Shares of Conagra Brands Inc. CAG slid 0.15% to $38.81 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.36% to 4,192.85 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.07% to 34,577.04. The stock's fall snapped a four-day winning streak. Conagra Brands Inc. closed $0.53 below its 52-week high ($39.34), which the company reached on August 27th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as PepsiCo Inc. PEP rose 0.36% to $147.67, Mondelez International Inc. Cl A MDLZ rose 0.19% to $63.74, and General Mills Inc. GIS rose 0.49% to $63.80. Trading volume (2.5 M) remained 588,140 below its 50-day average volume of 3.1 M.