Shares of Robert Half International Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209666445/composite RHI +1.81% sank 0.74% to $117.44 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.08% falling 0.35% to 4,685.25 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.56% falling 0.31% to 36,319.98. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Robert Half International Inc. closed $3.39 short of its 52-week high ($120.83), which the company reached on November 5th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Adecco Group A.G. ADR /zigman2/quotes/200821164/delayed AHEXY +1.13% fell 0.75% to $25.32, ManpowerGroup /zigman2/quotes/200637338/composite MAN +2.07% fell 0.74% to $102.24, and Korn Ferry /zigman2/quotes/209856151/composite KFY +0.14% fell 0.72% to $81.49. Trading volume (601,546) remained 36,131 below its 50-day average volume of 637,677.