Oct. 20, 2021, 4:31 p.m. EDT

Microsoft Corp. stock underperforms Wednesday when compared to competitors

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Shares of Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT +2.68% slipped 0.27% to $307.41 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 +2.07% rising 0.37% to 4,536.19 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.40% rising 0.43% to 35,609.34. The stock's fall snapped a five-day winning streak. Microsoft Corp. closed $1.89 short of its 52-week high ($309.30), which the company reached on October 19th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Apple Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite AAPL +3.54% rose 0.34% to $149.26, Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite GOOGL +2.87% fell 1.02% to $2,835.38, and SAP SE ADR /zigman2/quotes/207905606/composite SAP +1.44% fell 0.53% to $143.65. Trading volume (16.4 M) remained 6.3 million below its 50-day average volume of 22.7 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
$ 334.92
+8.73 +2.68%
Volume: 31.02M
Dec. 7, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
37.44
Dividend Yield
0.74%
Market Cap
$2449.03 billion
Rev. per Employee
$928,663
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
4,686.75
+95.08 +2.07%
Volume: 2.48B
Dec. 7, 2021 5:05p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
35,719.43
+492.40 +1.40%
Volume: 482.89M
Dec. 7, 2021 5:05p
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/zigman2/quotes/202934861/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 171.18
+5.86 +3.54%
Volume: 120.41M
Dec. 7, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
30.53
Dividend Yield
0.51%
Market Cap
$2712.31 billion
Rev. per Employee
$2.38M
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/zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 2,945.39
+82.29 +2.87%
Volume: 1.61M
Dec. 7, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
28.37
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$1904.50 billion
Rev. per Employee
$1.35M
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/zigman2/quotes/207905606/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 134.50
+1.91 +1.44%
Volume: 819,875
Dec. 7, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
23.28
Dividend Yield
2.14%
Market Cap
$154.62 billion
Rev. per Employee
$304,253
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