Shares of Square Inc. Cl A SQ slid 4.21% to $245.33 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index COMP falling 0.98% to 13,914.77 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.36% to 34,077.63. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Square Inc. Cl A closed $37.86 short of its 52-week high ($283.19), which the company achieved on February 16th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as PayPal Holdings Inc. PYPL fell 0.73% to $267.91, Fiserv Inc. FISV rose 0.03% to $125.13, and Global Payments Inc. GPN fell 0.87% to $215.90. Trading volume (10.7 M) remained 744,197 below its 50-day average volume of 11.4 M.