Shares of Marsh & McLennan Cos. MMC inched 0.02% higher to $126.24 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.33% to 4,141.59 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.20% to 33,677.27. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of gains. Marsh & McLennan Cos. closed $0.12 below its 52-week high ($126.36), which the company reached on April 12th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Prudential PLC PUKPF rose 1.78% to $21.49, Willis Towers Watson PLC WLTW fell 0.86% to $241.87, and Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. AJG rose 1.21% to $133.95. Trading volume (1.1 M) remained 629,387 below its 50-day average volume of 1.7 M.