Shares of Entergy Corp. ETR rose 1.76% to $89.13 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 1.95% to 3,841.94 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 1.85% to 31,496.30. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Entergy Corp. closed $35.87 short of its 52-week high ($125.00), which the company reached on March 6th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Dominion Energy Inc. D rose 2.74% to $69.86, Duke Energy Corp. DUK rose 2.39% to $88.53, and Southern Co. SO rose 1.64% to $58.35. Trading volume (2.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.5 M.