Shares of MarketAxess Holdings Inc. MKTX shed 1.49% to $545.72 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.17% to 3,916.38 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.02% to 31,430.70. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of losses. MarketAxess Holdings Inc. closed $60.73 short of its 52-week high ($606.45), which the company reached on November 9th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as CME Group Inc. Cl A CME fell 1.34% to $182.71, Intercontinental Exchange Inc. ICE fell 0.32% to $111.30, and Nasdaq Inc. NDAQ fell 0.07% to $142.37. Trading volume (197,714) remained 110,414 below its 50-day average volume of 308,128.