Shares of Stanley Black & Decker Inc.
shed 0.31% to $203.37 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.19% to 4,247.44 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.04% to 34,479.60. This was the stock's fifth consecutive day of losses. Stanley Black & Decker Inc. closed $21.63 short of its 52-week high ($225.00), which the company reached on May 10th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as 3M Co.
fell 0.16% to $202.81, Illinois Tool Works Inc.
rose 0.03% to $232.75, and General Electric Co.
rose 0.44% to $13.69. Trading volume (973,289) remained 102,428 below its 50-day average volume of 1.1 M.