Biggest Movers in Utilities Stocks Now – EXLP MWE WR AVA

EXLP leads utilities stocks higher on Thursday

   
Biggest Movers in Utilities Stocks Now – EXLP MWE WR AVA

Utilities stocks declined broadly on Wall Street on Thursday, with the sector seeing an overall decline of 1.1%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.1%, the Nasdaq stayed the same and the S&P 500 declined 0.1%.

Some of the biggest gainers among utilities stocks include:

  • Exterran Partners L.P. (EXLP): EXLP stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Markwest Energy Partners LP (MWE): MWE stock is up 1.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Westar Energy (WR): WR stock is up 0.5% today on 3 times normal volume.
  • Avista Corp (AVA): AVA stock is up 0.6% today.

Some of the biggest losers among utilities stocks include:

  • Spectra Energy Partners LP (SEP): SEP stock is down 3.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • One Gas Inc. (OGS): OGS stock is down 2.4% today.
  • American States Water Company (AWR): AWR stock is down 2.3%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Atmos Energy Corp (ATO): ATO stock is down 2.2% today on 2 times normal volume.
  • Cia De Saneamento Basico Do Estado (SBS): SBS stock is down 2.2% today.
  • Mdu Res Group Inc (MDU): MDU stock is down 2.0% today.
  • Wisconsin Energy Corp (WEC): WEC stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Trident Performance Group (TCP): TCP stock is down 1.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Dcp Midstream Partners LP (DPM): DPM stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Uil Holdings Corp (UIL): UIL stock is down 1.6% 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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