Shares of FirstEnergy Corp. FE slid 0.23% to $34.69 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.02% to 4,127.99 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.16% to 33,745.40. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. FirstEnergy Corp. closed $11.67 below its 52-week high ($46.36), which the company achieved on April 17th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as NextEra Energy Inc. NEE fell 0.38% to $77.64, Dominion Energy Inc. D fell 0.05% to $76.26, and Southern Co. SO rose 0.26% to $62.89. Trading volume (2.4 M) remained 2.4 million below its 50-day average volume of 4.7 M.