Shares of Sempra (NYS:SRE) inched 0.44% higher to $133.44 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) rising 0.35% to 4,384.63 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) rising 0.36% to 34,996.18. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Sempra closed $11.49 short of its 52-week high ($144.93), which the company achieved on June 15th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as NextEra Energy Inc. (NYS:NEE) rose 0.13% to $75.09, Dominion Energy Inc. (NYS:D) remained unchanged, and PG&E Corp. (NYS:PCG) fell 1.54% to $10.21. Trading volume (946,740) remained 756,886 below its 50-day average volume of 1.7 M.