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Shares of Accenture PLC Cl A (ACN) advanced 1.09% to $344.43 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.85% to 4,480.70 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.68% to 34,814.39. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Accenture PLC Cl A closed $1.09 below its 52-week high ($345.52), which the company reached on September 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as SAP SE ADR (SAP.XE) fell 0.62% to $144.25, International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) rose 0.72% to $137.20, and Infosys Ltd. ADR (500209.BY) rose 1.56% to $23.37. Trading volume (1.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.6 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled September 15, 2021.
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September 15, 2021 16:34 ET (20:34 GMT)
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