Shares of Eversource Energy /zigman2/quotes/203789081/composite ES +1.15% slid 1.47% to $82.51 Thursday, 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 +1.46% rising 0.06% to 4,649.27 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.31% falling 0.44% to 35,921.23. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Eversource Energy closed $12.03 below its 52-week high ($94.54), which the company reached on November 16th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Dominion Energy Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206853976/composite D -0.23% fell 0.81% to $75.07, National Grid PLC ADR /zigman2/quotes/204048449/composite NGG +0.04% fell 0.06% to $64.97, and Consolidated Edison Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207137172/composite ED -0.02% fell 0.49% to $77.58. Trading volume (813,601) remained 562,696 below its 50-day average volume of 1.4 M.