Shares of Sempra /zigman2/quotes/206074517/composite SRE +1.03% slid 1.62% to $135.72 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +1.56% falling 1.84% to 4,577.11 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.91% falling 1.51% to 35,368.47. The stock's fall snapped a three-day winning streak. Sempra closed $9.21 below its 52-week high ($144.93), which the company reached on June 15th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as NextEra Energy Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200558509/composite NEE +1.11% fell 2.34% to $81.25, Dominion Energy Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206853976/composite D -0.01% fell 0.90% to $78.46, and PG&E Corp. /zigman2/quotes/202583141/composite PCG +2.25% fell 2.31% to $12.71. Trading volume (2.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.6 M.