Shares of Moody's Corp. MCO shed 3.08% to $297.53 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.32% to 3,958.55 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.31% to 33,066.96. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Moody's Corp. closed $10.33 below its 52-week high ($307.86), which the company reached on March 29th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as S&P Global Inc. SPGI fell 2.48% to $352.78, MSCI Inc. MSCI fell 2.08% to $417.51, and Equifax Inc. EFX fell 0.22% to $183.28. Trading volume (744,412) remained 47,492 below its 50-day average volume of 791,904.