Shares of Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT -1.27% slipped 0.26% to $292.71 Tuesday, 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 -1.72% rising 0.19% to 4,305.20 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -1.62% rising 0.71% to 34,152.01. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Microsoft Corp. closed $56.96 below 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 Tuesday, as Apple Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite AAPL -1.51% fell 0.09% to $173.03, Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite GOOGL -1.40% fell 0.31% to $121.70, and SAP SE ADR /zigman2/quotes/207905606/composite SAP -2.34% fell 1.68% to $94.20. Trading volume (17.6 M) remained 8.7 million below its 50-day average volume of 26.3 M.