Biggest Movers in Utilities Stocks Now – EDE CNP VVC PNY

EDE leads utilities stocks higher on Thursday

   
Biggest Movers in Utilities Stocks Now – EDE CNP VVC PNY

Utilities stocks rose 1.1% on Wall Street today.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.5%, the Nasdaq was down 0.3% and the S&P 500 fell 0.5%.

Some of the biggest gainers among utilities stocks include:

  • Empire District Electric Company (EDE): EDE stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Centerpoint Energy Inc (CNP): CNP stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Vectren Corp (VVC): VVC stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Piedmont Natural Gas Company (PNY): PNY stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Dominion Resources (D): D stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Edison International (EIX): EIX stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Great Plains Energy Inc (GXP): GXP stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Northwestern Corp (NWE): NWE stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Xcel Energy Inc (XEL): XEL stock is up 1.1% today.
  • Itc Holdings (ITC): ITC stock is up 1.1% today.

Some of the biggest losers among utilities stocks include:

  • Western Gas Partners LP (WES): WES stock is down 1.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Atlas Energy Llc (ATLS): ATLS stock is down 0.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Boardwalk Pipeline Partners L.P. (BWP): BWP stock is down 0.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Oneok Inc (OKE): OKE stock is down 0.7% today.
  • Centrais Elc Braz Pfb B Elbras (EBR): EBR stock is down 0.7% today.
  • El Paso Pipeline Partners LP (EPB): EPB stock is down 0.7% today.
  • Transalta Corp (TAC): TAC stock is down 0.6%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Huaneng Power Intl (HNP): HNP stock is down 0.6% today on 3 times normal volume.
  • Kinder Morgan (KMI): KMI stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Alliant Energy Corp (LNT): LNT stock is down 0.4%, marking the third 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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