Shares of Campbell Soup Co. (NYS:CPB) dropped 0.76% to $43.19 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) falling 0.91% to 4,432.99 and Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) falling 0.48% to 34,584.88. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Campbell Soup Co. closed $10.58 below its 52-week high ($53.77), which the company reached on January 27th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Unilever PLC ADR (NYS:UL) fell 1.08% to $53.95, Mondelez International Inc. Cl A (NAS:MDLZ) rose 0.38% to $60.94, and McCormick & Co. Inc. Com. Vtg. (NYS:MKC.V) rose 0.80% to $86.50. Trading volume (9.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.8 M.