Hottest Utilities Stocks Now – KEP LNG ORA ETR

EBR leads utilities stocks lower on Wednesday

   
Hottest Utilities Stocks Now – KEP LNG ORA ETR

Utilities stocks fell broadly on Wall Street so far on Wednesday, with the sector seeing an overall decline of 0.1%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.2%, the Nasdaq pushed 0.4% higher and the S&P 500 rose 0.2%.

Some of the biggest gainers among utilities stocks include:

  • Korea Electric Power Corp (KEP): KEP stock is up 4.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Cheniere Energy (LNG): LNG stock is up 1.6%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Ormat Technologies (ORA): ORA stock is up 0.9% today.
  • Entergy Corp (ETR): ETR stock is up 0.7%, marking the 10th consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Boardwalk Pipeline Partners L.P. (BWP): BWP stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Oneok Inc (OKE): OKE stock is up 0.5% today.
  • Cheniere Energy Partners LP (CQP): CQP stock is up 0.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Exelon Corp (EXC): EXC stock is up 0.5%, marking the sixth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • California Water Service Group Holding (CWT): CWT stock is up 0.4% today.
  • Southwest Gas Corp (SWX): SWX stock is up 0.4% today.

Some of the biggest losers among utilities stocks include:

  • Centrais Elc Braz Pfb B Elbras (EBR): EBR stock is down 5.7% today and down 56.2% in the last month.
  • Comp En De Mn Cemig Ads (CIG): CIG stock is down 3.7% today and down 26.7% in the last month.
  • Cia De Saneamento Basico Do Estado (SBS): SBS stock is down 3.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Companhia Paranaense De Energia (ELP): ELP stock is down 2.9% today and down 24.0% in the last month.
  • Cpfl Energia S.A. (CPL): CPL stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Enersis S A (ENI): ENI stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Covanta Holding Corp (CVA): CVA stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Hawaiian Electric Industries (HE): HE stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Markwest Energy Partners LP (MWE): MWE stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Piedmont Natural Gas Company (PNY): PNY 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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