Shares of Home Depot Inc.
slid 1.12% to $320.01 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.25% to 4,163.29 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.16% to 34,327.79. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of losses. Home Depot Inc. closed $25.68 below its 52-week high ($345.69), which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Lowe’s Cos.
fell 2.40% to $194.13, Kingfisher PLC ADR
fell 0.29% to $10.47, and Builders FirstSource Inc.
rose 0.04% to $47.95. Trading volume (4.4 M) remained 88,505 below its 50-day average volume of 4.4 M.