Shares of Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc.
shed 2.22% to $94.41 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 1.89% to 4,397.94 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 1.30% to 34,265.37. This was the stock’s sixth consecutive day of losses. Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. closed $19.60 below its 52-week high ($114.01), which the company reached on May 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Masco Corp.
fell 1.35% to $64.26, Armstrong World Industries Inc.
fell 2.49% to $102.58, and American Woodmark Corp.
fell 0.37% to $59.63. Trading volume (794,568) remained 11,268 below its 50-day average volume of 805,836.