Shares of Automatic Data Processing Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207661132/composite ADP +1.27% slumped 0.24% to $199.17 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.84% rising 0.18% to 4,255.15 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.57% falling 0.25% to 34,393.75. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Automatic Data Processing Inc. closed $1.34 below its 52-week high ($200.51), which the company reached on June 9th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Accenture PLC Cl A /zigman2/quotes/201711136/composite ACN +1.02% rose 0.15% to $285.71, Intuit Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203136605/composite INTU +1.60% rose 1.02% to $476.97, and Paychex Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202030365/composite PAYX +0.96% fell 0.49% to $104.49. Trading volume (1.4 M) remained 219,883 below its 50-day average volume of 1.7 M.