Shares of Exelon Corp. EXC inched 0.49% higher to $40.80 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.13% to 3,881.37 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.05% to 31,537.35. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Exelon Corp. closed $8.07 short of its 52-week high ($48.88), which the company reached on February 25th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as NextEra Energy Inc. NEE fell 0.52% to $74.71, Dominion Energy Inc. D rose 1.22% to $72.04, and Xcel Energy Inc. XEL rose 2.49% to $61.93. Trading volume (4.9 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 4.5 M.