Shares of Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT -2.44% rallied 1.01% to $307.29 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -2.27% rising 0.34% to 4,486.46 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -2.53% falling 0.10% to 35,258.61. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of gains. Microsoft Corp. hit a new 52-week high, surpassing its previous peak of $305.84, which the company achieved on August 20th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Apple Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite AAPL -3.17% rose 1.18% to $146.55, Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite GOOGL -2.69% rose 1.00% to $2,855.56, and SAP SE ADR /zigman2/quotes/207905606/composite SAP -2.23% fell 0.45% to $145.37. Trading volume (22.5 M) remained 89,439 below its 50-day average volume of 22.6 M.