Shares of Meta Platforms Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205064656/composite META +5.36% inched 0.22% higher to $180.89 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index /zigman2/quotes/210598365/realtime COMP +2.05% rising 0.62% to 13,128.05 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.88% rising 0.45% to 33,912.44. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Meta Platforms Inc. closed $203.44 below its 52-week high ($384.33), which the company reached on September 1st.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT +1.97% rose 0.53% to $293.47, Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite GOOGL +2.62% rose 0.33% to $122.08, and Twitter Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203180645/composite TWTR +2.76% rose 0.54% to $44.50. Trading volume (15.8 M) remained 14.3 million below its 50-day average volume of 30.1 M.