In early trading on Thursday, shares of Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) topped the list of the day's best performing components of the S&P 500 index, trading up 2.4%. Year to date, Microsoft Corporation registers a 39.7% gain.
And the worst performing S&P 500 component thus far on the day is Darden Restaurants (DRI), trading down 3.8%. Darden Restaurants is showing a gain of 22.5% looking at the year to date performance.
Two other components making moves today are Newell Brands (NWL), trading down 2.9%, and DXC Technology (DXC), trading up 2.3% on the day.
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