Shares of Interpublic Group of Cos. /zigman2/quotes/203101491/composite IPG +2.53% slumped 0.56% to $37.33 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +1.99% falling 0.14% to 4,670.29 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.61% falling 0.45% to 36,068.87. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Interpublic Group of Cos. closed $2.02 short of its 52-week high ($39.35), which the company reached on September 27th.
Despite its losses, the stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as Omnicom Group Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209996569/composite OMC +1.33% fell 0.80% to $77.76 and Publicis Groupe S.A. ADR /zigman2/quotes/203937091/composite PUBGY +1.91% fell 1.74% to $16.99. Trading volume (2.9 M) remained 299,083 below its 50-day average volume of 3.2 M.