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May 20, 2022, 4:31 p.m. EDT

Alphabet Inc. Cl A stock falls Friday, underperforms market

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Shares of Alphabet Inc. Cl A (NAS:GOOGL) slid 1.34% to $2,178.16 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) rising 0.01% to 3,901.36 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) rising 0.03% to 31,261.90. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Alphabet Inc. Cl A closed $852.77 short of its 52-week high ($3,030.93), which the company achieved on February 2nd.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Apple Inc. (NAS:AAPL) rose 0.17% to $137.59, Microsoft Corp. (NAS:MSFT) fell 0.23% to $252.56, and Meta Platforms Inc. rose 1.18% to $193.54. Trading volume (2.4 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.8 M.

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