Shares of Meta Platforms Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205064656/composite FB +1.27% slid 1.14% to $306.84 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index /zigman2/quotes/210598365/realtime COMP +2.74% falling 1.92% to 15,085.47 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.10% falling 0.17% to 34,580.08. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of losses. Meta Platforms Inc. closed $77.49 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 Friday, as Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT +5.27% fell 1.97% to $323.01, Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite GOOGL +4.45% fell 0.67% to $2,840.03, and Twitter Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203180645/composite TWTR +2.33% fell 1.36% to $42.07. Trading volume (26.9 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 23.9 M.