Shares of A.O. Smith Corp. (NYS:AOS) shed 1.39% to $68.94 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) falling 1.59% to 4,258.49 and Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) falling 2.09% to 33,962.04. This was the stock's fifth consecutive day of losses. A.O. Smith Corp. closed $4.11 short of its 52-week high ($73.05), which the company reached on May 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Lennox International Inc. (NYS:LII) fell 0.24% to $317.14, BWX Technologies Inc. (NYS:BWXT) fell 3.18% to $55.35, and Regal Beloit Corp. fell 3.04% to $127.08. Trading volume (704,676) remained 283,149 below its 50-day average volume of 987,825.