Shares of PNC Financial Services Group Inc.
inched 0.93% higher to $162.66 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.39% to 3,949.94 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.13% to 33,700.28. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. closed $65.48 short of its 52-week high ($228.14), which the company reached on January 13th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as JPMorgan Chase & Co.
fell 0.59% to $133.05, Wells Fargo & Co.
rose 0.73% to $46.84, and Fifth Third Bancorp
rose 0.51% to $35.81. Trading volume (1.4 M) remained 723,254 below its 50-day average volume of 2.1 M.