Shares of Stanley Black & Decker Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206369278/composite SWK -1.58% slid 1.07% to $190.25 Friday, 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 -1.84% falling 0.14% to 4,697.96 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -1.51% falling 0.75% to 35,601.98. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Stanley Black & Decker Inc. closed $34.75 below its 52-week high ($225.00), which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as 3M Co. /zigman2/quotes/205029460/composite MMM -0.26% rose 0.26% to $179.23, Illinois Tool Works Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208031922/composite ITW +0.09% rose 0.40% to $241.94, and General Electric Co. /zigman2/quotes/208495069/composite GE -0.26% fell 0.71% to $99.96. Trading volume (1.4 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.0 M.