Apple Inc. stock falls Friday, still outperforms market


Shares of Apple Inc.
AAPL,
-1.17%

slid 1.17% to $161.84 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index
COMP,
-1.92%

falling 1.92% to 15,085.47 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
DJIA,
-0.17%

falling 0.17% to 34,580.08. This was the stock’s third consecutive day of losses. Apple Inc. closed $8.46 short of its 52-week high ($170.30), which the company reached on December 1st.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Microsoft Corp.
MSFT,
-1.97%

fell 1.97% to $323.01, Alphabet Inc. Cl A
GOOGL,
-0.67%

fell 0.67% to $2,840.03, and International Business Machines Corp.
IBM,
+1.66%

rose 1.66% to $118.84. Trading volume (117.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 80.2 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.



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