Shares of DXC Technology Co.
jumped 15.99% to $34.16 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 1.99% to 4,057.84 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.61% to 32,637.19. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. DXC Technology Co. closed $10.02 short of its 52-week high ($44.18), which the company achieved on August 3rd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Microsoft Corp.
rose 1.29% to $265.90, Accenture PLC Cl A
rose 4.26% to $291.55, and International Business Machines Corp.
rose 1.86% to $136.89. Trading volume (5.6 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.9 M.