Shares of Microsoft Corp.
slumped 0.97% to $217.49 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.66% to 3,799.61 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.29% to 31,008.69. The stock‘s fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Microsoft Corp. closed $15.37 short of its 52-week high ($232.86), which the company reached on September 2nd.
Despite its losses, the stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as Apple Inc.
fell 2.32% to $128.98, Alphabet Inc. Cl A
fell 2.31% to $1,756.29, and SAP SE ADR
fell 1.42% to $129.30.true Trading volume (22.7 M) remained 5.0 million below its 50-day average volume of 27.7 M.