Shares of Rockwell Automation Inc.
slid 1.71% to $318.46 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.34% to 4,520.03 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.76% to 35,100.00. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of losses. Rockwell Automation Inc. closed $8.74 below its 52-week high ($327.20), which the company achieved on September 3rd.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Emerson Electric Co.
fell 1.62% to $103.67. Trading volume (645,231) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 543,397.