Hottest Utilities Stocks Now – WTR KEP TRGP CWT

WTR leads utilities stocks higher on Tuesday

   
Hottest Utilities Stocks Now – WTR KEP TRGP CWT

Utilities stocks declined broadly on Wall Street on Tuesday morning, with the sector seeing an overall decline of 0.3%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.4%, the Nasdaq was down 0.4% and the S&P 500 declined 0.4%.

Some of the biggest gainers among utilities stocks include:

  • Aqua America (WTR): WTR stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Korea Electric Power Corp (KEP): KEP stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Targa Resources (TRGP): TRGP stock is up 0.6% today.
  • California Water Service Group Holding (CWT): CWT stock is up 0.2%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Westar Energy (WR): WR stock is up 0.3% today.
  • National Grid Transco Plc (NGG): NGG stock is up 0.3% today.
  • Entergy Corp (ETR): ETR stock is up 0.2% today.
  • Spectra Energy Corp (SE): SE stock is up 0.1% today.

Some of the biggest losers among utilities stocks include:

  • One Gas Inc. (OGS): OGS stock is down 3.0% today.
  • Comp En De Mn Cemig Ads (CIG): CIG stock is down 2.3% today.
  • Crestwood Midstream Partners LP (CMLP): CMLP stock is down 2.6% today.
  • Cpfl Energia S.A. (CPL): CPL stock is down 2.0% today.
  • Vectren Corp (VVC): VVC stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Cia De Saneamento Basico Do Estado (SBS): SBS stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Transcananda Pipelines (TRP): TRP stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Companhia Paranaense De Energia (ELP): ELP stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Huaneng Power Intl (HNP): HNP stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Southwest Gas Corp (SWX): SWX stock is down 1.2% 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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