Shares of Entergy Corp. ETR, +0.92% inched 0.92% higher to $114.39 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, -0.57% falling 0.57% to 4,443.05 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.84% falling 0.84% to 34,577.57. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Entergy Corp. closed $0.62 below its 52-week high ($115.01), which the company achieved on September 8th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Dominion Energy Inc. D, -0.51% fell 0.51% to $76.15, Duke Energy Corp. DUK, -1.09% fell 1.09% to $101.61, and Southern Co. SO, -0.54% fell 0.54% to $65.97. Trading volume (2.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.2 M.