Shares of Walmart Inc.
dropped 0.99% to $140.72 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. The stock's fall snapped a three-day winning streak. Walmart Inc. closed $12.94 below its 52-week high ($153.66), which the company reached on December 1st.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Amazon.com Inc.
fell 2.20% to $3,311.87, Costco Wholesale Corp.
fell 1.06% to $375.29, and Target Corp.
rose 0.16% to $211.61. Trading volume (6.4 M) remained 2.8 million below its 50-day average volume of 9.2 M.