Shares of Exelon Corp. EXC slipped 1.34% to $42.74 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.17% to 3,916.38 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.02% to 31,430.70. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Exelon Corp. closed $7.80 below its 52-week high ($50.54), which the company reached on February 18th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as NextEra Energy Inc. NEE rose 0.05% to $83.95, Dominion Energy Inc. D fell 0.04% to $73.06, and Xcel Energy Inc. XEL fell 1.14% to $61.57. Trading volume (3.5 M) remained 1.2 million below its 50-day average volume of 4.7 M.