Hottest Utilities Stocks Now – BWP ATLS PNW ENB

WPZ leads utilities stocks lower on Wednesday

   
Hottest Utilities Stocks Now – BWP ATLS PNW ENB

Utilities stocks finished up broadly on Wall Street on Wednesday, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.4%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average pushed 1.0% higher, the Nasdaq was up 1.3% and the S&P 500 increased 1.0%.

Some of the biggest gainers among utilities stocks include:

  • Boardwalk Pipeline Partners L.P. (BWP): BWP stock is up 1.7% today and up 20.2% in the last month.
  • Atlas Energy Llc (ATLS): ATLS stock is up 1.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Pinnacle West Capital Corp (PNW): PNW stock is up 1.6%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Enbridge Inc (ENB): ENB stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Energy Transfer Partners (ETP): ETP stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Oneok Partners L.P. (OKS): OKS stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Ugi Corp (UGI): UGI stock is up 1.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Dominion Resources (D): D stock is up 1.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Southern Company (SO): SO stock is up 1.3%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Covanta Holding Corp (CVA): CVA stock is up 1.3% today.

Some of the biggest losers among utilities stocks include:

  • Williams Partners L.P. (WPZ): WPZ stock is down 0.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • PNM Resources Inc (PNM): PNM stock is down 0.2% today.
  • Laclede Group (LG): LG stock is down 0.2% today.
  • Trident Performance Group (TCP): TCP stock is down 0.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Northwest Natural Gas Company (NWN): NWN stock is down 0.1% 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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