Shares of Broadridge Financial Solutions Inc. BR shed 3.22% to $135.48 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 3.53% to 3,271.03 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 3.43% to 26,519.95. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Broadridge Financial Solutions Inc. closed $10.56 below its 52-week high ($146.04), which the company reached on October 23rd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as International Business Machines Corp. IBM fell 3.54% to $106.65, MSCI Inc. MSCI fell 4.54% to $340.68, and Paychex Inc. PAYX fell 2.17% to $80.15. Trading volume (616,522) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 434,595.