Shares of BlackBerry Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/202784246/composite BB +0.55% shed 3.01% to $10.63 Thursday, 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 -1.84% rising 0.34% to 4,704.54 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -1.51% falling 0.17% to 35,870.95. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. BlackBerry Ltd. closed $18.14 short of its 52-week high ($28.77), which the company achieved on January 27th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as CrowdStrike Holdings Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/212513426/composite CRWD -2.18% fell 1.88% to $264.72, VMware Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209864107/composite VMW -0.38% fell 2.42% to $120.31, and Citrix Systems Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206700852/composite CTXS +5.43% fell 2.53% to $84.73. Trading volume (6.3 M) remained 3.2 million below its 50-day average volume of 9.5 M.