Shares of Atmos Energy Corp. (NYS:ATO) inched 0.76% higher to $95.62 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) rising 0.05% to 35,619.25 and the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) falling 0.32% to 4,682.94. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Atmos Energy Corp. closed $9.37 short of its 52-week high ($104.99), which the company achieved on April 21st.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as ONEOK Inc. (NYS:OKE) rose 0.91% to $61.94, CenterPoint Energy Inc. (NYS:CNP) rose 0.26% to $26.62, and NiSource Inc. (NYS:NI) rose 0.99% to $25.47. Trading volume (811,827) remained 16,413 below its 50-day average volume of 828,240.