Shares of Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc.
slipped 2.13% to $164.18 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.19% to 4,195.99 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.03% to 34,323.05. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of losses. Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc. closed $16.18 short of its 52-week high ($180.36), which the company achieved on April 29th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Johnson & Johnson
fell 0.59% to $169.07, Stryker Corp.
fell 1.70% to $252.43, and Smith & Nephew PLC ADR
rose 0.18% to $43.94. Trading volume (1.4 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 934,792.