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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Exelon (NYSE: EXC) hit a new 52-week low Monday as it is currently trading at $37.34, below its previous 52-week low of $37.48 with 1.4 million shares traded as of 10:05 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 6.5 million shares over the past 30 days. Exelon has a market cap of $32.6 billion and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are down 12.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. 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 12.6, equal to the average utilities industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.