Shares of MetLife Inc.
rallied 3.67% to $63.61 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.21% to 34,869.37 and the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.28% to 4,443.11. This was the stock’s fourth consecutive day of gains. MetLife Inc. closed $4.07 below its 52-week high ($67.68), which the company reached on May 10th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as Prudential PLC ADR
rose 3.08% to $39.49, Assurant Inc.
rose 0.35% to $161.73, and UnitedHealth Group Inc.
fell 0.44% to $405.27. Trading volume (5.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 4.5 M.