Shares of Quanta Services Inc. (NYS:PWR) inched 0.67% higher to $111.64 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) falling 0.24% to 4,350.65 and Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) falling 0.34% to 34,378.34. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Quanta Services Inc. closed $8.06 short of its 52-week high ($119.70), which the company reached on September 15th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as EMCOR Group Inc. (NYS:EME) fell 0.93% to $115.56, MasTec Inc. (NYS:MTZ) rose 0.23% to $85.89, and Dycom Industries Inc. (NYS:DY) rose 1.21% to $68.83. Trading volume (664,467) remained 483,251 below its 50-day average volume of 1.1 M.