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Shares of Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT +0.98% 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 +1.47% falling 0.97% to 4,532.76 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.40% 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 +0.46% fell 2.10% to $166.23, Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite GOOGL +1.19% fell 0.65% to $2,702.33, and SAP SE ADR /zigman2/quotes/207905606/composite SAP +0.52% 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
$ 265.10
+2.58 +0.98%
Volume: 4.99M
May 26, 2022 10:32a
P/E Ratio
27.62
Dividend Yield
0.94%
Market Cap
$1963.40 billion
Rev. per Employee
$1.06M
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
4,037.04
+58.31 +1.47%
Volume: 494.25M
May 26, 2022 10:32a
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
32,569.71
+449.43 +1.40%
Volume: 70.67M
May 26, 2022 10:32a
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/zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 141.17
+0.65 +0.46%
Volume: 21.39M
May 26, 2022 10:32a
P/E Ratio
22.96
Dividend Yield
0.65%
Market Cap
$2274.34 billion
Rev. per Employee
$2.51M
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/zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 2,141.26
+25.16 +1.19%
Volume: 353,930
May 26, 2022 10:31a
P/E Ratio
19.42
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$1393.76 billion
Rev. per Employee
$1.72M
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/zigman2/quotes/207905606/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 97.83
+0.51 +0.52%
Volume: 173,314
May 26, 2022 10:31a
P/E Ratio
19.95
Dividend Yield
1.53%
Market Cap
$114.17 billion
Rev. per Employee
$308,805
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