Shares of Alphabet Inc. Cl A GOOGL, +1.74% advanced 1.74% to $1,535.12 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, +0.52% rising 0.52% to 3,401.20 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.00% rising 0.01% to 27,995.60. The stock’s rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Alphabet Inc. Cl A closed $190.98 short of its 52-week high ($1,726.10), which the company reached on September 2nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Apple Inc. AAPL, +0.16% rose 0.16% to $115.54, Microsoft Corp. MSFT, +1.64% rose 1.64% to $208.78, and Facebook Inc. Cl A FB, +2.35% rose 2.36% to $272.42. Trading volume (1.1 M) remained 540,246 below its 50-day average volume of 1.7 M.