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Facebook Inc. Cl A stock falls Wednesday, underperforms market

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Shares of Facebook Inc. Cl A slid 1.21% to $377.57 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index falling 0.57% to 15,286.64 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.20% to 35,031.07. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Facebook Inc. Cl A closed $6.76 short of its 52-week high ($384.33), which the company reached on September 1st.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Microsoft Corp. rose 0.01% to $300.21, Alphabet Inc. Cl A fell 0.41% to $2,873.82, and Twitter Inc. fell 4.17% to $62.27. Trading volume (11.0 M) remained 1.9 million below its 50-day average volume of 12.9 M.

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