Genuine Parts Co. stock falls Tuesday, underperforms market

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Shares of Genuine Parts Co. GPC, -0.16% slumped 0.12% to $136.85 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, -0.24% rising 0.39% to 4,700.90 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.63% rising 0.15% to 36,142.22. The stock’s fall snapped a three-day winning streak. Genuine Parts Co. closed $0.31 short of its 52-week high ($137.16), which the company achieved on November 15th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as O’Reilly Automotive Inc. ORLY, -1.15% rose 0.34% to $652.00, Advance Auto Parts Inc. AAP, -1.13% fell 2.57% to $235.69, and LKQ Corp. LKQ, +0.02% rose 0.31% to $59.05. Trading volume (391,286) remained 155,786 below its 50-day average volume of 547,072.

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