Shares of IQVIA Holdings Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208640480/composite IQV +0.82% dropped 0.30% to $260.50 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 +0.75% falling 0.77% to 4,458.58 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.09% falling 0.78% to 34,607.72. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. IQVIA Holdings Inc. closed $4.84 short of its 52-week high ($265.34), which the company reached on September 2nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201150432/composite TMO +0.87% rose 0.56% to $571.96, Charles River Laboratories International Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203944031/composite CRL -0.57% fell 0.45% to $441.00, and Icon PLC /zigman2/quotes/203151261/composite ICLR -0.01% fell 0.06% to $258.81. Trading volume (455,607) remained 247,498 below its 50-day average volume of 703,105.