Shares of Exelon Corp. EXC slumped 0.63% to $42.70 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 1.48% to 3,915.46 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.46% to 32,862.30. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Exelon Corp. closed $3.32 below its 52-week high ($46.02), which the company achieved on November 9th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as NextEra Energy Inc. NEE fell 2.51% to $71.13, Dominion Energy Inc. D rose 0.45% to $73.50, and Xcel Energy Inc. XEL fell 0.46% to $62.40. Trading volume (5.8 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 5.3 M.