Hottest Utilities Stocks Now – PCG EBR LNG CIG

EPB leads utilities stocks lower on Wednesday

By Portfolio Grader

Utilities stocks advanced broadly on Wall Street so far on Wednesday, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.2%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.2%, the Nasdaq fell 0.2% and the S&P 500 pushed 0.2% higher.

Some of the biggest gainers among utilities stocks include:

  • Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PCG): PCG stock is up 3.0% today.
  • Centrais Elc Braz Pfb B Elbras (EBR): EBR stock is up 2.6% today.
  • Cheniere Energy (LNG): LNG stock is up 2.1% today.
  • Comp En De Mn Cemig Ads (CIG): CIG stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Dynegy Inc (DYN): DYN stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Exterran Partners L.P. (EXLP): EXLP stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Transalta Corp (TAC): TAC stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Edison International (EIX): EIX stock is up 1.4%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Huaneng Power Intl (HNP): HNP stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Cia De Saneamento Basico Do Estado (SBS): SBS stock is up 1.3% today.

Some of the biggest losers among utilities stocks include:

  • El Paso Pipeline Partners LP (EPB): EPB stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Cheniere Energy Partners LP (CQP): CQP stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Southern Company (SO): SO stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Kinder Morgan Energy Partners L.P. (KMP): KMP stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Williams Partners L.P. (WPZ): WPZ stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Kinder Morgan (KMI): KMI stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (EPD): EPD stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Enlink Midstream Partners LP (ENLK): ENLK stock is down 0.9% today.
  • NiSource Inc (NI): NI stock is down 0.8% today.
  • PNM Resources Inc (PNM): PNM stock is down 0.7% 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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