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Shares of Ansys Inc. (ANSS) advanced 4.64% to $266.75 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 1.84% to 4,176.82 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 1.33% to 33,248.28. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Ansys Inc. closed $147.14 short of its 52-week high ($413.89), which the company reached on November 5th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Autodesk Inc. (ADSK) rose 3.24% to $214.09, Dassault Systemes SE ADR (DSY.FR) rose 3.24% to $42.72, and General Dynamics Corp. (GD) rose 1.42% to $229.44. Trading volume (342,071) remained 178,138 below its 50-day average volume of 520,209.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled June 2, 2022.
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June 02, 2022 16:37 ET (20:37 GMT)
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