Shares of ServiceNow Inc.
advanced 2.13% to $653.03 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable 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. ServiceNow Inc. closed $28.07 below its 52-week high ($681.10), which the company achieved on September 3rd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Microsoft Corp.
rose 2.17% to $302.75, Qualcomm Inc.
rose 2.90% to $128.66, and International Business Machines Corp.
rose 1.87% to $143.39. Trading volume (1.3 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 958,961.