Shares of Exelon Corp. EXC rose 1.84% to $39.31 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 2.38% to 3,901.82 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 1.95% to 31,535.51. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Exelon Corp. closed $7.55 short of its 52-week high ($46.87), which the company reached on March 4th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as NextEra Energy Inc. NEE rose 3.31% to $75.91, Dominion Energy Inc. D rose 2.36% to $69.93, and Xcel Energy Inc. XEL rose 0.96% to $59.15. Trading volume (5.3 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 4.7 M.