Shares of Paycom Software Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208108773/composite PAYC -4.25% sank 0.06% to $512.00 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -1.04% rising 0.42% to 4,680.06 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.38% falling 0.09% to 36,124.23. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Paycom Software Inc. closed $46.97 short of its 52-week high ($558.97), which the company reached on November 2nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Oracle Corp. /zigman2/quotes/202180826/composite ORCL +0.27% fell 0.54% to $95.63, Workday Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/201157610/composite WDAY -2.69% rose 0.53% to $290.48, and Paychex Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202030365/composite PAYX -1.67% rose 0.23% to $123.74. Trading volume (488,855) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 332,495.