Shares of United Rentals Inc.
shed 1.00% to $319.97 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.20% to 4,367.48 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.07% to 34,823.35. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. United Rentals Inc. closed $34.63 short of its 52-week high ($354.60), which the company reached on May 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Fastenal Co.
fell 0.61% to $53.91, Oshkosh Corp.
fell 0.76% to $119.36, and Terex Corp.
fell 1.79% to $45.00. Trading volume (583,045) remained 181,839 below its 50-day average volume of 764,884.