Shares of Perrigo Co. PLC PRGO shed 1.83% to $41.22 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.32% to 3,958.55 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.31% to 33,066.96. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of losses. Perrigo Co. PLC closed $17.61 below its 52-week high ($58.83), which the company reached on July 17th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Daiichi Sankyo Co. Ltd. DSKYF fell 2.01% to $30.20, Catalent Inc. CTLT rose 1.41% to $103.57, and United Therapeutics Corp. UTHR fell 2.37% to $165.47. Trading volume (1.0 M) remained 453,830 below its 50-day average volume of 1.5 M.