Shares of Loews Corp. /zigman2/quotes/208734362/composite L +1.15% inched 0.07% higher to $57.35 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.42% rising 0.02% to 4,227.26 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.44% falling 0.09% to 34,599.82. The stock's rise snapped a four-day losing streak. Loews Corp. closed $2.04 below its 52-week high ($59.39), which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Chubb Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/209397502/composite CB +0.85% rose 0.22% to $169.82, Progressive Corp. /zigman2/quotes/202480455/composite PGR +1.31% fell 0.55% to $95.86, and Travelers Cos. Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206313935/composite TRV +1.40% fell 0.14% to $157.54. Trading volume (675,994) remained 73,014 below its 50-day average volume of 749,008.