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Shares of Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) slid 7.16% to $2,142.25 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 4.04% to 3,923.68 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 3.57% to 31,490.07. Amazon.com Inc. closed $1,630.83 short of its 52-week high ($3,773.08), which the company achieved on July 13th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as eBay Inc. (EBAY) fell 4.22% to $44.94, Alphabet Inc. Cl A (GOOGL) fell 3.93% to $2,237.99, and Walmart Inc. (WMT) fell 6.79% to $122.43. Trading volume (5.4 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 4.1 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled May 18, 2022.
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May 18, 2022 16:30 ET (20:30 GMT)
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