Computer Sciences (CSC +21.6%) takes off after reporting strong FQ3 earnings and a pickup in new...

|About: Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC)|By:, SA News Editor

Computer Sciences (CSC +21.6%) takes off after reporting strong FQ3 earnings and a pickup in new business. Also possibly helping is CSC's appointment of Mike Lawrie, previously the head of British banking software firm Misys, as CEO. Lawrie's appointment ends the uncertainty that stemmed from chairman and CEO Mike Laphen's retirement plans, announced in October.