CenterPoint Energy Inc. stock falls Thursday, underperforms market

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Shares of CenterPoint Energy Inc. CNP, +0.49% shed 1.05% to $26.42 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, -0.14% rising 0.34% to 4,704.54 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.75% falling 0.17% to 35,870.95. This was the stock’s third consecutive day of losses. CenterPoint Energy Inc. closed $0.78 below its 52-week high ($27.20), which the company achieved on August 16th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Dominion Energy Inc. D, -1.33% fell 0.21% to $75.19, Sempra SRE, +0.02% fell 1.21% to $122.74, and Atmos Energy Corp. ATO, +2.47% fell 1.32% to $92.61. Trading volume (3.0 M) remained 2.0 million below its 50-day average volume of 5.0 M.

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