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Shares of Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) slipped 0.99% to $297.25 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 0.46% to 4,493.28 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.43% to 34,879.38. Microsoft Corp. closed $8.59 below its 52-week high ($305.84), which the company achieved on August 20th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Apple Inc. (AAPL) fell 0.67% to $154.07, Alphabet Inc. Cl A (GOOGL) fell 0.10% to $2,870.82, and SAP SE ADR (SAP.XE) fell 0.72% to $145.68. Trading volume (19.9 M) remained 1.5 million below its 50-day average volume of 21.4 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled September 9, 2021.
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September 09, 2021 16:31 ET (20:31 GMT)
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