Shares of Southern Co.
advanced 1.30% to $66.38 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.26% to 4,479.71 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.31% to 35,625.40. Southern Co. closed $0.55 short of its 52-week high ($66.93), which the company reached on May 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as NextEra Energy Inc.
rose 0.60% to $83.95, Dominion Energy Inc.
rose 0.97% to $78.46, and Duke Energy Corp.
rose 1.71% to $107.81. Trading volume (5.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.9 M.
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