Shares of Exelon Corp. EXC rose 1.02% to $43.37 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.52% to 3,909.52 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.62% to 32,619.48. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Exelon Corp. closed $2.65 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 Thursday, as NextEra Energy Inc. NEE rose 0.85% to $73.45, Dominion Energy Inc. D rose 1.43% to $75.22, and Xcel Energy Inc. XEL rose 0.64% to $66.00. Trading volume (4.2 M) remained 1.1 million below its 50-day average volume of 5.3 M.