Shares of Eversource Energy /zigman2/quotes/203789081/composite ES -0.78% rose 1.89% to $83.50 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.08% falling 0.00% to 4,682.80 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.56% falling 0.04% to 36,087.45. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Eversource Energy closed $11.04 short of its 52-week high ($94.54), which the company achieved on November 16th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Dominion Energy Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206853976/composite D -0.73% rose 1.53% to $75.88, National Grid PLC ADR /zigman2/quotes/204048449/composite NGG +0.86% rose 0.72% to $65.92, and Consolidated Edison Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207137172/composite ED -0.50% rose 2.10% to $78.77. Trading volume (971,222) remained 400,716 below its 50-day average volume of 1.4 M.