Shares of Welltower Inc. WELL inched 0.37% higher to $75.39 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.02% to 4,127.99 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.16% to 33,745.40. Welltower Inc. closed $0.79 below its 52-week high ($76.18), which the company reached on April 8th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Ventas Inc. VTR rose 0.64% to $55.09, Healthpeak Properties Inc. PEAK rose 1.39% to $32.84, and Healthcare Trust of America Inc. HTA rose 0.18% to $27.96. Trading volume (1.9 M) remained 483,853 below its 50-day average volume of 2.4 M.