Hottest Utilities Stocks Now – BIP SBS TRGP AWK

WES leads utilities stocks lower on Thursday

Utilities stocks rose broadly on Wall Street today, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 1.2%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average pushed 0.9% higher, the Nasdaq was up 0.4% and the S&P 500 pushed 0.9% higher.

Some of the biggest gainers among utilities stocks include:

  • Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP (BIP): BIP stock is up 3.6%, marking the seventh consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Cia De Saneamento Basico Do Estado (SBS): SBS stock is up 2.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Targa Resources (TRGP): TRGP stock is up 2.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • American Water Works (AWK): AWK stock is up 2.5% today.
  • Cheniere Energy Partners LP (CQP): CQP stock is up 2.5% today.
  • Markwest Energy Partners LP (MWE): MWE stock is up 2.5%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Uil Holdings Corp (UIL): UIL stock is up 2.5% today.
  • Itc Holdings (ITC): ITC stock is up 2.5% today.
  • Boardwalk Pipeline Partners L.P. (BWP): BWP stock is up 2.4% today.
  • Exelon Corp (EXC): EXC stock is up 2.5% today.

Some of the biggest losers among utilities stocks include:

  • Western Gas Partners LP (WES): WES stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Energy Transfer Equity LP (ETE): ETE 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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