NEW YORK (
was the worst-performing stock in the
The S&P 500 was falling almost 16 points, or 1.19%, to 1,316 on Wednesday.
Shares of Sears fell 7.74% to $53.05. It's not clear what was accounting for the decline. The retailer will report monthly sales on Thursday.
Five of the six analysts who cover Sears rated it sell; one analyst gave the stock a hold rating.
The stock has risen 64.35% year to date.
-- Written by Alexandra Zendrian
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