Shares of Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite GOOGL +0.35% slumped 0.60% to $2,821.03 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.28% falling 1.18% to 4,513.04 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.29% falling 1.34% to 34,022.04. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Alphabet Inc. Cl A closed $198.30 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 Wednesday, as Apple Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite AAPL -0.49% fell 0.32% to $164.77, Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT +0.11% fell 0.15% to $330.08, and Meta Platforms Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205064656/composite FB +1.83% fell 4.27% to $310.60. Trading volume (1.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.6 M.