Stock in Microsoft dropped $3-1/2 to $50-1/4 on the Nasdaq where on Monday it was the second most
heavily traded issue. The last time the Microsoft price level was lower was on
Oct. 20, 1998, when it fell to $49-13/16. The value of Microsoft shares has
dropped almost 60 percent from December 1999, when the level had climbed to
$119-15/16. - Ted Williams
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