Shares of Tesla Inc. TSLA slid 1.88% to $617.20 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index COMP falling 0.09% to 13,389.43 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 1.36% to 34,269.16. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Tesla Inc. closed $283.20 short of its 52-week high ($900.40), which the company reached on January 25th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Toyota Motor Corp. ADR TM fell 1.82% to $152.24, General Motors Co. GM fell 2.93% to $55.73, and Honda Motor Co. Ltd. ADR HMC fell 2.49% to $30.52. Trading volume (46.3 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 35.1 M.