Shares of Entergy Corp. ETR inched 0.18% higher to $87.59 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 1.34% to 3,768.47 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 1.11% to 30,924.14. Entergy Corp. closed $40.57 below its 52-week high ($128.16), which the company reached on March 5th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Dominion Energy Inc. D fell 1.38% to $68.00, Duke Energy Corp. DUK fell 0.93% to $86.46, and Southern Co. SO fell 0.31% to $57.41. Trading volume (2.3 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.4 M.