Shares of Moody's Corp. MCO shed 1.11% to $278.00 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 1.31% to 3,819.72 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.39% to 31,270.09. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Moody's Corp. closed $27.95 below its 52-week high ($305.95), which the company achieved on September 2nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as S&P Global Inc. SPGI fell 1.93% to $326.53, MSCI Inc. MSCI fell 2.17% to $409.72, and Equifax Inc. EFX rose 0.57% to $167.04. Trading volume (861,098) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 775,663.