Shares of Netflix Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202353025/composite NFLX -4.49% slipped 1.37% to $245.69 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -1.72% rising 0.19% to 4,305.20 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -1.62% rising 0.71% to 34,152.01. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Netflix Inc. closed $455.30 short of its 52-week high ($700.99), which the company reached on November 17th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Amazon.com Inc. /zigman2/quotes/210331248/composite AMZN -3.01% rose 1.12% to $144.78, Walt Disney Co. /zigman2/quotes/203410047/composite DIS -2.60% rose 0.56% to $124.96, and Comcast Corp. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/209472081/composite CMCSA -1.94% fell 0.52% to $40.36. Trading volume (5.1 M) remained 5.4 million below its 50-day average volume of 10.5 M.