Shares of FirstEnergy Corp. FE shed 1.49% to $34.49 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.32% to 3,958.55 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.31% to 33,066.96. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. FirstEnergy Corp. closed $11.87 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 Tuesday, as NextEra Energy Inc. NEE fell 0.78% to $74.22, Dominion Energy Inc. D fell 1.53% to $75.53, and Southern Co. SO fell 1.25% to $61.54. Trading volume (3.3 M) remained 1.4 million below its 50-day average volume of 4.7 M.