Shares of Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209082472/composite J +0.88% slipped 1.96% to $132.89 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.15% falling 0.35% to 4,369.21 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.10% falling 0.31% to 34,888.79. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. closed $13.08 short of its 52-week high ($145.97), which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Quanta Services Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203420082/composite PWR -1.11% fell 0.98% to $89.74, AECOM /zigman2/quotes/204198156/composite ACM +0.75% fell 1.23% to $62.50, and BWX Technologies Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200150322/composite BWXT -0.47% fell 0.10% to $57.95. Trading volume (412,220) remained 171,657 below its 50-day average volume of 583,877.