Shares of Apple Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite AAPL -3.00% dropped 0.29% to $164.87 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -1.71% rising 0.09% to 32,832.54 and the NASDAQ Composite Index /zigman2/quotes/210598365/realtime COMP -1.51% falling 0.10% to 12,644.46. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Apple Inc. closed $18.07 below its 52-week high ($182.94), which the company reached on January 4th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT -1.94% fell 0.92% to $280.32, Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite GOOGL -1.82% fell 0.14% to $117.30, and International Business Machines Corp. /zigman2/quotes/203856914/composite IBM -2.32% rose 0.10% to $132.61. Trading volume (60.1 M) remained 17.9 million below its 50-day average volume of 77.9 M.