The shares of Cincinnati Financial Corp. CINF (-0.93%) rose 1.39% to $ 105.59 on Monday. This turned out to be an all around favorable trading session for the stock market. The S&P 500 Index SPX rose + 0.18% 1.44% to $ 4,077.91 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.10%, rose 1.13% to 33,527.19. This was the second day in a row that the stock made gains. Cincinnati Financial Corp. closed $ 3.40 below its 52-week high ($ 108.99) the company hit on March 15.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors on Monday as Travelers Cos. Inc. TRV (-0.09%) by 0.94% to $ 152.03, Erie Indemnity Co. Cl A ERIE (+ 0.33%) by 0.20% to $ 222.88 and American Financial Group Inc AFG rose, + 0.50% rose 1.03% to $ 115.11. The trading volume (698,447) remained 261,926 below its 50-day average volume of 960,373.