Shares of Roper Technologies Inc.
rallied 1.39% to $462.79 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. Roper Technologies Inc. closed $36.42 below its 52-week high ($499.21), which the company achieved on July 23rd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
rose 0.66% to $577.35, Danaher Corp.
rose 1.54% to $300.43, and General Electric Co.
rose 0.37% to $102.74. Trading volume (233,994) remained 112,574 below its 50-day average volume of 346,568.