Shares of PepsiCo Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208744353/composite PEP +0.50% shed 0.17% to $155.46 Friday, 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 0.77% to 4,458.58 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.21% falling 0.78% to 34,607.72. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. PepsiCo Inc. closed $4.17 below 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 +0.30% fell 0.04% to $124.96, Coca-Cola Co. /zigman2/quotes/209159848/composite KO +0.18% fell 0.45% to $55.61, and Unilever PLC ADR /zigman2/quotes/204685760/composite UL +0.62% fell 0.22% to $54.73. Trading volume (3.3 M) remained 496,109 below its 50-day average volume of 3.8 M.