Shares of Williams Cos.
slumped 0.77% to $24.58 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. Williams Cos. closed $0.31 short of its 52-week high ($24.89), which the company achieved on May 3rd.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Enbridge Inc.
rose 0.54% to $38.98 and Enterprise Products Partners L.P.
rose 0.92% to $23.16. Trading volume (12.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 8.2 M.