Shares of BlackBerry Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/202784246/composite BB -4.55% shed 3.35% to $9.52 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.54% falling 1.90% to 4,567.00 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.02% falling 1.86% to 34,483.72. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. BlackBerry Ltd. closed $19.25 below its 52-week high ($28.77), which the company reached on January 27th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as CrowdStrike Holdings Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/212513426/composite CRWD -0.70% fell 3.31% to $217.14, VMware Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209864107/composite VMW +1.96% fell 3.02% to $116.74, and Citrix Systems Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206700852/composite CTXS -1.73% fell 2.36% to $80.43. Trading volume (7.6 M) remained 1.7 million below its 50-day average volume of 9.3 M.