Shares of Alphabet Inc. Cl A inched 0.78% higher to $88.02 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 0.08% to 3,892.09 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.34% to 33,517.65. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Alphabet Inc. Cl A closed $63.53 below its 52-week high ($151.55), which the company reached on February 2nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Microsoft Corp. rose 0.97% to $227.12, Amazon.com Inc. rose 1.49% to $87.36, and Meta Platforms Inc. fell 0.42% to $129.47. Trading volume (28.8 M) remained 4.7 million below its 50-day average volume of 33.5 M.