Shares of Exelon Corp. EXC inched 0.96% higher to $45.17 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.33% to 4,141.59 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.20% to 33,677.27. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Exelon Corp. closed $0.85 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 Tuesday, as NextEra Energy Inc. NEE rose 1.80% to $79.04, Dominion Energy Inc. D rose 1.59% to $77.47, and Xcel Energy Inc. XEL rose 0.84% to $68.48. Trading volume (4.5 M) remained 680,039 below its 50-day average volume of 5.2 M.