Hottest Utilities Stocks Now – DYN ATO UGI SE

DYN leads utilities stocks higher on Thursday

   
Hottest Utilities Stocks Now – DYN ATO UGI SE

Utilities stocks fell broadly on Wall Street on Thursday morning, with the sector seeing an overall decline of 0.4%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average pushed 0.3% higher, the Nasdaq was up 0.2% and the S&P 500 rose 0.3%.

Some of the biggest gainers among utilities stocks include:

  • Dynegy Inc (DYN): DYN stock is up 3.7% today and up 26.8% in the last month.
  • Atmos Energy Corp (ATO): ATO stock is up 1.4% to a new 52-week high of $52.33.
  • Ugi Corp (UGI): UGI stock is up 1.2% to a new 52-week high of $47.36.
  • Spectra Energy Corp (SE): SE stock is up 1.7% today.
  • WGL Holdings Inc (WGL): WGL stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Spectra Energy Partners LP (SEP): SEP stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Korea Electric Power Corp (KEP): KEP stock is up 1.0% to a new 52-week high of $20.34.
  • Oge Energy Corp (OGE): OGE stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Empresa Nacional De Electricidad S.A. (EOC): EOC stock is up 1.2% today.
  • American Water Works (AWK): AWK stock is up 1.2% to a new 52-week high of $47.47.

Some of the biggest losers among utilities stocks include:

  • The Aes Corp (AES): AES stock is down 3.0% today.
  • Markwest Energy Partners LP (MWE): MWE stock is down 2.6% to a new 52-week low of $61.00.
  • Atlas Energy Llc (ATLS): ATLS stock is down 0.3% today.
  • Centrais Elc Braz Pfb B Elbras (EBR): EBR stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Cheniere Energy Partners LP (CQP): CQP stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Energy Transfer Equity LP (ETE): ETE stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Cpfl Energia S.A. (CPL): CPL stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Entergy Corp (ETR): ETR stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Firstenergy Corp (FE): FE stock is down 1.1% today.
  • California Water Service Group Holding (CWT): CWT stock is down 0.8%, marking the 11th consecutive day the stock has decreased.

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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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