Shares of Wells Fargo & Co.
advanced 2.31% to $43.76 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.23% to 32,803.47 and the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.16% to 4,145.19. Wells Fargo & Co. closed $16.54 short of its 52-week high ($60.30), which the company achieved on February 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as JPMorgan Chase & Co.
rose 3.03% to $115.76, Bank of America Corp.
rose 1.68% to $33.96, and Citigroup Inc.
rose 0.78% to $51.66. Trading volume (16.0 M) remained 5.5 million below its 50-day average volume of 21.5 M.