Shares of PepsiCo Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208744353/composite PEP -1.59% dropped 0.23% to $156.03 Friday, 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 -2.27% falling 0.19% to 4,391.34 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -2.53% falling 0.03% to 34,746.25. The stock's fall snapped a three-day winning streak. PepsiCo Inc. closed $3.60 short of its 52-week high ($159.63), which the company achieved on August 20th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Nestle S.A. ADR /zigman2/quotes/210131093/composite NSRGY +0.31% rose 0.22% to $121.50, Coca-Cola Co. /zigman2/quotes/209159848/composite KO -3.07% rose 0.45% to $54.12, and Unilever PLC ADR /zigman2/quotes/204685760/composite UL +0.75% fell 0.55% to $52.64. Trading volume (4.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.8 M.