Shares of Jack Henry & Associates Inc. JKHY rose 1.56% to $158.84 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.36% to 4,185.47 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.48% to 34,200.67. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Jack Henry & Associates Inc. closed $42.14 below its 52-week high ($200.98), which the company reached on August 18th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Broadridge Financial Solutions Inc. BR rose 0.92% to $157.00, Fidelity National Information Services Inc. FIS fell 0.09% to $152.62, and Fiserv Inc. FISV fell 0.35% to $125.09. Trading volume (762,527) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 626,627.