Hottest Utilities Stocks Now – HNP GAS CIG EBR

LG leads utilities stocks lower on Monday

   
Hottest Utilities Stocks Now – HNP GAS CIG EBR

Utilities stocks remained flat on Monday morning on Wall Street.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.6%, the Nasdaq fell 0.9% and the S&P 500 declined 0.6%.

Some of the biggest gainers among utilities stocks include:

  • Huaneng Power Intl (HNP): HNP stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Agl Resources (GAS): GAS stock is up 1.1% to a new 52-week high of $49.67.
  • Comp En De Mn Cemig Ads (CIG): CIG stock is up 0.9% today and up 24.3% in the last month.
  • Centrais Elc Braz Pfb B Elbras (EBR): EBR stock is up 0.9% today and up 59.0% in the last month.
  • Korea Electric Power Corp (KEP): KEP stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Consolidated Edison Company of New York (ED): ED stock is up 0.6%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Edison International (EIX): EIX stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Firstenergy Corp (FE): FE stock is up 0.6%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Potomac Electric Power Company (POM): POM stock is up 0.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Atmos Energy Corp (ATO): ATO stock is up 0.4% today.

Some of the biggest losers among utilities stocks include:

  • Laclede Group (LG): LG stock is down 1.6%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • NRG Energy (NRG): NRG stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Piedmont Natural Gas Company (PNY): PNY stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Cheniere Energy (LNG): LNG stock is down 0.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • WGL Holdings Inc (WGL): WGL stock is down 0.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Otter Tail Corp (OTTR): OTTR stock is down 0.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • California Water Service Group Holding (CWT): CWT stock is down 0.8%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • South Jersey Industries (SJI): SJI stock is down 0.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Newjersey Resources Corp (NJR): NJR stock is down 0.7% today.
  • Boardwalk Pipeline Partners L.P. (BWP): BWP stock is down 0.7% 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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