Shares of Sempra /zigman2/quotes/206074517/composite SRE -1.13% inched 0.79% higher to $137.96 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +1.99% rising 0.08% to 4,662.85 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.61% falling 0.56% to 35,911.81. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Sempra closed $6.97 below 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 Friday, as NextEra Energy Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200558509/composite NEE +0.33% fell 2.00% to $83.20, Dominion Energy Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206853976/composite D -0.09% fell 0.73% to $79.17, and PG&E Corp. /zigman2/quotes/202583141/composite PCG -1.23% rose 2.04% to $13.01. Trading volume (1.5 M) remained 85,317 below its 50-day average volume of 1.6 M.