Shares of Sempra Energy SRE inched 0.30% higher to $135.44 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.16% to 33,730.89 and the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.41% to 4,124.66. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Sempra Energy closed $2.03 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 Wednesday, as NextEra Energy Inc. NEE rose 0.11% to $79.13, Dominion Energy Inc. D fell 0.06% to $77.42, and PG&E Corp. PCG rose 1.11% to $11.79. Trading volume (1.1 M) remained 427,592 below its 50-day average volume of 1.5 M.