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Dec. 2, 2020, 4:30 p.m. EST

Microsoft Corp. stock falls Wednesday, underperforms market

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Shares of Microsoft Corp. MSFT sank 0.39% to $215.37 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable 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. Microsoft Corp. closed $17.49 below its 52-week high ($232.86), which the company achieved on September 2nd.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Apple Inc. AAPL rose 0.29% to $123.08, Alphabet Inc. Cl A GOOGL rose 1.65% to $1,824.97, and SAP SE ADR SAP fell 0.42% to $122.50. Trading volume (23.1 M) remained 5.2 million below its 50-day average volume of 28.4 M.

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