Shares of Apple Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite AAPL -2.11% slid 3.67% to $140.09 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index /zigman2/quotes/210598365/realtime COMP -0.59% falling 3.80% to 10,652.40 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.0091% falling 2.11% to 29,296.79. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Apple Inc. closed $42.85 short of 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 Friday, as Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT -0.59% fell 5.09% to $234.24, Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/lastsale GOOGL -0.90% fell 2.70% to $98.68, and International Business Machines Corp. /zigman2/quotes/203856914/composite IBM +0.21% fell 2.79% to $118.82. Trading volume (85.4 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 82.6 M.