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Shares of Principal Financial Group Inc. (PFG) advanced 2.10% to $78.22 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 2.65% to 3,677.95 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 1.86% to 30,185.82. Principal Financial Group Inc. closed $2.14 below its 52-week high ($80.36), which the company achieved on February 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as AFLAC Inc. (AFL) rose 0.85% to $59.63, Assurant Inc. (AIZ) rose 2.83% to $151.52, and Aegon N.V. ADR (AGN.AE) rose 2.26% to $4.07. Trading volume (1.6 M) remained 179,819 below its 50-day average volume of 1.8 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 17, 2022.
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October 17, 2022 17:17 ET (21:17 GMT)
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