Shares of Citigroup Inc.
rose 2.03% to $45.77 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 1.43% to 3,990.56 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.58% to 34,005.04. This was the stock’s third consecutive day of gains. Citigroup Inc. closed $23.34 short of its 52-week high ($69.11), which the company reached on February 11th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as JPMorgan Chase & Co.
rose 1.55% to $134.21, Bank of America Corp.
rose 1.08% to $32.73, and Wells Fargo & Co.
rose 0.85% to $42.86. Trading volume (17.9 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 17.9 M.