Shares of Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. ODFL, +0.59% slipped 1.26% to $356.27 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, -0.26% falling 0.30% to 4,778.73 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.16% falling 0.25% to 36,398.08. The stock’s fall snapped a six-day winning streak. Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. closed $17.31 below its 52-week high ($373.58), which the company achieved on December 7th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as FedEx Corp. FDX, +0.03% rose 0.42% to $258.56, J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. JBHT, +0.33% fell 0.98% to $203.73, and Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc. Cl A KNX, +0.31% fell 1.46% to $60.75. Trading volume (244,058) remained 358,833 below its 50-day average volume of 602,891.