Shares of Eversource Energy /zigman2/quotes/203789081/composite ES -1.87% sank 0.32% to $84.93 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 -1.65% rising 0.23% to 4,701.46 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -1.63% falling 0.03% to 35,804.38. The stock's fall snapped a three-day winning streak. Eversource Energy closed $7.73 short of its 52-week high ($92.66), which the company reached on August 20th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Dominion Energy Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206853976/composite D -1.63% rose 0.11% to $74.90, National Grid PLC ADR /zigman2/quotes/204048449/composite NGG -0.33% fell 0.02% to $66.64, and Consolidated Edison Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207137172/composite ED -1.17% rose 0.06% to $79.22. Trading volume (782,602) remained 485,618 below its 50-day average volume of 1.3 M.