Shares of Cerner Corp. CERN inched 0.76% higher to $73.25 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 1.44% to 4,077.91 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 1.13% to 33,527.19. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Cerner Corp. closed $10.95 short of its 52-week high ($84.20), which the company reached on January 28th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as 3M Co. MMM rose 1.18% to $194.97, General Electric Co. GE rose 1.36% to $13.46, and McKesson Corp. MCK rose 0.54% to $194.61. Trading volume (1.9 M) remained 746,753 below its 50-day average volume of 2.6 M.