Shares of NVR Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209548385/composite NVR -0.04% slipped 1.18% to $4,084.53 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 -0.03% falling 1.13% to 3,855.93 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.45% falling 1.01% to 30,706.23. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. NVR Inc. closed $1,897.92 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 1.59% to $71.93, Lennar Corp. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202536373/composite LEN -0.09% fell 2.03% to $76.88, and KB Home /zigman2/quotes/206220859/composite KBH -0.16% fell 2.08% to $28.66.true Trading volume (13,999) remained 2,922 below its 50-day average volume of 16,921.