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May 19, 2022, 4:46 p.m. EDT

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. stock outperforms competitors on strong trading day

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Shares of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. (NAS:CTSH) inched 0.51% higher to $70.32 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) falling 0.58% to 3,900.79 and Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) falling 0.75% to 31,253.13. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. closed $23.15 short of its 52-week high ($93.47), which the company reached on March 22nd.

The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Accenture PLC Cl A (NYS:ACN) fell 0.20% to $273.61, International Business Machines Corp. (NYS:IBM) fell 2.47% to $129.66, and Infosys Ltd. ADR (NYS:INFY) fell 0.80% to $18.63. Trading volume (3.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.1 M.

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