Shares of Discover Financial Services DFS rose 1.01% to $115.46 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.19% to 4,195.99 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.03% to 34,323.05. Discover Financial Services closed $5.98 short of its 52-week high ($121.44), which the company reached on May 10th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Capital One Financial Corp. COF rose 1.02% to $159.84, Zions Bancorp N.A. ZION rose 1.25% to $56.72, and TFS Financial Corp. TFSL rose 3.04% to $21.67. Trading volume (1.4 M) remained 868,949 below its 50-day average volume of 2.2 M.