Shares of Jack Henry & Associates Inc.
rallied 1.90% to $167.98 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 second consecutive day of gains. Jack Henry & Associates Inc. closed $12.00 below its 52-week high ($179.98), which the company achieved on August 18th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Broadridge Financial Solutions Inc.
rose 3.12% to $178.05, Fidelity National Information Services Inc.
rose 4.20% to $121.68, and Fiserv Inc.
rose 3.30% to $107.78. Trading volume (256,771) remained 107,910 below its 50-day average volume of 364,681.