Utilities stocks finished up broadly on Wall Street today, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.2%.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 0.3%, the Nasdaq increased 0.3% and the S&P 500 pushed 0.3% higher.
Some of the biggest gainers among utilities stocks include:
- Enersis S A (ENI): ENI stock is up 2.0% today.
- Oge Energy Corp (OGE): OGE stock is up 1.5% today.
- Empresa Nacional De Electricidad S.A. (EOC): EOC stock is up 1.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Scana Corp (SCG): SCG stock is up 1.3% today.
- Companhia Paranaense De Energia (ELP): ELP stock is up 1.3% today.
- Calpine Corp (CPN): CPN stock is up 1.1%, marking the sixth consecutive day the stock has increased.
- South Jersey Industries (SJI): SJI stock is up 1.1% today.
- Allete Inc (ALE): ALE stock is up 1.0% today.
- Crestwood Midstream Partners LP (CMLP): CMLP stock is up 1.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
- The Aes Corp (AES): AES stock is up 0.9% today.
Some of the biggest losers among utilities stocks include:
- Kinder Morgan (KMI): KMI stock is down 1.1% today.
- Pinnacle West Capital Corp (PNW): PNW stock is down 0.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Energy Transfer Equity LP (ETE): ETE stock is down 0.8% today.
- American Water Works (AWK): AWK stock is down 0.7% today.
- Entergy Corp (ETR): ETR stock is down 0.5% today.
- Atlas Energy Llc (ATLS): ATLS stock is down 0.4% today.
- Uil Holdings Corp (UIL): UIL stock is down 0.5% today.
- Targa Resources (TRGP): TRGP stock is down 0.3% today.
- Transcananda Pipelines (TRP): TRP stock is down 0.3% today.
- Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP (BIP): BIP stock is down 0.3%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
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.