Shares of Hartford Financial Services Group Inc.
slid 0.87% to $67.27 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.58% to 4,470.00 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.54% to 35,213.12. The stock’s fall snapped a four-day winning streak. Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. closed $2.67 short of its 52-week high ($69.94), which the company achieved on April 27th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Aviva PLC ADR
fell 0.85% to $11.29, Arch Capital Group Ltd.
fell 1.64% to $41.39, and Assurant Inc.
fell 0.94% to $167.22. Trading volume (1.2 M) remained 444,100 below its 50-day average volume of 1.7 M.