Shares of Hartford Financial Services Group Inc.
rallied 1.01% to $67.86 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.22% to 4,496.19 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.11% to 35,405.50. This was the stock’s fourth consecutive day of gains. Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. closed $2.08 below its 52-week high ($69.94), which the company reached on April 27th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Aviva PLC ADR
rose 0.43% to $11.57, Arch Capital Group Ltd.
rose 0.10% to $42.08, and Assurant Inc.
rose 1.24% to $168.81. Trading volume (893,174) remained 786,628 below its 50-day average volume of 1.7 M.