Shares of Apple Inc.
slipped 1.33% to $134.87 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index
falling 0.38% to 12,850.22 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.22% to 30,335.67. The stock’s fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Apple Inc. closed $3.11 short of its 52-week high ($137.98), which the company reached on September 2nd.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Microsoft Corp.
fell 0.36% to $224.15, Alphabet Inc. Cl A
fell 0.91% to $1,757.76, and International Business Machines Corp.
fell 0.82% to $123.80. Trading volume (120.1 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 106.7 M.