Shares of National Beverage Corp. FIZZ shed 5.17% to $48.56 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 2.45% to 3,829.34 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 1.75% to 31,402.01. National Beverage Corp. closed $49.66 short of its 52-week high ($98.22), which the company achieved on January 27th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Reed's Inc. REED fell 4.24% to $1.13, Monster Beverage Corp. MNST fell 3.28% to $85.35, and PepsiCo Inc. PEP fell 1.58% to $130.00. Trading volume (991,527) remained 337,467 below its 50-day average volume of 1.3 M.