Shares of Mastercard Inc.
sank 0.20% to $353.85 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.48% to 3,811.15 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 1.50% to 30,932.37. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of losses. Mastercard Inc. closed $14.94 short of its 52-week high ($368.79), which the company reached on February 24th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Amazon.com Inc.
rose 1.17% to $3,092.93, Visa Inc. Cl A
fell 0.64% to $212.39, and Verizon Communications Inc.
fell 2.12% to $55.30. Trading volume (4.9 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 4.2 M.