Shares of Interpublic Group of Cos. /zigman2/quotes/203101491/composite IPG -4.54% slipped 1.86% to $35.35 Friday, 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 -4.04% falling 1.89% to 4,397.94 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -3.57% falling 1.30% to 34,265.37. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of losses. Interpublic Group of Cos. closed $4.00 below its 52-week high ($39.35), which the company reached on September 27th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Omnicom Group Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209996569/composite OMC -3.31% rose 0.08% to $75.60 and Publicis Groupe S.A. ADR /zigman2/quotes/203937091/delayed PUBGY -2.23% fell 0.64% to $17.07. Trading volume (3.6 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.2 M.