FirstEnergy Corp. stock falls Monday, underperforms market

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Shares of FirstEnergy Corp. FE, -0.69% sank 0.69% to $37.43 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, +0.23% rising 0.23% to 4,468.73 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.76% rising 0.76% to 34,869.63. This was the stock’s third consecutive day of losses. FirstEnergy Corp. closed $2.51 short of its 52-week high ($39.94), which the company reached on September 2nd.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as NextEra Energy Inc. NEE, -0.41% fell 0.41% to $84.58, Dominion Energy Inc. D, -0.98% fell 0.98% to $76.54, and Southern Co. SO, +0.18% rose 0.18% to $66.33. Trading volume (2.9 M) remained 216,545 below its 50-day average volume of 3.1 M.

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