Shares of Corning Inc. GLW sank 0.13% to $44.99 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.33% to 4,141.59 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.20% to 33,677.27. The stock's fall snapped a three-day winning streak. Corning Inc. closed $0.85 short of its 52-week high ($45.84), which the company achieved on April 5th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. TMO rose 1.86% to $484.85, 3M Co. MMM fell 0.69% to $196.47, and TE Connectivity Ltd. TEL fell 0.32% to $131.44. Trading volume (3.1 M) remained 1.8 million below its 50-day average volume of 4.9 M.