Shares of Gartner Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205782082/composite IT -1.31% dropped 0.17% to $334.55 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -1.89% falling 0.14% to 4,697.96 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -1.30% falling 0.75% to 35,601.98. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Gartner Inc. closed $34.45 below its 52-week high ($369.00), which the company reached on November 2nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Nielsen Holdings PLC /zigman2/quotes/204674663/composite NLSN -1.62% fell 0.99% to $20.96 and Forrester Research Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207174958/composite FORR +1.49% rose 1.18% to $58.20. Trading volume (472,479) remained 14,161 below its 50-day average volume of 486,640.