Shares of Tesla Inc.
shed 1.10% to $845.00 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index
falling 0.12% to 13,112.64 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.22% to 30,991.52. The stock’s fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Tesla Inc. closed $39.49 short of its 52-week high ($884.49), which the company reached on January 8th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Toyota Motor Corp. ADR
rose 0.46% to $151.34, General Motors Co.
rose 5.75% to $51.53, and Honda Motor Co. Ltd. ADR
rose 0.78% to $28.25. Trading volume (31.0 M) remained 15.8 million below its 50-day average volume of 46.8 M.