Shares of Nielsen Holdings PLC /zigman2/quotes/204674663/composite NLSN -2.64% slipped 0.59% to $20.18 Monday, 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 -0.54% rising 1.32% to 4,655.27 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.02% rising 0.68% to 35,135.94. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Nielsen Holdings PLC closed $8.24 short of its 52-week high ($28.42), which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Gartner Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205782082/composite IT -0.59% rose 1.18% to $325.00, comScore Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202855400/composite SCOR -2.09% fell 0.84% to $3.54, and Alliance Data Systems Corp. /zigman2/quotes/205162001/composite ADS -0.62% fell 2.20% to $70.72. Trading volume (3.4 M) remained 155,661 below its 50-day average volume of 3.5 M.