Shares of Akamai Technologies Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203072268/composite AKAM +2.82% inched 0.14% higher to $95.50 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +3.06% falling 3.20% to 3,991.24 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +2.68% falling 1.99% to 32,245.70. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Akamai Technologies Inc. closed $27.75 short of its 52-week high ($123.25), which the company achieved on April 21st.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite GOOGL +5.11% fell 2.80% to $2,250.22, Amazon.com Inc. /zigman2/quotes/210331248/composite AMZN +3.58% fell 5.21% to $2,175.78, and Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT +3.41% fell 3.69% to $264.58. Trading volume (3.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.7 M.