Biggest Movers in Utilities Stocks Now – XEL NU DUK UIL

XEL leads utilities stocks higher on Monday

   
Biggest Movers in Utilities Stocks Now – XEL NU DUK UIL

Utilities stocks rose broadly on Wall Street today, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 1.4%.

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

Some of the biggest gainers among utilities stocks include:

  • Xcel Energy Inc (XEL): XEL stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Northeast Utilities (NU): NU stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Duke Energy Corp (DUK): DUK stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Uil Holdings Corp (UIL): UIL stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Westar Energy (WR): WR stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Sempra Energy (SRE): SRE stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Edison International (EIX): EIX stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Idacorp Inc (IDA): IDA stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Oge Energy Corp (OGE): OGE stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Pinnacle West Capital Corp (PNW): PNW stock is up 1.4% today.

Some of the biggest losers among utilities stocks include:

  • El Paso Pipeline Partners LP (EPB): EPB stock is down 0.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • National Fuel Gas Company (NFG): NFG stock is down 0.3% today.
  • Kinder Morgan (KMI): KMI stock is down 0.3% today.
  • Kinder Morgan Energy Partners L.P. (KMP): KMP stock is down 0.2% today.

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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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