Shares of Duke Realty Corp. slid 0.04% to $51.42 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -1.61% falling 0.84% to 3,757.99 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -1.50% falling 0.35% to 30,076.68. This was the stock's eighth consecutive day of losses. Duke Realty Corp. closed $14.80 below its 52-week high ($66.22), which the company achieved on December 31st.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Welltower Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200485564/composite WELL -4.64% fell 1.07% to $68.25, Ventas Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206376229/composite VTR -2.97% fell 2.13% to $44.55, and Healthpeak Properties Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205497622/composite PEAK -2.65% rose 0.45% to $24.55. Trading volume (3.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.1 M.