Shares of Nielsen Holdings PLC
rose 1.86% to $19.68 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. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Nielsen Holdings PLC closed $8.74 below its 52-week high ($28.42), which the company reached on May 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Gartner Inc.
rose 1.28% to $310.31, comScore Inc.
rose 0.80% to $3.76, and Alliance Data Systems Corp.
rose 2.59% to $98.99. Trading volume (3.8 M) remained 137,202 below its 50-day average volume of 3.9 M.