Shares of Interpublic Group of Cos. /zigman2/quotes/203101491/composite IPG +0.59% shed 1.26% to $36.02 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +1.30% falling 1.10% to 4,482.73 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.00% falling 0.89% to 34,715.39. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Interpublic Group of Cos. closed $3.33 below its 52-week high ($39.35), which the company reached on September 27th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Omnicom Group Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209996569/composite OMC +0.93% fell 1.86% to $75.54 and Publicis Groupe S.A. ADR /zigman2/quotes/203937091/composite PUBGY +1.01% fell 0.52% to $17.18. Trading volume (3.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.2 M.