Shares of Healthpeak Properties Inc. PEAK shed 1.71% to $29.26 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 1.31% to 3,819.72 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.39% to 31,270.09. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Healthpeak Properties Inc. closed $5.49 below its 52-week high ($34.75), which the company achieved on March 5th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Welltower Inc. WELL rose 0.58% to $69.02, Ventas Inc. VTR rose 0.34% to $53.19, and Healthcare Trust of America Inc. HTA fell 0.26% to $26.68. Trading volume (3.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.3 M.