Shares of Moody's Corp. /zigman2/quotes/202808835/composite MCO +0.59% slumped 0.08% to $385.39 Friday, 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 -0.51% falling 0.03% to 4,535.43 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.74% falling 0.21% to 35,369.09. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Moody's Corp. closed $3.42 short of its 52-week high ($388.81), which the company reached on August 6th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as S&P Global Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208931849/composite SPGI -0.43% rose 0.60% to $452.08, MSCI Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202905332/composite MSCI -0.95% rose 0.20% to $650.75, and Morningstar Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209325896/composite MORN -0.22% rose 1.03% to $279.25. Trading volume (337,417) remained 197,587 below its 50-day average volume of 535,004.