Shares of Amazon.com Inc. /zigman2/quotes/210331248/composite AMZN +3.66% slid 2.96% to $3,033.35 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +2.47% falling 1.10% to 4,482.73 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.76% falling 0.89% to 34,715.39. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Amazon.com Inc. closed $739.73 short of its 52-week high ($3,773.08), which the company reached on July 13th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as eBay Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204653455/composite EBAY +5.06% fell 2.54% to $60.71, Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite GOOGL +4.20% fell 1.34% to $2,666.15, and Walmart Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207374728/composite WMT +1.97% fell 1.89% to $141.22. Trading volume (3.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.1 M.