Shares of Masco Corp. /zigman2/quotes/202412472/composite MAS +1.21% slipped 1.50% to $58.96 Tuesday, 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 0.57% to 4,443.05 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.09% falling 0.84% to 34,577.57. The stock's fall snapped a three-day winning streak. Masco Corp. closed $9.58 short of its 52-week high ($68.54), which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202019304/composite FBHS -0.38% fell 1.15% to $96.20, Armstrong World Industries Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205703431/composite AWI +2.86% rose 0.57% to $100.21, and American Woodmark Corp. /zigman2/quotes/209470000/composite AMWD -0.69% fell 2.23% to $64.95. Trading volume (2.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.8 M.