Exelon Stock Hits New 52-Week Low (EXC)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Exelon (NYSE: EXC) hit a new 52-week low Monday as it is currently trading at $38.22, below its previous 52-week low of $38.31 with 230,038 shares traded as of 9:35 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 6.3 million shares over the past 30 days.

Exelon has a market cap of $26 billion and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are down 11.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Exelon Corporation, a utility services holding company, engages in the generation of electricity in the United States. It generates electricity from nuclear, fossil, hydro, and renewable energy sources. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.2, below the average utilities industry P/E ratio of 10.8 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Exelon as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations and increase in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. You can view the full Exelon Ratings Report.

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