Shares of Accenture PLC Cl A
rose 2.68% to $339.04 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 1.71% to 4,438.26 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.56% to 34,912.56. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of gains. Accenture PLC Cl A closed $6.48 short of its 52-week high ($345.52), which the company reached on September 10th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as SAP SE ADR
rose 2.39% to $145.04, International Business Machines Corp.
rose 1.87% to $143.39, and Infosys Ltd. ADR
rose 0.26% to $22.71. Trading volume (1.6 M) remained 145,304 below its 50-day average volume of 1.8 M.