Shares of Accenture PLC Cl A ACN rallied 1.02% to $249.51 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 1.95% to 3,841.94 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 1.85% to 31,496.30. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Accenture PLC Cl A closed $21.67 below its 52-week high ($271.18), which the company reached on December 17th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as SAP SE ADR SAP rose 0.85% to $123.08, International Business Machines Corp. IBM rose 2.26% to $122.83, and Infosys Ltd. ADR INFY rose 0.61% to $18.28. Trading volume (3.1 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.8 M.