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May 18, 2022, 4:31 p.m. EDT

Alphabet Inc. Cl A stock outperforms competitors despite losses on the day

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Shares of Alphabet Inc. Cl A (NAS:GOOGL) shed 3.93% to $2,237.99 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) falling 4.04% to 3,923.68 and Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) falling 3.57% to 31,490.07. Alphabet Inc. Cl A closed $792.94 short of its 52-week high ($3,030.93), which the company reached on February 2nd.

Despite its losses, the stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Apple Inc. (NAS:AAPL) fell 5.64% to $140.82, Microsoft Corp. (NAS:MSFT) fell 4.55% to $254.08, and Meta Platforms Inc. fell 5.12% to $192.24.true Trading volume (1.7 M) remained 54,166 below its 50-day average volume of 1.8 M.

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