Shares of Zynga Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/209662259/composite ZNGA -1.18% shed 1.40% to $10.53 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index /zigman2/quotes/210598365/realtime COMP -0.52% rising 0.98% to 14,701.92 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.21% rising 1.30% to 34,870.16. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Zynga Inc. Cl A closed $1.79 below its 52-week high ($12.32), which the company reached on February 19th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT -1.73% rose 0.19% to $277.94, Electronic Arts Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206954087/composite EA +1.60% rose 0.38% to $140.99, and Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204008930/composite TTWO +0.88% fell 0.18% to $170.37. Trading volume (24.6 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 13.8 M.