Shares of Penn National Gaming Inc.
rallied 4.61% to $84.25 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index
rising 0.49% to 13,881.72 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.36% to 34,630.24. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Penn National Gaming Inc. closed $57.75 below its 52-week high ($142.00), which the company achieved on March 15th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as Boyd Gaming Corp.
rose 0.91% to $63.00, Caesars Entertainment Inc.
fell 0.04% to $110.60, and Churchill Downs Inc.
rose 1.36% to $202.37. Trading volume (3.9 M) remained 403,285 below its 50-day average volume of 4.3 M.