Shares of Meta Platforms Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205064656/composite FB +0.89% rose 3.59% to $317.87 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index /zigman2/quotes/210598365/realtime COMP +1.66% rising 0.93% to 15,225.15 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.71% rising 1.87% to 35,227.03. The stock's rise snapped a four-day losing streak. Meta Platforms Inc. closed $66.46 short of 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 Monday, as Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT +1.36% rose 0.98% to $326.19, Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite GOOGL +2.34% rose 0.81% to $2,863.10, and Twitter Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203180645/composite TWTR +2.87% rose 5.70% to $44.47. Trading volume (21.5 M) remained 2.1 million below its 50-day average volume of 23.6 M.