Shares of Sempra Energy (NYS:SRE) rallied 1.22% to $134.09 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) rising 0.52% to 4,319.94 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) rising 0.38% to 34,633.53. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Sempra Energy closed $10.84 short of its 52-week high ($144.93), which the company achieved on June 15th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as NextEra Energy Inc. (NYS:NEE) rose 1.24% to $74.19, Dominion Energy Inc. (NYS:D) rose 0.73% to $74.11, and PG&E Corp. (NYS:PCG) rose 1.67% to $10.34. Trading volume (2.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.7 M.