Shares of Boeing Co.
slid 5.62% to $216.45 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 2.45% to 3,829.34 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 1.75% to 31,402.01. Boeing Co. closed $84.55 below its 52-week high ($301.00), which the company achieved on February 27th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Honeywell International Inc.
fell 2.53% to $204.79, Lockheed Martin Corp.
fell 1.40% to $341.69, and Northrop Grumman Corp.
rose 0.05% to $301.89. Trading volume (18.8 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 13.1 M.