Shares of Apple Inc. inched 0.39% higher to $149.55 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.76% to 34,869.63 and the NASDAQ Composite Index falling 0.07% to 15,105.58. The stock’s rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Apple Inc. closed $7.71 below its 52-week high ($157.26), which the company achieved on September 7th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Microsoft Corp. rose 0.43% to $296.99, Alphabet Inc. Cl A rose 1.03% to $2,846.65, and International Business Machines Corp. rose 0.82% to $138.15. Trading volume (97.8 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 77.9 M.