Shares of IHS Markit Ltd.
rose 2.56% to $122.36 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 third consecutive day of gains. IHS Markit Ltd. closed $2.87 below its 52-week high ($125.23), which the company achieved on September 23rd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as International Business Machines Corp.
rose 1.87% to $143.39, RELX PLC ADR
rose 1.52% to $30.12, and MSCI Inc.
rose 2.40% to $612.65. Trading volume (1.6 M) remained 453,912 below its 50-day average volume of 2.0 M.