Shares of Philip Morris International Inc. (NYS:PM) shed 1.26% to $90.40 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) falling 0.14% to 4,697.96 and Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) falling 0.75% to 35,601.98. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Philip Morris International Inc. closed $16.11 below its 52-week high ($106.51), which the company reached on September 7th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Altria Group Inc. (NYS:MO) fell 1.39% to $43.40, British American Tobacco PLC ADR (NYS:BTI) fell 1.44% to $34.33, and Imperial Brands PLC ADR (OTC:IMBBY) rose 0.21% to $21.65. Trading volume (5.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 4.0 M.