Shares of Advance Auto Parts Inc.
slid 4.57% to $154.46 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.17% to 3,916.38 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.02% to 31,430.70. The stock’s fall snapped a three-day winning streak. Advance Auto Parts Inc. closed $23.46 below its 52-week high ($177.92), which the company achieved on January 12th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as O’Reilly Automotive Inc.
fell 5.11% to $433.16, AutoZone Inc.
fell 5.13% to $1,150.42, and Genuine Parts Co.
fell 2.50% to $100.53. Trading volume (1.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.0 M.