Microsoft Corp. stock rises Tuesday, still underperforms market

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Shares of Microsoft Corp. MSFT inched 0.10% higher to $217.90 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.71% to 3,726.86 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.55% to 30,391.60. Microsoft Corp. closed $14.96 short of its 52-week high ($232.86), which the company achieved on September 2nd.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Apple Inc. AAPL rose 1.24% to $131.01, Alphabet Inc. Cl A GOOGL rose 0.81% to $1,740.05, and SAP SE ADR SAP rose 0.57% to $129.98. Trading volume (22.2 M) remained 6.1 million below its 50-day average volume of 28.3 M.

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