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Sept. 23, 2021, 4:59 p.m. EDT

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Shares of H&R Block Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207406664/composite HRB +0.02% inched 0.43% higher to $25.44 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.47% 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. H&R Block Inc. closed $1.07 below its 52-week high ($26.51), which the company achieved on September 2nd.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Intuit Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203136605/composite INTU +0.62% rose 2.59% to $577.37, Automatic Data Processing Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207661132/composite ADP +0.15% rose 1.55% to $201.39, and Western Union Co. /zigman2/quotes/206269665/composite WU -4.16% rose 1.10% to $20.22. Trading volume (1.1 M) remained 347,816 below its 50-day average volume of 1.4 M.

Editor's Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights, an automation technology provider, using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.

/zigman2/quotes/207406664/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 24.56
+0.0050 +0.02%
Volume: 117,010
Oct. 19, 2021 10:33a
P/E Ratio
7.76
Dividend Yield
4.39%
Market Cap
$4.37 billion
Rev. per Employee
$47,155
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
4,507.64
+21.18 +0.47%
Volume: 398.39M
Oct. 19, 2021 10:34a
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
35,382.71
+124.10 +0.35%
Volume: 77.45M
Oct. 19, 2021 10:34a
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/zigman2/quotes/203136605/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 568.07
+3.51 +0.62%
Volume: 148,602
Oct. 19, 2021 10:34a
P/E Ratio
75.82
Dividend Yield
0.48%
Market Cap
$154.18 billion
Rev. per Employee
$713,556
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/zigman2/quotes/207661132/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 212.89
+0.32 +0.15%
Volume: 150,827
Oct. 19, 2021 10:34a
P/E Ratio
35.09
Dividend Yield
1.75%
Market Cap
$89.86 billion
Rev. per Employee
$267,954
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/zigman2/quotes/206269665/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 20.41
-0.88 -4.16%
Volume: 1.74M
Oct. 19, 2021 10:34a
P/E Ratio
10.52
Dividend Yield
4.57%
Market Cap
$8.65 billion
Rev. per Employee
$438,545
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