Shares of Cummins Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208385233/composite CMI -0.76% sank 0.89% to $250.00 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.02% rising 0.19% to 4,247.44 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.36% rising 0.04% to 34,479.60. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Cummins Inc. closed $27.09 below its 52-week high ($277.09), which the company reached on March 16th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Caterpillar Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203434128/composite CAT +0.73% fell 2.23% to $220.70, General Electric Co. /zigman2/quotes/208495069/composite GE +0.38% rose 0.44% to $13.69, and Paccar Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207923670/composite PCAR -2.20% rose 0.72% to $92.37. Trading volume (1.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 956,091.