Shares of Truist Financial Corp.
advanced 1.74% to $57.97 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.88% to 4,509.37 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.69% to 35,455.80. Truist Financial Corp. closed $4.72 below its 52-week high ($62.69), which the company achieved on May 18th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Wells Fargo & Co.
rose 1.55% to $49.81, HDFC Bank Ltd. ADR
rose 0.88% to $77.93, and U.S. Bancorp
rose 1.85% to $58.30. Trading volume (3.8 M) remained 783,136 below its 50-day average volume of 4.5 M.