Shares of Entergy Corp. /zigman2/quotes/208005291/composite ETR +0.53% inched 0.67% higher to $110.83 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.39% rising 1.38% to 4,791.19 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.08% rising 0.98% to 36,302.38. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Entergy Corp. closed $4.19 below its 52-week high ($115.02), which the company achieved on September 14th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as Dominion Energy Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206853976/composite D +0.10% rose 0.12% to $77.43, Duke Energy Corp. /zigman2/quotes/201480230/composite DUK +0.67% rose 0.31% to $103.29, and Southern Co. /zigman2/quotes/208000495/composite SO +0.81% rose 0.63% to $66.96. Trading volume (436,318) remained 733,696 below its 50-day average volume of 1.2 M.