Shares of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
slumped 0.45% to $465.28 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.06% to 34,133.03 and the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.67% to 4,164.66. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. closed $67.29 below its 52-week high ($532.57), which the company reached on November 6th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Danaher Corp.
rose 0.53% to $256.03, Intuitive Surgical Inc.
fell 2.14% to $848.99, and Becton Dickinson & Co.
fell 0.63% to $251.52. Trading volume (1.7 M) remained 88,724 below its 50-day average volume of 1.8 M.