Shares of NVR Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209548385/composite NVR -0.04% sank 0.86% to $3,917.75 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.03% falling 0.21% to 3,647.29 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.45% falling 0.43% to 29,134.99. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. NVR Inc. closed $2,064.70 below its 52-week high ($5,982.45), which the company reached on December 9th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as D.R. Horton Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202032328/composite DHI -0.72% fell 1.06% to $67.52, Lennar Corp. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202536373/composite LEN -0.09% fell 0.31% to $73.47, and KB Home /zigman2/quotes/206220859/composite KBH -0.16% fell 1.92% to $25.51. Trading volume (20,243) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 17,293.