Shares of Apple Inc. AAPL,
slipped 1.46% to $134.51 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index COMP,
falling 0.97% to 10,705.41 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA,
falling 0.85% to 32,920.46. This was the stock’s third consecutive day of losses. Apple Inc. closed $48.43 short of 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 Friday, as Microsoft Corp. MSFT,
fell 1.73% to $244.69, Alphabet Inc. Cl C GOOG,
fell 0.37% to $90.86, and Alphabet Inc. Cl A GOOGL,
fell 0.66% to $90.26. Trading volume (149.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 82.7 M.