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Shares of Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) rallied 1.04% to $318.27 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.28% to 4,726.35 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.11% to 36,290.32. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of gains. Microsoft Corp. closed $31.40 below its 52-week high ($349.67), which the company reached on November 22nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Apple Inc. (AAPL) rose 0.26% to $175.53, Alphabet Inc. Cl A (GOOGL) rose 1.21% to $2,828.61, and SAP SE ADR (SAP.XE) rose 0.98% to $140.15. Trading volume (34.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 27.1 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled Janurary 12, 2022.
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January 12, 2022 16:32 ET (21:32 GMT)
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