Shares of Marsh & McLennan Cos. MMC slipped 0.23% to $127.15 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.53% to 4,163.26 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.36% to 34,077.63. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Marsh & McLennan Cos. closed $0.87 below its 52-week high ($128.02), which the company achieved on April 16th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Prudential PLC PUKPF rose 0.70% to $21.75, Willis Towers Watson PLC WLTW fell 0.99% to $238.01, and Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. AJG fell 0.39% to $136.26. Trading volume (1.2 M) remained 478,220 below its 50-day average volume of 1.7 M.