Shares of Newmont Corp. /zigman2/quotes/205356474/composite NEM -1.28% inched 0.09% higher to $57.04 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.75% rising 0.23% to 4,468.73 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.09% rising 0.76% to 34,869.63. The stock's rise snapped a four-day losing streak. Newmont Corp. closed $18.27 below its 52-week high ($75.31), which the company reached on May 19th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Barrick Gold Corp. /zigman2/quotes/201432642/composite GOLD -2.25% rose 0.62% to $19.47, Freeport-McMoRan Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200215692/composite FCX +4.07% fell 0.54% to $35.29, and Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/200957337/composite AEM -0.79% rose 0.63% to $55.52. Trading volume (4.6 M) remained 436,644 below its 50-day average volume of 5.1 M.