Shares of Netflix Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202353025/composite NFLX +2.93% slid 2.33% to $602.13 Friday, 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 +1.78% falling 0.84% to 4,538.43 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.11% falling 0.17% to 34,580.08. This was the stock's fifth consecutive day of losses. Netflix Inc. closed $98.86 short of its 52-week high ($700.99), which the company reached on November 17th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Amazon.com Inc. /zigman2/quotes/210331248/composite AMZN +2.22% fell 1.38% to $3,389.79, Walt Disney Co. /zigman2/quotes/203410047/composite DIS +0.84% fell 0.67% to $146.22, and Comcast Corp. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/209472081/composite CMCSA -0.71% rose 0.54% to $51.78. Trading volume (4.8 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.9 M.