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Oct. 27, 2021, 4:31 p.m. EDT

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Shares of Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT -2.44% rallied 4.21% to $323.17 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -2.27% falling 0.51% to 4,551.68 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -2.53% falling 0.74% to 35,490.69. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Microsoft Corp. hit a new 52-week high, surpassing its previous peak of $312.40, which the company achieved on October 26th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Apple Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite AAPL -3.17% fell 0.31% to $148.85, Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite GOOGL -2.69% rose 4.96% to $2,924.35, and SAP SE ADR /zigman2/quotes/207905606/composite SAP -2.23% fell 0.58% to $144.88. Trading volume (52.3 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 22.8 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
$ 329.68
-8.23 -2.44%
Volume: 24.22M
Nov. 26, 2021 1:00p
P/E Ratio
36.85
Dividend Yield
0.75%
Market Cap
$2537.02 billion
Rev. per Employee
$928,663
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
4,594.62
-106.84 -2.27%
Volume: 2.10B
Nov. 26, 2021 2:12p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
34,899.34
-905.04 -2.53%
Volume: 325.39M
Nov. 26, 2021 2:12p
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/zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 156.81
-5.13 -3.17%
Volume: 76.96M
Nov. 26, 2021 1:00p
P/E Ratio
27.97
Dividend Yield
0.56%
Market Cap
$2656.85 billion
Rev. per Employee
$2.38M
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/zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 2,843.66
-78.74 -2.69%
Volume: 1.52M
Nov. 26, 2021 1:00p
P/E Ratio
27.39
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$1943.71 billion
Rev. per Employee
$1.35M
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/zigman2/quotes/207905606/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 130.68
-2.98 -2.23%
Volume: 536,460
Nov. 26, 2021 1:10p
P/E Ratio
22.62
Dividend Yield
2.20%
Market Cap
$157.09 billion
Rev. per Employee
$304,253
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