Shares of Exelon Corp. EXC inched 0.02% higher to $43.68 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.39% to 3,886.83 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.30% to 31,148.24. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Exelon Corp. closed $6.86 below its 52-week high ($50.54), which the company reached on February 18th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as NextEra Energy Inc. NEE rose 0.72% to $83.60, Dominion Energy Inc. D rose 1.44% to $73.74, and Xcel Energy Inc. XEL fell 0.24% to $63.44. Trading volume (4.0 M) remained 586,213 below its 50-day average volume of 4.6 M.