Shares of Exelon Corp. EXC rose 1.30% to $44.48 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 1.44% to 4,077.91 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 1.13% to 33,527.19. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Exelon Corp. closed $1.54 short of 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 Monday, as NextEra Energy Inc. NEE rose 1.33% to $76.78, Dominion Energy Inc. D rose 0.91% to $76.41, and Xcel Energy Inc. XEL rose 1.98% to $68.11. Trading volume (4.4 M) remained 997,794 below its 50-day average volume of 5.4 M.