Prudential Financial Inc. stock falls Monday, still outperforms market - MarketWatch

Shares of Prudential Financial Inc. PRU, -0.34% sank 0.34% to $98.54 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, -0.53% falling 0.53% to 4,163.26 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.36% falling 0.36% to 34,077.63. Prudential Financial Inc. closed $0.99 below its 52-week high ($99.53), which the company achieved on April 16th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Prudential PLC ADR PUK, +0.53% rose 0.53% to $43.41, MetLife Inc. MET, +0.05% rose 0.05% to $63.10, and Lincoln National Corp. LNC, -0.35% fell 0.35% to $64.78. Trading volume (1.7 M) remained 893,785 below its 50-day average volume of 2.6 M.

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