Shares of Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/lastsale GOOGL -0.54% advanced 3.13% to $98.64 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.12% rising 2.59% to 3,678.43 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.10% rising 2.66% to 29,490.89. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Alphabet Inc. Cl A closed $52.91 below its 52-week high ($151.55), which the company reached on February 2nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Apple Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite AAPL -0.34% rose 3.08% to $142.45 and Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT +0.13% rose 3.37% to $240.74. Trading volume (27.7 M) remained 66,831 below its 50-day average volume of 27.8 M.