Shares of TherapeuticsMD Inc.
slid 0.52% to $0.72 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index
rising 0.82% to 15,161.53 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.68% to 34,814.39. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. TherapeuticsMD Inc. closed $2.03 short of its 52-week high ($2.75), which the company achieved on February 9th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Johnson & Johnson
rose 0.38% to $165.42, Merck & Co. Inc.
rose 0.97% to $72.81, and Novartis AG ADR
fell 0.23% to $85.08. Trading volume (6.3 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 5.1 M.