Shares of Avery Dennison Corp. AVY slipped 2.07% to $149.44 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.48% to 3,609.53 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.56% to 29,783.35. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Avery Dennison Corp. closed $7.38 short of its 52-week high ($156.82), which the company reached on November 9th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as 3M Co. MMM fell 0.13% to $173.64, Huntsman Corp. HUN fell 1.24% to $24.66, and Intertape Polymer Group Inc. ITPOF fell 0.87% to $17.04. Trading volume (556,536) remained 66,448 below its 50-day average volume of 622,984.