Shares of Amazon.com Inc. AMZN slipped 1.06% to $3,201.65 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.35% to 3,709.41 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.41% to 30,179.05. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of losses. Amazon.com Inc. closed $350.60 short of its 52-week high ($3,552.25), which the company achieved on September 2nd.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Microsoft Corp. MSFT fell 0.38% to $218.59, Alphabet Inc. Cl A GOOGL fell 0.82% to $1,726.22, and Walmart Inc. WMT fell 0.10% to $145.95. Trading volume (5.8 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 4.5 M.