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Shares of Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT +3.37% rallied 2.43% to $289.16 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +2.59% rising 2.13% to 4,210.24 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +2.66% rising 1.63% to 33,309.51. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Microsoft Corp. closed $60.51 below its 52-week high ($349.67), which the company achieved on November 22nd.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Apple Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite AAPL +3.08% rose 2.62% to $169.24, Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/lastsale GOOGL +3.13% rose 2.63% to $119.70, and SAP SE ADR /zigman2/quotes/207905606/composite SAP +3.31% rose 2.46% to $96.07. Trading volume (24.3 M) remained 3.0 million below its 50-day average volume of 27.3 M.

Editor's Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights, an automation technology provider, using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.

/zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 240.74
+7.84 +3.37%
Volume: 28.83M
Oct. 3, 2022 4:00p
P/E Ratio
24.96
Dividend Yield
1.13%
Market Cap
$1736.94 billion
Rev. per Employee
$897,149
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
3,678.43
+92.81 +2.59%
Volume: 2.22B
Oct. 3, 2022 4:20p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
29,490.89
+765.38 +2.66%
Volume: 320.97M
Oct. 3, 2022 4:20p
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/zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 142.45
+4.25 +3.08%
Volume: 114.13M
Oct. 3, 2022 4:00p
P/E Ratio
23.54
Dividend Yield
0.65%
Market Cap
$2220.98 billion
Rev. per Employee
$2.52M
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/zigman2/quotes/202490156/lastsale
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 98.64
+2.99 +3.13%
Volume: 27.92M
Oct. 3, 2022 4:00p
P/E Ratio
18.36
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$1250.95 billion
Rev. per Employee
$1.77M
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/zigman2/quotes/207905606/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 83.94
+2.69 +3.31%
Volume: 1.69M
Oct. 3, 2022 4:00p
P/E Ratio
21.93
Dividend Yield
1.79%
Market Cap
$97.21 billion
Rev. per Employee
$308,430
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