Hottest Utilities Stocks Now – WTR CPN SBS DPM

WTR leads utilities stocks higher on Thursday

   
Hottest Utilities Stocks Now – WTR CPN SBS DPM

Utilities stocks rose 0.3% on Wall Street on Thursday.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stayed level, the Nasdaq climbed 0.3% and the S&P 500 was unchanged.

Some of the biggest gainers among utilities stocks include:

  • Aqua America (WTR): WTR stock is up 1.0% today.
  • Calpine Corp (CPN): CPN stock is up 1.0%, marking the seventh consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Cia De Saneamento Basico Do Estado (SBS): SBS stock is up 0.9% today.
  • Dcp Midstream Partners LP (DPM): DPM stock is up 0.7%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • One Gas Inc. (OGS): OGS stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Enbridge Inc (ENB): ENB stock is up 0.7% to a new 52-week high of $48.61.
  • Potomac Electric Power Company (POM): POM stock is up 0.6% to a new 52-week high of $26.93.
  • Entergy Corp (ETR): ETR stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Exterran Partners L.P. (EXLP): EXLP stock is up 0.5% today.
  • Korea Electric Power Corp (KEP): KEP stock is up 0.5% today.

Some of the biggest losers among utilities stocks include:

  • Northwestern Corp (NWE): NWE stock is down 0.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Cleco Power Llc (CNL): CNL stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Southwest Gas Corp (SWX): SWX stock is down 0.7% today.
  • Scana Corp (SCG): SCG stock is down 0.7% today.
  • Itc Holdings (ITC): ITC stock is down 0.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Allete Inc (ALE): ALE stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Piedmont Natural Gas Company (PNY): PNY stock is down 0.6%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Markwest Energy Partners LP (MWE): MWE stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Laclede Group (LG): LG stock is down 0.5% today.
  • American States Water Company (AWR): AWR stock is down 0.5% 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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