Shares of Exelon Corp. /zigman2/quotes/205982254/composite EXC -0.64% dropped 0.30% to $49.71 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.75% falling 1.70% to 4,357.73 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.09% falling 1.78% to 33,970.47. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Exelon Corp. closed $1.28 below its 52-week high ($50.99), which the company reached on September 13th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as NextEra Energy Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200558509/composite NEE +0.26% rose 0.06% to $81.69, Dominion Energy Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206853976/composite D -0.75% rose 0.65% to $74.60, and Xcel Energy Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200626850/composite XEL +0.76% fell 0.88% to $63.44. Trading volume (6.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 4.4 M.