Shares of Copart Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200378896/composite CPRT +1.09% slid 2.65% to $128.40 Thursday, 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 +0.01% falling 1.10% to 4,482.73 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.03% falling 0.89% to 34,715.39. This was the stock's fifth consecutive day of losses. Copart Inc. closed $32.72 below its 52-week high ($161.12), which the company achieved on November 16th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as CarMax Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204412041/composite KMX +1.83% fell 1.46% to $106.06, Lithia Motors Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202974783/composite LAD +0.23% fell 5.04% to $290.69, and AutoNation Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208363778/composite AN -1.25% fell 1.65% to $105.07. Trading volume (956,042) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 880,441.