Shares of Ventas Inc.
shed 1.04% to $55.36 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. Ventas Inc. closed $2.74 short of its 52-week high ($58.10), which the company achieved on March 11th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Welltower Inc.
fell 2.07% to $74.91, Healthpeak Properties Inc.
fell 0.35% to $34.03, and Duke Realty Corp.
fell 0.32% to $46.21. Trading volume (2.3 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.2 M.