Shares of Copart Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200378896/composite CPRT -2.12% slid 1.33% to $126.69 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.81% falling 1.89% to 4,397.94 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.15% falling 1.30% to 34,265.37. This was the stock's sixth consecutive day of losses. Copart Inc. closed $34.43 short of its 52-week high ($161.12), which the company achieved on November 16th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as CarMax Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204412041/composite KMX -0.11% rose 1.92% to $108.10, Lithia Motors Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202974783/composite LAD -0.47% fell 0.54% to $289.12, and AutoNation Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208363778/composite AN +2.60% fell 0.09% to $104.98. Trading volume (1.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 885,094.