Shares of Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT +1.97% dropped 0.92% to $280.32 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.88% rising 0.09% to 32,832.54 and the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +1.96% falling 0.12% to 4,140.06. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Microsoft Corp. closed $69.35 short of its 52-week high ($349.67), which the company achieved on November 22nd.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Apple Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite AAPL -1.27% fell 0.29% to $164.87, Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/lastsale GOOGL +2.62% fell 0.14% to $117.30, and SAP SE ADR /zigman2/quotes/207905606/composite SAP +2.92% fell 0.24% to $94.33. Trading volume (17.6 M) remained 10.0 million below its 50-day average volume of 27.5 M.