Shares of Sempra Energy SRE slid 0.54% to $133.52 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.15% to 4,079.95 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.05% to 33,446.26. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Sempra Energy closed $3.95 short of its 52-week high ($137.47), which the company achieved on November 16th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as NextEra Energy Inc. NEE fell 0.19% to $77.41, Dominion Energy Inc. D fell 0.21% to $76.22, and PG&E Corp. PCG fell 0.87% to $11.34. Trading volume (1.3 M) remained 224,440 below its 50-day average volume of 1.5 M.