Shares of Nasdaq Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205547889/composite NDAQ +2.13% shed 0.63% to $179.97 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.01% falling 1.10% to 4,482.73 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.03% falling 0.89% to 34,715.39. This was the stock's fifth consecutive day of losses. Nasdaq Inc. closed $34.99 short of its 52-week high ($214.96), which the company reached on November 5th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Ltd. ADR /zigman2/quotes/201215503/composite HKXCY -1.20% rose 3.64% to $61.30, CME Group Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/210449693/composite CME +1.03% rose 0.69% to $231.20, and Deutsche Boerse AG ADR /zigman2/quotes/203431168/composite DBOEY +2.09% rose 1.34% to $18.10. Trading volume (1.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 791,611.