Shares of United Rentals Inc. URI, -1.75% shed 1.75% to $339.71 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, -0.13% falling 0.13% to 4,514.07 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.20% falling 0.20% to 35,031.07. This was the stock’s third consecutive day of losses. United Rentals Inc. closed $24.59 below its 52-week high ($364.30), which the company achieved on August 12th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Fastenal Co. FAST, -0.24% fell 0.24% to $53.88, Oshkosh Corp. OSK, -0.96% fell 0.96% to $110.40, and Terex Corp. TEX, -2.72% fell 2.72% to $46.79. Trading volume (573,775) remained 49,757 below its 50-day average volume of 623,532.