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Sept. 23, 2021, 4:31 p.m. EDT

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Shares of Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT -0.51% inched 0.33% higher to $299.56 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.11% rising 1.21% to 4,448.98 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.21% rising 1.48% to 34,764.82. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Microsoft Corp. closed $6.28 short of its 52-week high ($305.84), which the company reached on August 20th.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Apple Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite AAPL -0.53% rose 0.67% to $146.83, Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite GOOGL -3.04% rose 0.66% to $2,824.32, and SAP SE ADR /zigman2/quotes/207905606/composite SAP +1.66% rose 2.18% to $144.88. Trading volume (18.2 M) remained 3.7 million below its 50-day average volume of 21.9 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
$ 309.16
-1.60 -0.51%
Volume: 17.45M
Oct. 22, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
38.38
Dividend Yield
0.80%
Market Cap
$2321.14 billion
Rev. per Employee
$928,663
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
4,544.90
-4.88 -0.11%
Volume: 1.82B
Oct. 22, 2021 5:04p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
35,677.02
+73.94 +0.21%
Volume: 349.08M
Oct. 22, 2021 5:04p
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/zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 148.69
-0.79 -0.53%
Volume: 58.88M
Oct. 22, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
29.12
Dividend Yield
0.59%
Market Cap
$2457.87 billion
Rev. per Employee
$1.86M
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/zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 2,751.33
-86.39 -3.04%
Volume: 2.53M
Oct. 22, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
29.83
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$1841.24 billion
Rev. per Employee
$1.35M
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/zigman2/quotes/207905606/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 141.78
+2.32 +1.66%
Volume: 764,817
Oct. 22, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
23.97
Dividend Yield
2.03%
Market Cap
$166.62 billion
Rev. per Employee
$304,253
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