Shares of Nasdaq Inc. (NAS:NDAQ) shed 1.18% to $174.08 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) falling 0.86% to 4,320.82 and Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) falling 0.75% to 34,421.93. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Nasdaq Inc. closed $6.45 short of its 52-week high ($180.53), which the company achieved on June 17th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Ltd. ADR (OTC:HKXCY) rose 1.02% to $63.59, CME Group Inc. Cl A (NAS:CME) rose 0.29% to $207.55, and Deutsche Boerse AG ADR (OTC:DBOEY) fell 2.06% to $17.11. Trading volume (646,705) remained 91,258 below its 50-day average volume of 737,963.