Shares of Amphenol Corp. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/207999687/composite APH +0.71% sank 0.04% to $68.14 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.82% falling 0.18% to 4,219.55 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.60% falling 0.44% to 34,447.14. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Amphenol Corp. Cl A closed $1.48 short of its 52-week high ($69.62), which the company achieved on April 26th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as TE Connectivity Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/205324491/composite TEL -0.12% fell 1.64% to $135.69, ITT Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203522138/composite ITT +0.22% fell 1.13% to $92.96, and CommScope Holding Co. Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206734450/composite COMM +1.65% rose 0.19% to $21.31. Trading volume (1.7 M) remained 966,669 below its 50-day average volume of 2.7 M.