Shares of Facebook Inc. Cl A FB, -0.29% slipped 0.30% to $265.93 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.39% rising 0.39% to 28,606.31 and the NASDAQ Composite Index COMP, -0.36% falling 0.36% to 11,671.56. This was the stock’s third consecutive day of losses. Facebook Inc. Cl A closed $38.74 short of its 52-week high ($304.67), which the company reached on August 26th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Microsoft Corp. MSFT, remained unchanged, Alphabet Inc. Cl A GOOGL, +0.78% rose 0.79% to $1,567.70, and Twitter Inc. TWTR, -0.47% fell 0.48% to $45.81. Trading volume (16.2 M) remained 7.4 million below its 50-day average volume of 23.5 M.