Shares of IQVIA Holdings Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208640480/composite IQV +1.00% inched 0.79% higher to $261.60 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.37% rising 0.43% to 4,528.79 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.43% falling 0.16% to 35,399.84. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. IQVIA Holdings Inc. closed $2.01 short of its 52-week high ($263.61), which the company reached on August 27th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201150432/composite TMO +2.28% rose 1.83% to $558.53, Charles River Laboratories International Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203944031/composite CRL +2.16% rose 1.82% to $444.68, and Icon PLC /zigman2/quotes/203151261/composite ICLR -0.45% rose 0.97% to $256.16. Trading volume (508,855) remained 271,850 below its 50-day average volume of 780,705.