Hottest Utilities Stocks Now – FE EXC NRG AEP

KEP leads utilities stocks lower on Tuesday

   
Hottest Utilities Stocks Now – FE EXC NRG AEP

Utilities stocks advanced 1.1% on Wall Street on Tuesday morning.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average pushed 0.5% higher, the Nasdaq rose 0.6% and the S&P 500 climbed 0.5%.

Some of the biggest gainers among utilities stocks include:

  • Firstenergy Corp (FE): FE stock is up 5.8% today.
  • Exelon Corp (EXC): EXC stock is up 4.5% today.
  • NRG Energy (NRG): NRG stock is up 3.3%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • American Electric Power Company (AEP): AEP stock is up 2.4% today.
  • PPL Corp (PPL): PPL stock is up 1.9% today.
  • The Aes Corp (AES): AES stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Calpine Corp (CPN): CPN stock is up 1.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Empire District Electric Company (EDE): EDE stock is up 1.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Dynegy Inc (DYN): DYN stock is up 2.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • El Paso Electric Company (EE): EE stock is up 1.2%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.

Some of the biggest losers among utilities stocks include:

  • Korea Electric Power Corp (KEP): KEP stock is down 3.4% today.
  • Huaneng Power Intl (HNP): HNP stock is down 3.0% today.
  • Comp En De Mn Cemig Ads (CIG): CIG stock is down 2.6% today.
  • Centrais Elc Braz Pfb B Elbras (EBR): EBR stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Enbridge Inc (ENB): ENB stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Empresa Nacional De Electricidad S.A. (EOC): EOC stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Ormat Technologies (ORA): ORA stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Dcp Midstream Partners LP (DPM): DPM stock is down 0.7% today.
  • Transcananda Pipelines (TRP): TRP stock is down 0.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Trident Performance Group (TCP): TCP stock is down 0.3% 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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