Shares in Novavax Inc.
fell 9.34% to $ 262.70 on Tuesday on what turned out to be an all-round mixed stock market session with the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.20% to 31,522.75 and the NASDAQ Composite Index
decreasing 0.34% to 14,047.50. This was the stock’s fifth consecutive day of losses. Novavax Inc. closed $ 68.98 below the 52-week high ($ 331.68) that the company reached on February 9th.
The stock underperformed some of its competitors on Tuesday when Stampede Drilling Inc.
rose 5.56% to $ 0.19. Trading volume (4.4 million) remained 372,164 below the average volume of 50 days of 4.8 million.