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Shares of Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT +3.20% inched 0.22% higher to $303.33 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +1.86% falling 0.97% to 4,532.76 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.98% falling 0.96% to 35,028.65. Microsoft Corp. closed $46.34 short of its 52-week high ($349.67), which the company reached 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 +4.01% fell 2.10% to $166.23, Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite GOOGL +2.37% fell 0.65% to $2,702.33, and SAP SE ADR /zigman2/quotes/207905606/composite SAP +2.46% rose 0.51% to $136.79. Trading volume (45.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 28.5 M.

Editor's Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights, an automation technology provider, using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.

/zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 260.65
+8.09 +3.20%
Volume: 33.18M
May 23, 2022 4:00p
P/E Ratio
27.19
Dividend Yield
0.95%
Market Cap
$1888.90 billion
Rev. per Employee
$1.06M
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
3,973.75
+72.39 +1.86%
Volume: 2.39B
May 23, 2022 5:43p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
31,880.24
+618.34 +1.98%
Volume: 405.83M
May 23, 2022 5:43p
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/zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 143.11
+5.52 +4.01%
Volume: 117.73M
May 23, 2022 4:00p
P/E Ratio
23.26
Dividend Yield
0.64%
Market Cap
$2226.92 billion
Rev. per Employee
$2.51M
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/zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 2,229.76
+51.60 +2.37%
Volume: 1.86M
May 23, 2022 4:00p
P/E Ratio
20.17
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$1436.95 billion
Rev. per Employee
$1.72M
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/zigman2/quotes/207905606/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 99.83
+2.40 +2.46%
Volume: 1.69M
May 23, 2022 4:00p
P/E Ratio
20.33
Dividend Yield
1.53%
Market Cap
$114.60 billion
Rev. per Employee
$308,805
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