Shares of NVR Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209548385/composite NVR +2.54% shed 5.23% to $4,066.02 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 -0.16% falling 4.32% to 3,932.69 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.0091% falling 3.94% to 31,104.97. The stock's fall snapped a four-day winning streak. NVR Inc. closed $1,916.43 short of its 52-week high ($5,982.45), which the company reached on December 9th.
Despite its losses, the stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as D.R. Horton Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202032328/composite DHI +1.09% fell 6.54% to $69.22, Lennar Corp. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202536373/composite LEN +1.23% fell 7.91% to $74.23, and KB Home /zigman2/quotes/206220859/composite KBH +1.25% fell 7.03% to $27.79.true Trading volume (18,623) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 16,568.