Shares of IQVIA Holdings Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208640480/composite IQV +0.83% shed 0.25% to $261.61 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.60% rising 0.15% to 4,455.48 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.48% rising 0.10% to 34,798.00. The stock's fall snapped a three-day winning streak. IQVIA Holdings Inc. closed $3.73 short of its 52-week high ($265.34), which the company reached on September 2nd.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201150432/composite TMO +1.15% rose 0.25% to $609.78, Charles River Laboratories International Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203944031/composite CRL +0.66% rose 0.72% to $458.30, and Icon PLC /zigman2/quotes/203151261/composite ICLR +0.53% rose 0.56% to $283.04. Trading volume (715,939) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 677,025.