Shares of CMS Energy Corp. CMS, +1.89% advanced 1.89% to $64.72 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, -0.13% falling 0.13% to 4,514.07 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.20% falling 0.20% to 35,031.07. The stock’s rise snapped a two-day losing streak. CMS Energy Corp. closed $3.26 short of its 52-week high ($67.98), which the company achieved on November 9th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Xcel Energy Inc. XEL, +2.08% rose 2.08% to $69.31, Exelon Corp. EXC, +1.72% rose 1.72% to $50.36, and WEC Energy Group Inc. WEC, +2.51% rose 2.51% to $96.42. Trading volume (1.2 M) remained 600,895 below its 50-day average volume of 1.8 M.