Shares of PulteGroup Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201694804/composite PHM -1.09% sank 0.28% to $42.67 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 -1.60% falling 3.20% to 3,991.24 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -1.56% falling 1.99% to 32,245.70. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. PulteGroup Inc. closed $21.24 below its 52-week high ($63.91), which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as D.R. Horton Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202032328/composite DHI -0.42% fell 0.13% to $69.93, Lennar Corp. Cl B /zigman2/quotes/207749640/composite LEN.B -0.19% fell 1.21% to $65.20, and Toll Brothers Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201912487/composite TOL -1.41% fell 0.86% to $47.26. Trading volume (3.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.9 M.