Shares of Edwards Lifesciences Corp. /zigman2/quotes/205745196/composite EW +1.52% dropped 0.35% to $127.89 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.34% rising 0.59% to 36,799.65 and the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +2.02% falling 0.06% to 4,793.54. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Edwards Lifesciences Corp. closed $3.84 below its 52-week high ($131.73), which the company achieved on December 30th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Medtronic PLC /zigman2/quotes/206816578/composite MDT +2.36% rose 0.27% to $106.39, Boston Scientific Corp. /zigman2/quotes/203726728/composite BSX +3.77% rose 1.21% to $43.64, and ICU Medical Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208026181/composite ICUI +2.79% fell 2.04% to $231.57. Trading volume (2.0 M) remained 362,100 below its 50-day average volume of 2.4 M.