Shares of Duke Realty Corp. DRE slumped 0.52% to $38.10 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 1.34% to 3,768.47 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 1.11% to 30,924.14. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Duke Realty Corp. closed $5.35 short of its 52-week high ($43.45), which the company achieved on November 9th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Welltower Inc. WELL rose 1.03% to $69.73, Ventas Inc. VTR rose 0.43% to $53.42, and Healthpeak Properties Inc. PEAK rose 0.79% to $29.49. Trading volume (2.3 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.7 M.