Shares of Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202019304/composite FBHS -1.12% slipped 5.63% to $72.98 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 -0.88% falling 3.56% to 4,146.87 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.82% falling 3.12% to 32,997.97. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. closed $41.03 below its 52-week high ($114.01), which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Masco Corp. /zigman2/quotes/202412472/composite MAS +0.30% fell 3.17% to $54.04, Armstrong World Industries Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205703431/composite AWI -0.36% fell 4.79% to $83.30, and American Woodmark Corp. /zigman2/quotes/209470000/composite AMWD +2.11% fell 4.02% to $48.76. Trading volume (1.6 M) remained 62,683 below its 50-day average volume of 1.7 M.