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Shares of Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) inched 0.17% higher to $284.00 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.16% to 4,359.46 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.26% to 34,390.72. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Microsoft Corp. closed $21.84 below its 52-week high ($305.84), which the company reached on August 20th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Apple Inc. (AAPL) rose 0.65% to $142.83, Alphabet Inc. Cl A (GOOGL) fell 1.09% to $2,687.07, and SAP SE ADR (SAP.XE) fell 0.89% to $136.34. Trading volume (26.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 21.7 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled September 29, 2021.
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September 29, 2021 16:32 ET (20:32 GMT)
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