Shares of Newmont Corp. (NYS:NEM) 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 (S&P:SPX) rising 0.23% to 4,468.73 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) 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. (NYS:GOLD) rose 0.62% to $19.47, Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYS:FCX) fell 0.54% to $35.29, and Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd. (NYS:AEM) rose 0.63% to $55.52. Trading volume (4.6 M) remained 436,644 below its 50-day average volume of 5.1 M.