Shares of NVR Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209548385/composite NVR -0.04% shed 1.30% to $4,040.01 Tuesday, 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 0.41% to 3,908.19 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.45% falling 0.55% to 31,145.30. This was the stock's seventh consecutive day of losses. NVR Inc. closed $1,942.44 below 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 -0.72% fell 1.95% to $69.99, Lennar Corp. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202536373/composite LEN -0.09% fell 1.71% to $76.54, and KB Home /zigman2/quotes/206220859/composite KBH -0.16% fell 1.74% to $27.74.true Trading volume (20,496) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 16,679.