Shares of Facebook Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/205064656/composite FB +0.95% slipped 0.56% to $356.30 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index /zigman2/quotes/210598365/realtime COMP -0.47% falling 0.71% to 14,672.68 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.12% falling 0.42% to 34,935.47. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Facebook Inc. Cl A closed $21.25 below its 52-week high ($377.55), which the company achieved on July 28th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT -0.79% fell 0.55% to $284.91, Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite GOOGL +0.37% fell 0.77% to $2,694.53, and Twitter Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203180645/composite TWTR -0.07% fell 0.88% to $69.75. Trading volume (15.9 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 15.4 M.