Hottest Utilities Stocks Now – WPZ OGE AWK SRE

WPZ leads utilities stocks higher on Thursday

Utilities stocks finished up broadly on Wall Street today, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.5%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.1%, the Nasdaq declined 0.5% and the S&P 500 pushed 0.1% higher.

Some of the biggest gainers among utilities stocks include:

  • Williams Partners L.P. (WPZ): WPZ stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Oge Energy Corp (OGE): OGE stock is up 1.6% today.
  • American Water Works (AWK): AWK stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Sempra Energy (SRE): SRE stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Great Plains Energy Inc (GXP): GXP stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Comp En De Mn Cemig Ads (CIG): CIG stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Centerpoint Energy Inc (CNP): CNP stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Empresa Nacional De Electricidad S.A. (EOC): EOC stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Portland General Electric Company (POR): POR stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Firstenergy Corp (FE): FE stock is up 1.2% today.

Some of the biggest losers among utilities stocks include:

  • Kinder Morgan (KMI): KMI stock is down 0.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Covanta Holding Corp (CVA): CVA stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Boardwalk Pipeline Partners L.P. (BWP): BWP stock is down 0.2% today.
  • Northwest Natural Gas Company (NWN): NWN stock is down 0.3% today.
  • Laclede Group (LG): LG stock is down 0.2% today.
  • Hawaiian Electric Industries (HE): HE stock is down 0.1% 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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