Shares of Zynga Inc. Cl A
rose 1.35% to $7.53 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index
rising 1.73% to 14,823.43 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.56% to 34,912.56. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Zynga Inc. Cl A closed $4.79 below its 52-week high ($12.32), which the company achieved on February 19th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Microsoft Corp.
rose 2.17% to $302.75, Electronic Arts Inc.
fell 0.54% to $135.71, and Take-Two Interactive Software Inc.
fell 0.72% to $169.38. Trading volume (11.1 M) remained 12.3 million below its 50-day average volume of 23.4 M.