Hottest Utilities Stocks Now – EBR PCG ELP CIG

EBR leads utilities stocks higher on Wednesday

   
Hottest Utilities Stocks Now – EBR PCG ELP CIG

Utilities stocks declined on Wall Street so far on Wednesday, down 0.4%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average remained flat, the Nasdaq increased 0.3% and the S&P 500 stayed level.

Some of the biggest gainers among utilities stocks include:

  • Centrais Elc Braz Pfb B Elbras (EBR): EBR stock is up 2.0% today and up 36.8% in the last month.
  • Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PCG): PCG stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Companhia Paranaense De Energia (ELP): ELP stock is up 0.9% today and up 20.0% in the last month.
  • Comp En De Mn Cemig Ads (CIG): CIG stock is up 0.9% today.
  • Cheniere Energy (LNG): LNG stock is up 0.9%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Cia De Saneamento Basico Do Estado (SBS): SBS stock is up 0.9%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Boardwalk Pipeline Partners L.P. (BWP): BWP stock is up 0.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Cpfl Energia S.A. (CPL): CPL stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Korea Electric Power Corp (KEP): KEP stock is up 0.8% to a new 52-week high of $17.84.
  • Huaneng Power Intl (HNP): HNP stock is up 0.6%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.

Some of the biggest losers among utilities stocks include:

  • Hawaiian Electric Industries (HE): HE stock is down 2.3% today.
  • Edison International (EIX): EIX stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Nextera Energy (NEE): NEE stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Great Plains Energy Inc (GXP): GXP stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Dte Energy Company (DTE): DTE stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Pinnacle West Capital Corp (PNW): PNW stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Western Gas Partners LP (WES): WES stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Allete Inc (ALE): ALE stock is down 0.7% today.
  • Itc Holdings (ITC): ITC stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Scana Corp (SCG): SCG stock is down 0.6% today.

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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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