Shares of Equifax Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208789454/composite EFX +0.77% inched 0.93% higher to $265.12 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.46% rising 1.21% to 4,448.98 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.35% rising 1.48% to 34,764.82. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Equifax Inc. closed $14.47 below its 52-week high ($279.59), which the company achieved on September 3rd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Fidelity National Information Services Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207166559/composite FIS +0.63% rose 0.20% to $122.31, Fiserv Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204817680/composite FISV -0.05% rose 1.43% to $110.24, and Automatic Data Processing Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207661132/composite ADP +0.21% rose 1.55% to $201.39. Trading volume (825,098) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 605,975.