Shares of Conagra Brands Inc.
rallied 2.90% to $36.53 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.97% to 31,802.44 and the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.54% to 3,821.35. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Conagra Brands Inc. closed $2.81 short of its 52-week high ($39.34), which the company reached on August 27th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as PepsiCo Inc.
fell 0.68% to $132.13, Mondelez International Inc. Cl A
fell 0.77% to $55.15, and General Mills Inc.
rose 1.73% to $57.76. Trading volume (5.8 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.9 M.