Shares of PepsiCo Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208744353/composite PEP +0.50% slipped 0.34% to $153.61 Monday, 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 -0.11% falling 1.70% to 4,357.73 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.21% falling 1.78% to 33,970.47. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. PepsiCo Inc. closed $6.02 short of its 52-week high ($159.63), which the company reached on August 20th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Nestle S.A. ADR /zigman2/quotes/210131093/composite NSRGY +0.30% fell 0.07% to $122.58, Coca-Cola Co. /zigman2/quotes/209159848/composite KO +0.18% fell 0.70% to $54.06, and Unilever PLC ADR /zigman2/quotes/204685760/composite UL +0.62% rose 0.52% to $54.23. Trading volume (5.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.9 M.