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Dec. 2, 2020, 4:36 p.m. EST

Amazon.com Inc. stock falls Wednesday, underperforms market

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Shares of Amazon.com Inc. AMZN slumped 0.51% to $3,203.53 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.18% to 3,669.01 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.20% to 29,883.79. Amazon.com Inc. closed $348.72 short of its 52-week high ($3,552.25), which the company reached on September 2nd.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Microsoft Corp. MSFT fell 0.39% to $215.37, Alphabet Inc. Cl A GOOGL rose 1.65% to $1,824.97, and Walmart Inc. WMT fell 1.39% to $150.52. Trading volume (3.1 M) remained 1.7 million below its 50-day average volume of 4.8 M.

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