Shares of Apple Inc.
shed 1.80% to $136.72 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index
falling 1.33% to 11,028.74 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.82% to 30,775.43. Apple Inc. closed $46.22 below its 52-week high ($182.94), which the company achieved on January 4th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Microsoft Corp.
fell 1.32% to $256.83, Alphabet Inc. Cl A
fell 2.45% to $2,179.26, and International Business Machines Corp.
rose 0.34% to $141.19. Trading volume (98.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 98.0 M.