Shares of ONEOK Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205201756/composite OKE +3.51% slipped 0.02% to $65.13 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +1.62% rising 0.37% to 4,536.19 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.99% rising 0.43% to 35,609.34. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. ONEOK Inc. closed $1.16 short of its 52-week high ($66.29), which the company reached on October 18th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Sempra /zigman2/quotes/206074517/composite SRE +2.92% rose 1.42% to $131.28, Atmos Energy Corp. /zigman2/quotes/204989507/composite ATO +1.74% rose 1.77% to $94.52, and UGI Corp. /zigman2/quotes/208122248/composite UGI +5.06% rose 0.56% to $44.91. Trading volume (1.7 M) remained 512,948 below its 50-day average volume of 2.2 M.