Shares of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp.
rallied 1.69% to $67.96 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 1.42% to 4,130.29 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.97% to 32,845.13. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. closed $25.51 below its 52-week high ($93.47), which the company achieved on March 22nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Accenture PLC Cl A
rose 0.85% to $306.26, International Business Machines Corp.
rose 1.21% to $130.79, and Infosys Ltd. ADR
rose 1.78% to $19.49. Trading volume (6.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.2 M.