Shares of A.O. Smith Corp. /zigman2/quotes/208962119/composite AOS +1.21% sank 0.15% to $65.51 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +2.04% rising 0.74% to 4,519.63 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.45% rising 0.56% to 35,457.31. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. A.O. Smith Corp. closed $8.30 below its 52-week high ($73.81), which the company achieved on September 3rd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Lennox International Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201985817/composite LII +1.23% fell 1.25% to $309.21 and BWX Technologies Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200150322/composite BWXT +1.59% rose 0.41% to $56.78. Trading volume (623,363) remained 304,991 below its 50-day average volume of 928,354.