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VeriSign Inc. stock falls Tuesday, underperforms market

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Terrence Horan

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Shares of VeriSign Inc. VRSN, -0.92% sank 0.92% to $219.22 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.28% rising 0.06% to 34,133.03 and the S&P 500 Index SPX, -0.47% falling 0.67% to 4,164.66. VeriSign Inc. closed $3.27 short of its 52-week high ($222.49), which the company achieved on May 3rd.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Verizon Communications Inc. VZ, -0.70% rose 1.17% to $58.60, AT&T Inc. T, +0.60% rose 1.65% to $32.02, and International Business Machines Corp. IBM, +0.64% rose 0.69% to $145.75. Trading volume (569,940) remained 67,530 below its 50-day average volume of 637,470.

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