Shares of DXC Technology Co. DXC advanced 2.48% to $24.84 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.79% to 3,672.82 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.35% to 30,068.81. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. DXC Technology Co. closed $13.53 below its 52-week high ($38.37), which the company achieved on January 2nd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Microsoft Corp. MSFT fell 1.95% to $211.80, Accenture PLC Cl A ACN fell 1.24% to $246.77, and International Business Machines Corp. IBM rose 0.86% to $126.79. Trading volume (1.9 M) remained 584,023 below its 50-day average volume of 2.5 M.