Shares of Aphria Inc. APHA slid 6.36% to $16.19 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.05% to 33,446.26 and the NASDAQ Composite Index COMP falling 0.07% to 13,688.84. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Aphria Inc. closed $16.10 short of its 52-week high ($32.29), which the company achieved on February 10th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as GW Pharmaceuticals PLC ADR GWPH fell 0.17% to $217.28, HEXO Corp. HEXO fell 1.43% to $6.19, and OrganiGram Holdings Inc. OGI fell 4.24% to $3.16. Trading volume (12.0 M) remained 12.8 million below its 50-day average volume of 24.9 M.