Shares of IQVIA Holdings Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208640480/composite IQV +0.80% inched 0.77% higher to $257.55 Tuesday, 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 -0.11% falling 0.57% to 4,443.05 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.21% falling 0.84% to 34,577.57. The stock's rise snapped a four-day losing streak. IQVIA Holdings Inc. closed $7.79 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 Tuesday, as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201150432/composite TMO +0.58% rose 0.63% to $562.40, Charles River Laboratories International Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203944031/composite CRL +0.81% rose 1.16% to $436.24, and Icon PLC /zigman2/quotes/203151261/composite ICLR +0.14% rose 3.33% to $265.32. Trading volume (710,636) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 696,685.