Shares of Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. ODFL,
slid 2.51% to $ 262.56 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX,
falling 0.97% to 4,481.15 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA,
falling 0.42% to 34,496.51. This was the stock’s sixth consecutive day of losses. Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. closed $ 111.02 short of 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 Wednesday, as FedEx Corp. FDX,
fell 3.33% to $ 204.00, JB Hunt Transport Services Inc. JBHT,
fell 1.37% to $ 170.71, and Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc. Cl A KNX,
rose 1.10% to $ 45.92. Trading volume (1.4 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 873,510.