Shares of Marsh & McLennan Cos. MMC shed 0.63% to $125.44 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.16% to 33,730.89 and the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.41% to 4,124.66. The stock's fall snapped a four-day winning streak. Marsh & McLennan Cos. closed $1.29 short of its 52-week high ($126.73), which the company reached on April 13th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Prudential PLC PUKPF rose 0.11% to $21.51, Willis Towers Watson PLC WLTW fell 2.13% to $236.72, and Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. AJG fell 0.72% to $132.98. Trading volume (1.1 M) remained 664,365 below its 50-day average volume of 1.8 M.