said Thursday it is yet again making changes to its "techfolio."
The firm is removing
from the techfolio, a collection of the firm's favorite technology stocks, and replacing it with
. Merrill Lynch said it was taking Adobe out because the company has been "acting poorly after initially doing quite well for us."
Shares of SAP gained $3.81, or 9.5%, to $43.81 in recent
New York Stock Exchange
trading. Adobe rose $4.06, or 8.9%, to $49.88 on the
In December, the Merrill Lynch cast both
out of the techfolio and brought in
The other stocks currently in the techfolio are