Shares of Moody's Corp. MCO dropped 0.49% to $273.98 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.13% to 3,668.10 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.23% to 29,999.26. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of losses. Moody's Corp. closed $31.98 below its 52-week high ($305.95), which the company achieved on September 2nd.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as S&P Global Inc. SPGI fell 0.44% to $325.83, MSCI Inc. MSCI rose 1.92% to $422.60, and Equifax Inc. EFX rose 1.89% to $183.39. Trading volume (529,310) remained 208,806 below its 50-day average volume of 738,116.