Microsoft Corp. stock outperforms market on strong trading day

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Shares of Microsoft Corp. MSFT rose 2.41% to $219.28 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.18% to 3,701.17 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.15% to 30,154.54. Microsoft Corp. closed $13.58 short of its 52-week high ($232.86), which the company achieved on September 2nd.

The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Apple Inc. AAPL fell 0.05% to $127.81, Alphabet Inc. Cl A GOOGL fell 0.22% to $1,757.19, and SAP SE ADR SAP rose 1.57% to $125.00. Trading volume (34.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 27.9 M.

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