Fidelity National Information Services Inc., the Jacksonville, Florida-based payment services provider, climbed the most since February after reporting third-quarter profit that beat analysts’ estimates.
Fidelity National jumped $1.50, or 4.5 percent, to $34.78 at 2:39 p.m. in New York. The shares have advanced 25 percent this year through yesterday.
Third quarter net income excluding some items was 63 cents per share, compared with the 62-cent average estimate of 15 analysts surveyed by Bloomberg, the company said yesterday in a statement.
Editors: Anita Sharpe, Steve Crabill