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July 30, 2021, 4:31 p.m. EDT

Microsoft Corp. stock underperforms Friday when compared to competitors

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Shares of Microsoft Corp. (NAS:MSFT) dropped 0.55% to $284.91 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) falling 0.54% to 4,395.26 and Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) falling 0.42% to 34,935.47. Microsoft Corp. closed $5.24 below its 52-week high ($290.15), which the company reached on July 28th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Apple Inc. (NAS:AAPL) rose 0.15% to $145.86, Alphabet Inc. Cl A (NAS:GOOGL) fell 0.77% to $2,694.53, and SAP SE ADR (NYS:SAP) fell 0.43% to $143.72. Trading volume (20.1 M) remained 2.9 million below its 50-day average volume of 23.1 M.

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