Shares of Moody's Corp. MCO dropped 0.87% to $274.89 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.48% to 3,811.15 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 1.50% to 30,932.37. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Moody's Corp. closed $31.07 short of 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 Friday, as S&P Global Inc. SPGI fell 0.36% to $329.36, MSCI Inc. MSCI rose 2.02% to $414.52, and Equifax Inc. EFX fell 0.99% to $161.88. Trading volume (1.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 771,694.