Shares of American International Group Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203700638/composite AIG +0.06% slid 1.15% to $58.55 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.08% falling 0.51% to 4,551.68 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.56% falling 0.74% to 35,490.69. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. American International Group Inc. closed $1.80 below its 52-week high ($60.35), which the company achieved on October 25th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Prudential PLC ADR /zigman2/quotes/205760760/composite PUK -0.58% fell 0.36% to $41.42, Arch Capital Group Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/206499364/composite ACGL +1.43% fell 1.90% to $42.33, and American Financial Group Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204294782/composite AFG +0.0074% fell 1.07% to $134.84. Trading volume (3.7 M) remained 535,174 below its 50-day average volume of 4.2 M.