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Oct. 20, 2021, 4:30 p.m. EDT

Amazon.com Inc. stock falls Wednesday, underperforms market

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Shares of Amazon.com Inc. (NAS:AMZN) sank 0.84% to $3,415.06 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) rising 0.37% to 4,536.19 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) rising 0.43% to 35,609.34. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Amazon.com Inc. closed $358.02 below its 52-week high ($3,773.08), which the company reached on July 13th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as eBay Inc. (NAS:EBAY) rose 1.67% to $75.97, Alphabet Inc. Cl A (NAS:GOOGL) fell 1.02% to $2,835.38, and Walmart Inc. (NYS:WMT) rose 0.91% to $146.00. Trading volume (2.1 M) remained 765,730 below its 50-day average volume of 2.9 M.

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