Shares of Carnival Corp.
slipped 1.64% to $26.31 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 2.38% to 3,901.82 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.95% to 31,535.51. Carnival Corp. closed $7.03 short of its 52-week high ($33.34), which the company achieved on March 3rd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Marriott International Inc.
rose 0.27% to $148.47, Royal Caribbean Group
fell 2.06% to $91.35, and Carnival PLC ADR
rose 0.49% to $22.67. Trading volume (59.3 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 39.1 M.