Shares of Amcor PLC
advanced 2.06% to $11.91 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable 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 third consecutive day of gains. Amcor PLC closed $1.01 short of its 52-week high ($12.92), which the company reached on August 25th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Ball Corp.
rose 1.37% to $92.02, Avery Dennison Corp.
rose 1.12% to $207.73, and Packaging Corp. of America
rose 1.36% to $139.11. Trading volume (3.8 M) remained 1.6 million below its 50-day average volume of 5.4 M.