CVS – CVS Health Corp. stock falls Tuesday, underperforms market

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Shares of CVS Health Corp.
CVS,
-0.73%
slipped 0.73% to $83.89 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
SPX,
-0.57%
falling 0.57% to 4,443.05 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
DJIA,
-0.84%
falling 0.84% to 34,577.57. CVS Health Corp. closed $6.72 short of its 52-week high ($90.61), which the company achieved on May 24th.

Despite its losses, the stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc.
W(BA),
-1.95%
fell 1.95% to $48.22 and Cigna Corp.
CI,
-2.61%
fell 2.61% to $203.65. Trading volume (3.9 M) remained 1.4 million below its 50-day average volume of 5.3 M.