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Meta Platforms Inc. stock outperforms market despite losses on the day

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Shares of Meta Platforms Inc. (NAS:FB) slid 1.14% to $306.84 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index (NASDAQ:COMP) falling 1.92% to 15,085.47 and Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) falling 0.17% to 34,580.08. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of losses. Meta Platforms Inc. closed $77.49 below its 52-week high ($384.33), which the company reached on September 1st.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Microsoft Corp. (NAS:MSFT) fell 1.97% to $323.01, Alphabet Inc. Cl A (NAS:GOOGL) fell 0.67% to $2,840.03, and Twitter Inc. (NYS:TWTR) fell 1.36% to $42.07. Trading volume (26.9 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 23.9 M.

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