Shares of CarMax Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204412041/composite KMX +1.92% slipped 0.52% to $146.32 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -1.89% rising 0.17% to 4,690.70 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -1.30% rising 0.55% to 35,813.80. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. CarMax Inc. closed $9.66 below its 52-week high ($155.98), which the company reached on November 8th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Copart Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200378896/composite CPRT -1.33% rose 1.34% to $148.46, AutoNation Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208363778/composite AN -0.09% rose 1.32% to $127.62, and Penske Automotive Group Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209561848/composite PAG +0.34% rose 1.67% to $103.01. Trading volume (724,773) remained 406,234 below its 50-day average volume of 1.1 M.