Shares of Snap-On Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201424054/composite SNA -1.74% sank 0.77% to $215.43 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.54% rising 0.23% to 4,701.46 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.02% falling 0.03% to 35,804.38. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Snap-On Inc. closed $44.56 below its 52-week high ($259.99), which the company reached on May 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Illinois Tool Works Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208031922/composite ITW -1.05% fell 0.94% to $241.76, Stanley Black & Decker Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206369278/composite SWK -1.92% rose 0.11% to $189.70, and Makita Corp. ADR /zigman2/quotes/201417509/composite MKTAY -5.70% fell 0.20% to $45.43. Trading volume (297,599) remained 137,968 below its 50-day average volume of 435,567.