Shares of MSCI Inc.
rallied 2.40% to $612.65 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive 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. MSCI Inc. closed $54.42 below its 52-week high ($667.07), which the company achieved on September 8th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as S&P Global Inc.
rose 2.64% to $441.78, CME Group Inc. Cl A
rose 1.37% to $207.05, and FactSet Research Systems Inc.
rose 1.20% to $414.66. Trading volume (214,828) remained 71,724 below its 50-day average volume of 286,552.