Shares of Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite GOOGL -1.30% slipped 0.21% to $101.43 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.75% falling 0.20% to 3,783.28 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.55% falling 0.14% to 30,273.87. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Alphabet Inc. Cl A closed $50.12 below its 52-week high ($151.55), which the company achieved on February 2nd.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Apple Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite AAPL +1.21% rose 0.21% to $146.40 and Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT +1.24% rose 0.13% to $249.20. Trading volume (22.1 M) remained 5.2 million below its 50-day average volume of 27.3 M.