Shares of Pioneer Natural Resources Co. /zigman2/quotes/206736173/composite PXD +2.60% slid 0.31% to $190.76 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +1.32% rising 0.30% to 4,363.80 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.68% falling 0.00% to 34,377.81. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Pioneer Natural Resources Co. closed $5.88 below its 52-week high ($196.64), which the company reached on October 11th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as EOG Resources Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204634330/composite EOG +1.11% rose 0.32% to $90.41, Concho Resources Inc. fell 6.02% to $65.60, and APA Corp. /zigman2/quotes/200648444/composite APA +2.25% fell 0.53% to $24.61. Trading volume (2.3 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.0 M.