Shares of Atmos Energy Corp. /zigman2/quotes/204989507/composite ATO +2.68% slumped 0.33% to $95.00 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.56% rising 0.23% to 4,701.46 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.41% falling 0.03% to 35,804.38. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Atmos Energy Corp. closed $9.99 short of its 52-week high ($104.99), which the company reached on April 21st.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as ONEOK Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205201756/composite OKE +1.43% rose 1.25% to $64.81, CenterPoint Energy Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206368471/composite CNP +3.73% rose 0.60% to $26.77, and NiSource Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208795963/composite NI +2.96% fell 0.27% to $25.47. Trading volume (1.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 822,018.