Dec. 8, 2021, 4:31 p.m. EST

Microsoft Corp. stock rises Wednesday, still underperforms market

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Shares of Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT +4.90% inched 0.01% higher to $334.97 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +1.61% rising 0.31% to 4,701.21 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.05% rising 0.10% to 35,754.75. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Microsoft Corp. closed $14.70 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 +1.95% rose 2.28% to $175.08, Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite GOOGL +3.79% rose 0.62% to $2,963.73, and SAP SE ADR /zigman2/quotes/207905606/composite SAP +0.77% rose 0.01% to $134.52. Trading volume (24.7 M) remained 349,920 below its 50-day average volume of 25.0 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
$ 302.63
+14.14 +4.90%
Volume: 43.88M
Jan. 26, 2022 12:23p
P/E Ratio
32.03
Dividend Yield
0.82%
Market Cap
$2162.77 billion
Rev. per Employee
$1.02M
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
4,426.41
+69.96 +1.61%
Volume: 1.12B
Jan. 26, 2022 12:23p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
34,658.07
+360.34 +1.05%
Volume: 204.59M
Jan. 26, 2022 12:23p
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/zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 162.89
+3.11 +1.95%
Volume: 37.83M
Jan. 26, 2022 12:23p
P/E Ratio
29.05
Dividend Yield
0.54%
Market Cap
$2609.91 billion
Rev. per Employee
$2.38M
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/zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 2,635.00
+96.30 +3.79%
Volume: 940,306
Jan. 26, 2022 12:23p
P/E Ratio
25.33
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$1683.83 billion
Rev. per Employee
$1.77M
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/zigman2/quotes/207905606/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 133.34
+1.02 +0.77%
Volume: 616,735
Jan. 26, 2022 12:22p
P/E Ratio
23.04
Dividend Yield
2.16%
Market Cap
$155.09 billion
Rev. per Employee
$321,257
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