Shares of Home Depot Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208081807/composite HD -1.42% slipped 0.10% to $408.37 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -1.84% rising 0.17% to 4,690.70 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -1.51% rising 0.55% to 35,813.80. The stock's fall snapped a five-day winning streak. Home Depot Inc. closed $8.19 short of its 52-week high ($416.56), which the company achieved on November 22nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Lowe's Cos. /zigman2/quotes/205563664/composite LOW -1.73% fell 0.17% to $251.91 and Kingfisher PLC ADR /zigman2/quotes/208537455/delayed KGFHY +1.00% rose 1.48% to $8.93. Trading volume (3.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.1 M.