Shares of TE Connectivity Ltd.
advanced 3.87% to $146.90 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 four-day losing streak. TE Connectivity Ltd. closed $6.64 short of its 52-week high ($153.54), which the company achieved on August 30th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as 3M Co.
rose 1.78% to $180.32, Nidec Corp. ADR
rose 3.63% to $27.00, and Amphenol Corp. Cl A
rose 2.69% to $76.43. Trading volume (1.4 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.3 M.