Hottest Utilities Stocks Now – HE CVA EE PPL

HE leads utilities stocks higher on Friday

   
Hottest Utilities Stocks Now – HE CVA EE PPL

Utilities stocks finished up 0.4% on Wall Street on Friday.

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

Some of the biggest gainers among utilities stocks include:

  • Hawaiian Electric Industries (HE): HE stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Covanta Holding Corp (CVA): CVA stock is up 1.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • El Paso Electric Company (EE): EE stock is up 1.4% to a new 52-week high of $39.94.
  • PPL Corp (PPL): PPL stock is up 1.2%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Mge Energy Inc (MGEE): MGEE stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Otter Tail Corp (OTTR): OTTR stock is up 1.0% today on 2 times normal volume.
  • Allete Inc (ALE): ALE stock is up 1.2%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Transalta Corp (TAC): TAC stock is up 1.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Ugi Corp (UGI): UGI stock is up 1.1% to a new 52-week high of $50.11.
  • Cheniere Energy Partners LP (CQP): CQP stock is up 1.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.

Some of the biggest losers among utilities stocks include:

  • Targa Resources (TRGP): TRGP stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Itc Holdings (ITC): ITC stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Edison International (EIX): EIX stock is down 0.4% today.
  • NiSource Inc (NI): NI stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Idacorp Inc (IDA): IDA stock is down 0.3% today.
  • Laclede Group (LG): LG stock is down 0.3% today.
  • National Fuel Gas Company (NFG): NFG stock is down 0.2% today.
  • Agl Resources (GAS): GAS stock is down 0.1% today.
  • One Gas Inc. (OGS): OGS stock is down 0.4% 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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