Shares of Nasdaq Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205547889/composite NDAQ +2.33% slumped 0.77% to $174.98 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +1.99% falling 1.22% to 4,356.45 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.61% falling 0.19% to 34,297.73. This was the stock's eighth consecutive day of losses. Nasdaq Inc. closed $39.98 short of its 52-week high ($214.96), which the company reached on November 5th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Ltd. ADR /zigman2/quotes/201215503/composite HKXCY +2.33% rose 0.88% to $60.84, CME Group Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/210449693/composite CME +0.76% fell 1.10% to $221.79, and Deutsche Boerse AG ADR /zigman2/quotes/203431168/composite DBOEY +0.60% fell 4.09% to $17.57. Trading volume (1.4 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 829,337.