Shares of Advance Auto Parts Inc. AAP slipped 0.35% to $157.66 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.16% to 30,046.37 and the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.13% to 3,663.46. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Advance Auto Parts Inc. closed $12.84 below its 52-week high ($170.50), which the company achieved on August 18th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as O'Reilly Automotive Inc. ORLY rose 0.43% to $447.94, AutoZone Inc. AZO rose 1.53% to $1,155.30, and Genuine Parts Co. GPC rose 0.02% to $97.06. Trading volume (904,176) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 888,680.