Shares of Exelon Corp. EXC inched 0.51% higher to $43.75 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.30% to 33,171.37 and the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.09% to 3,971.09. This was the stock's fifth consecutive day of gains. Exelon Corp. closed $2.27 below its 52-week high ($46.02), which the company reached on November 9th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as NextEra Energy Inc. NEE rose 1.00% to $74.80, Dominion Energy Inc. D rose 1.21% to $76.70, and Xcel Energy Inc. XEL rose 1.04% to $67.00. Trading volume (4.3 M) remained 962,441 below its 50-day average volume of 5.3 M.