Shares of Perrigo Co. PLC PRGO slid 0.05% to $41.99 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.30% to 33,171.37 and the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.09% to 3,971.09. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Perrigo Co. PLC closed $16.84 short of its 52-week high ($58.83), which the company achieved on July 17th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Daiichi Sankyo Co. Ltd. DSKYF rose 5.01% to $30.82, Catalent Inc. CTLT fell 1.13% to $102.13, and United Therapeutics Corp. UTHR fell 1.00% to $169.49. Trading volume (764,817) remained 749,352 below its 50-day average volume of 1.5 M.