865,835) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 640,472.