Shares of Sempra Energy SRE inched 0.85% higher to $134.28 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.77% to 4,128.80 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.89% to 33,800.60. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Sempra Energy closed $3.19 below its 52-week high ($137.47), which the company reached on November 16th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as NextEra Energy Inc. NEE rose 0.23% to $77.94, Dominion Energy Inc. D rose 0.12% to $76.30, and PG&E Corp. PCG rose 1.95% to $11.51. Trading volume (1.0 M) remained 500,178 below its 50-day average volume of 1.5 M.