Shares of Sempra /zigman2/quotes/206074517/composite SRE -1.76% rose 1.24% to $130.72 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -1.70% rising 1.01% to 4,411.79 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -1.78% rising 0.68% to 35,061.55. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Sempra closed $14.21 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 Friday, as NextEra Energy Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200558509/composite NEE +0.06% rose 1.42% to $77.20, Dominion Energy Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206853976/composite D +0.65% rose 1.25% to $75.32, and PG&E Corp. /zigman2/quotes/202583141/composite PCG -2.64% fell 1.18% to $9.22. Trading volume (686,069) remained 1.1 million below its 50-day average volume of 1.8 M.