Shares of Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/lastsale GOOGL +0.35% shed 2.22% to $2,607.03 Friday, 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 +0.39% falling 1.89% to 4,397.94 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.28% falling 1.30% to 34,265.37. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of losses. Alphabet Inc. Cl A closed $412.30 below its 52-week high ($3,019.33), which the company achieved on November 19th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Apple Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite AAPL +0.79% fell 1.28% to $162.41, Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT +0.76% fell 1.85% to $296.03, and Meta Platforms Inc. fell 4.23% to $303.17. Trading volume (2.8 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.4 M.