Shares of Apple Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite AAPL -0.26% inched 0.34% higher to $143.43 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index /zigman2/quotes/210598365/realtime COMP +0.08% rising 0.22% to 14,746.40 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.14% falling 0.15% to 33,919.84. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Apple Inc. closed $13.83 below its 52-week high ($157.26), which the company achieved on September 7th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT -0.16% rose 0.17% to $294.80, Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite GOOGL +0.33% rose 0.23% to $2,780.66, and International Business Machines Corp. /zigman2/quotes/203856914/composite IBM +0.04% fell 1.00% to $132.97. Trading volume (75.1 M) remained 3.6 million below its 50-day average volume of 78.7 M.