Shares of Apache Corp. APA slipped 3.27% to $20.13 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 2.45% to 3,829.34 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 1.75% to 31,402.01. The stock's fall snapped a four-day winning streak. Apache Corp. closed $6.83 below its 52-week high ($26.96), which the company reached on February 27th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Chevron Corp. CVX fell 0.93% to $102.35, ConocoPhillips COP fell 3.00% to $53.03, and EOG Resources Inc. EOG fell 2.46% to $70.59. Trading volume (11.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 8.8 M.