Shares of Masco Corp. /zigman2/quotes/202412472/composite MAS +1.25% inched 0.54% higher to $59.86 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.37% rising 0.23% to 4,468.73 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.43% rising 0.76% to 34,869.63. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Masco Corp. closed $8.68 short of its 52-week high ($68.54), which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202019304/composite FBHS +1.79% rose 1.69% to $97.32, Armstrong World Industries Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205703431/composite AWI +0.82% rose 1.48% to $99.64, and American Woodmark Corp. /zigman2/quotes/209470000/composite AMWD +1.03% rose 1.03% to $66.43. Trading volume (1.9 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.8 M.