Shares of Entergy Corp. /zigman2/quotes/208005291/composite ETR +0.53% slid 2.65% to $108.74 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.39% rising 0.92% to 4,713.07 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.08% rising 0.51% to 36,252.02. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Entergy Corp. closed $6.28 short of its 52-week high ($115.02), which the company achieved on September 14th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Dominion Energy Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206853976/composite D +0.10% fell 0.88% to $79.13, Duke Energy Corp. /zigman2/quotes/201480230/composite DUK +0.67% fell 1.27% to $103.23, and Southern Co. /zigman2/quotes/208000495/composite SO +0.81% fell 1.28% to $67.65. Trading volume (1.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.1 M.