Shares of PPG Industries Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202418877/composite PPG +0.76% slid 2.39% to $152.99 Friday, 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 +0.16% rising 0.52% to 4,500.53 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.42% falling 0.06% to 35,089.74. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. PPG Industries Inc. closed $29.98 below its 52-week high ($182.97), which the company achieved on June 7th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Sherwin-Williams Co. /zigman2/quotes/210069062/composite SHW +2.98% fell 2.12% to $281.73, BASF SE ADR /zigman2/quotes/202868418/composite BASFY -5.69% fell 0.16% to $19.24, and Owens Corning /zigman2/quotes/202113551/composite OC +0.05% fell 1.42% to $88.23. Trading volume (1.3 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.3 M.