Microsoft Corp. stock falls Wednesday, underperforms market

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Shares of Microsoft Corp. MSFT shed 1.95% to $211.80 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.79% to 3,672.82 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.35% to 30,068.81. Microsoft Corp. closed $21.06 short of its 52-week high ($232.86), which the company achieved on September 2nd.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Apple Inc. AAPL fell 2.09% to $121.78, Alphabet Inc. Cl A GOOGL fell 1.85% to $1,777.86, and SAP SE ADR SAP fell 0.81% to $122.98. Trading volume (32.1 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 27.8 M.

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