Shares of NVR Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209548385/composite NVR -0.04% slipped 1.30% to $4,031.49 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.03% falling 1.71% to 3,789.93 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.45% falling 1.70% to 30,183.78. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. NVR Inc. closed $1,950.96 below its 52-week high ($5,982.45), which the company achieved on December 9th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as D.R. Horton Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202032328/composite DHI -0.72% fell 0.82% to $71.34, Lennar Corp. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202536373/composite LEN -0.09% fell 1.25% to $75.92, and KB Home /zigman2/quotes/206220859/composite KBH -0.16% fell 2.23% to $28.02. Trading volume (15,125) remained 1,741 below its 50-day average volume of 16,866.