Shares of Global Payments Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201234787/composite GPN +0.20% slipped 1.20% to $162.03 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.37% falling 0.91% to 4,432.99 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.43% falling 0.48% to 34,584.88. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Global Payments Inc. closed $58.78 short of its 52-week high ($220.81), which the company reached on April 26th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Mastercard Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207581792/composite MA -1.47% fell 0.94% to $343.04, Fidelity National Information Services Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207166559/composite FIS +0.46% fell 1.33% to $123.73, and Intuit Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203136605/composite INTU -0.40% fell 1.93% to $561.85. Trading volume (2.1 M) remained 651,718 below its 50-day average volume of 2.7 M.