Shares of Moody's Corp. MCO slid 1.11% to $279.20 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 1.13% to 3,662.45 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.63% to 29,823.92. The stock's fall snapped a four-day winning streak. Moody's Corp. closed $26.75 below its 52-week high ($305.95), which the company reached on September 2nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as S&P Global Inc. SPGI fell 4.96% to $334.32, MSCI Inc. MSCI rose 1.24% to $414.50, and Equifax Inc. EFX rose 0.02% to $166.94. Trading volume (1.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 692,246.