Shares of IQVIA Holdings Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208640480/composite IQV +0.82% slipped 0.59% to $256.33 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 0.91% to 4,432.99 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.09% falling 0.48% to 34,584.88. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. IQVIA Holdings Inc. closed $9.01 below its 52-week high ($265.34), which the company achieved 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 6.49% to $596.80, Charles River Laboratories International Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203944031/composite CRL -0.57% rose 0.75% to $440.45, and Icon PLC /zigman2/quotes/203151261/composite ICLR -0.01% fell 0.94% to $268.19. Trading volume (903,425) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 677,820.