Shares of CVS Health Corp. CVS, -1.15% slid 3.11% to $104.68 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, -0.46% rising 1.23% to 4,631.60 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.13% rising 0.97% to 35,294.19. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of losses. CVS Health Corp. closed $6.57 below its 52-week high ($111.25), which the company reached on February 8th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. WBA, 0.08% rose 1.34% to $47.82 and Cigna Corp. CI, 0.70% fell 0.13% to $243.34. Trading volume (8.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 6.6 M.