Shares of Meta Platforms Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205064656/composite META -1.69% slumped 0.11% to $174.66 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index /zigman2/quotes/210598365/realtime COMP -1.80% rising 0.21% to 12,965.34 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -1.62% rising 0.06% to 33,999.04. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Meta Platforms Inc. closed $209.67 below its 52-week high ($384.33), which the company reached on September 1st.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT -1.27% fell 0.39% to $290.17, Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite GOOGL -1.40% rose 0.52% to $120.17, and Twitter Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203180645/composite TWTR +0.43% fell 0.30% to $43.86. Trading volume (18.7 M) remained 10.9 million below its 50-day average volume of 29.6 M.