Biggest Movers in Utilities Stocks Now – TRP GXP SO NRG

AWR leads utilities stocks lower on Thursday

   
Biggest Movers in Utilities Stocks Now – TRP GXP SO NRG

Utilities stocks rose broadly 0.7% on Wall Street today.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 0.2%, the Nasdaq pushed 1.0% higher and the S&P 500 was up 0.2%.

Some of the biggest gainers among utilities stocks include:

  • Transcananda Pipelines (TRP): TRP stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Great Plains Energy Inc (GXP): GXP stock is up 1.1% today.
  • Southern Company (SO): SO stock is up 1.0% today.
  • NRG Energy (NRG): NRG stock is up 1.0% to $32.97, near the 52-week high of $33.03.
  • Pinnacle West Capital Corp (PNW): PNW stock is up 1.0% today.
  • Cms Energy Corp (CMS): CMS stock is up 1.0% today.
  • Public Service Enterprise Group Inc (PEG): PEG stock is up 1.0% today.
  • PNM Resources Inc (PNM): PNM stock is up 0.9% to $27.70, near the 52-week high of $27.72.
  • Companhia Paranaense De Energia (ELP): ELP stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Atmos Energy Corp (ATO): ATO stock is up 0.8% to $50.79, near the 52-week high of $50.80.

Some of the biggest losers among utilities stocks include:

  • American States Water Company (AWR): AWR stock is down 0.8% today.
  • California Water Service Group Holding (CWT): CWT stock is down 0.7% today.
  • Energy Transfer Equity LP (ETE): ETE stock is down 0.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Southwest Gas Corp (SWX): SWX stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Spectra Energy Corp (SE): SE stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Cheniere Energy Partners LP (CQP): CQP stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Potomac Electric Power Company (POM): POM stock is down 0.3% today on 2 times normal volume.
  • Northwest Natural Gas Company (NWN): NWN stock is down 0.3% today.
  • National Fuel Gas Company (NFG): NFG stock is down 0.3% today.
  • Otter Tail Corp (OTTR): OTTR stock is down 0.3% today.

For more information on the best stocks to buy right now, check out the latest commentary on InvestorPlace.com.

And for more on the hot stocks moving most on Wall Street right now, check out our archive of daily market movers by sector here.

Editor’s Note: Returns for the fastest-moving stocks listed here are based on share prices 20 minutes prior to publication of this story.


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