Shares of Exelon Corp. EXC inched 0.63% higher to $42.97 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.06% to 3,913.10 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.71% to 32,627.97. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Exelon Corp. closed $3.05 below its 52-week high ($46.02), which the company reached on November 9th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as NextEra Energy Inc. NEE fell 0.41% to $70.84, Dominion Energy Inc. D fell 0.20% to $73.35, and Xcel Energy Inc. XEL rose 0.95% to $62.99. Trading volume (8.4 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 5.3 M.