Shares of Cerner Corp. CERN slid 1.17% to $71.64 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.32% to 3,958.55 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.31% to 33,066.96. The stock's fall snapped a four-day winning streak. Cerner Corp. closed $12.56 below its 52-week high ($84.20), which the company reached on January 28th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as 3M Co. MMM fell 0.56% to $194.64, General Electric Co. GE rose 2.70% to $13.30, and McKesson Corp. MCK rose 0.27% to $196.53. Trading volume (1.6 M) remained 928,223 below its 50-day average volume of 2.5 M.