Shares of Fifth Third Bancorp FITB sank 0.68% to $38.14 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.42% to 4,097.17 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.17% to 33,503.57. The stock's fall snapped a four-day winning streak. Fifth Third Bancorp closed $2.32 short of its 52-week high ($40.46), which the company achieved on March 18th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Bank of America Corp. BAC fell 0.87% to $39.70, Wells Fargo & Co. WFC rose 0.10% to $40.03, and PNC Financial Services Group Inc. PNC fell 0.08% to $178.11. Trading volume (3.3 M) remained 3.3 million below its 50-day average volume of 6.6 M.