Shares of Netflix Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202353025/composite NFLX +0.21% slid 3.31% to $641.90 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +1.46% falling 1.90% to 4,567.00 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.09% falling 1.86% to 34,483.72. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Netflix Inc. closed $59.09 below its 52-week high ($700.99), which the company achieved on November 17th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Amazon.com Inc. /zigman2/quotes/210331248/composite AMZN +2.57% fell 1.53% to $3,507.07, Walt Disney Co. /zigman2/quotes/203410047/composite DIS +0.84% fell 1.97% to $144.90, and Comcast Corp. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/209472081/composite CMCSA +0.28% fell 3.01% to $49.98. Trading volume (5.4 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.8 M.