Shares of DXC Technology Co. DXC advanced 5.01% to $24.95 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.88% to 3,699.12 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.83% to 30,218.26. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of gains. DXC Technology Co. closed $13.42 below its 52-week high ($38.37), which the company reached on January 2nd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Microsoft Corp. MSFT rose 0.06% to $214.36, Accenture PLC Cl A ACN rose 1.40% to $253.44, and International Business Machines Corp. IBM rose 2.90% to $127.20. Trading volume (3.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.5 M.