Shares of Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT +0.11% sank 0.15% to $330.08 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.28% falling 1.18% to 4,513.04 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.29% falling 1.34% to 34,022.04. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Microsoft Corp. closed $19.59 short of its 52-week high ($349.67), which the company achieved on November 22nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Apple Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite AAPL -0.49% fell 0.32% to $164.77, Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite GOOGL +0.35% fell 0.60% to $2,821.03, and SAP SE ADR /zigman2/quotes/207905606/composite SAP -1.53% rose 1.07% to $129.81. Trading volume (32.6 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 24.7 M.