Shares of Equifax Inc. EFX slipped 1.31% to $185.53 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.16% to 33,730.89 and the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.41% to 4,124.66. The stock's fall snapped a four-day winning streak. Equifax Inc. closed $10.94 short of its 52-week high ($196.47), which the company achieved on December 17th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Fidelity National Information Services Inc. FIS fell 0.10% to $149.99, Fiserv Inc. FISV fell 0.52% to $123.85, and Automatic Data Processing Inc. ADP fell 0.40% to $191.15. Trading volume (404,038) remained 393,982 below its 50-day average volume of 798,020.