Shares of BlackBerry Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/202784246/composite BB -1.76% slid 2.32% to $10.96 Wednesday, 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 -0.97% falling 0.26% to 4,688.67 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.96% falling 0.58% to 35,931.05. The stock's fall snapped a four-day winning streak. BlackBerry Ltd. closed $17.81 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 Wednesday, as CrowdStrike Holdings Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/212513426/composite CRWD +1.65% rose 2.77% to $269.78, VMware Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209864107/composite VMW -0.40% fell 1.31% to $123.30, and Citrix Systems Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206700852/composite CTXS +3.66% fell 1.66% to $86.93. Trading volume (5.6 M) remained 4.0 million below its 50-day average volume of 9.6 M.