Shares of Newmont Corp. /zigman2/quotes/205356474/composite NEM -1.14% rose 2.75% to $58.19 Friday, 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 +0.34% rising 0.88% to 4,509.37 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.10% rising 0.69% to 35,455.80. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Newmont Corp. closed $17.12 below its 52-week high ($75.31), which the company achieved on May 19th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Barrick Gold Corp. /zigman2/quotes/201432642/composite GOLD -0.31% rose 2.58% to $20.24, Freeport-McMoRan Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200215692/composite FCX -0.26% rose 5.88% to $36.57, and Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/200957337/composite AEM -1.50% rose 3.63% to $58.57. Trading volume (5.0 M) remained 473,137 below its 50-day average volume of 5.5 M.