Xcel Energy Company Profile (NYSE:XEL)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s), 5 Hold Rating(s), 3 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.22)
Consensus Price Target: C$36.49 (17.52% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/16/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$39.00 -> $47.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/15/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$46.00 -> $48.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/10/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/18/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/19/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/14/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$39.00 -> $40.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/2/2016Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/29/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/26/2015TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetReduceC$0.60 -> C$0.40View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/9/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$35.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/4/2014Evercore ISIBoost Price TargetBuy -> Hold$33.00 -> $34.25View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/26/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/28/2016        
5/9/2016Q116$0.47$0.47$3.00 billion$2.77 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2016Q415$0.41$0.41$3.38 billion$2.65 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/29/2015Q315$0.80$0.84$3.31 billion$2.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/30/2015Q215$0.40$0.39$2.99 billion$2.52 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/30/2015Q115$0.50$0.46$3.21 billion$2.96 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/29/2015Q414$0.36$0.39$2.62 billion$2.93 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/30/2014Q314$0.77$0.77$3.13 billion$2.87 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/31/2014Q214$0.41$0.39$2.64 billion$2.69 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/1/2014Q114$0.51$0.52$2.89 billion$3.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/31/2014Q413$0.29$0.30$2.70 billion$2.73 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/24/2013Q313$0.75$0.77$2.98 billion$2.82 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/1/2013Q2 2013$0.38$0.40$2.40 billion$2.58 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/2/2013Q1 2013$0.45$0.48$2.78 billion$2.78 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/31/2013Q4 2012$0.28$0.29$2.93 billion$2.55 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/25/2012$0.72$0.81ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/2/2012$0.35$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/26/2012$0.38$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/2/2012$0.30$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/27/2011$0.65$0.69ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/28/2011$0.31$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/28/2011$0.42$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/27/2011$0.31$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.44$0.45$0.45
Q2 20162$0.41$0.45$0.43
Q3 20161$0.90$0.90$0.90
Q4 20162$0.40$0.40$0.40
Q2 20171$0.43$0.43$0.43
Q1 20181$0.52$0.52$0.52
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL)
Annual Dividend:$1.36
Dividend Yield:3.07%
Payout Ratio:64.45% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
61.82% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
58.62% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:5.90% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/18/2016quarterlyC$0.343.36%6/14/20166/16/20167/20/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/17/2016quarterlyC$0.343.43%3/11/20163/15/20164/20/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/9/2015quarterlyC$0.323.68%12/22/201512/24/20151/20/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/19/2015quarterlyC$0.323.55%9/15/20159/17/201510/20/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/20/2015quarterlyC$0.323.71%6/16/20156/18/20157/20/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/18/2015quarterlyC$0.323.53%3/13/20153/17/20154/20/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/10/2014quarterlyC$0.303.32%12/23/201412/26/20141/20/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/20/2014quarterlyC$0.303.82%9/16/20149/18/201410/20/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/21/2014quarterlyC$0.303.96%6/17/20146/19/20147/20/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/19/2014quarterlyC$0.304.02%3/18/20143/20/20144/20/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/11/2013quarterlyC$0.284.03%12/24/201312/27/20131/20/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/21/2013quarterlyC$0.284.04%9/17/20139/19/201310/20/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/21/2013quarterlyC$0.283.74%6/18/20136/20/20137/20/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/20/2013quarterlyC$0.273.85%3/19/20133/21/20134/20/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/12/2012quarterlyC$0.273.97%12/24/201212/27/20121/20/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
3/15/2013Richard T ObrienDirectorBuy2,000C$29.09C$58,180.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/15/2013Gail BoudreauxDirectorBuy1,780C$28.08C$49,982.40View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/1/2013Timothy V WolfDirectorBuy4,000C$27.98C$111,920.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL)
DateHeadline
07/25/16 07:33 PMAnalyst Ratings Worth Mentioning Today: Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL), Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ:WBA) - Review Fortune
07/25/16 04:49 AMXcel Energy (XEL) Shares are Up 1.3% - Trade Calls
07/22/16 07:06 PMIs this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL)? - The Daily Leicester
07/22/16 07:06 PMOption Market: Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL) Risk Hits A Depressed Level - CML News
07/22/16 07:06 PMFriday Session Wrap-up for Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - Engelwood Daily
07/22/16 07:06 PMXcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) Current Analyst Ratings - Fiscal Standard
07/22/16 07:06 PMXcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) Insider Activities Are in the Air - Review Fortune
07/22/16 12:10 PMHow WEC Energy’s Stock Will Remain Strong -
07/21/16 07:42 PMMomentum Stocks: Xcel Energy Inc. (XEL), Zoetis Inc. (ZTS), CBRE Group, Inc. (CBG) - iStreetWire
07/21/16 07:42 PMDearborn Partners buys $19110033 stake in Xcel Energy Inc (XEL) - TheFounders Daily
07/21/16 10:11 AMStock Strength in Focus for Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - Press Telegraph
07/21/16 10:11 AMXcel Energy Inc. (XEL) Stock Rises, Analysts: Hold Rating - Review Fortune
07/21/16 10:11 AMStewart Patten Co Lowers stake in Xcel Energy Inc (XEL) - Trade Calls
07/19/16 07:33 PMStock Check-In at the Close: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - TGP
07/19/16 07:33 PMHow has Xcel Energy Inc.:(NYSE:XEL) performed recently? - The Daily Leicester
07/19/16 12:35 PMXcel Energy opens Nicollet Mall headquarters -
07/19/16 08:17 AMXcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL): Sell-Side Ratings and Company Earnings Glance - Engelwood Daily
07/19/16 08:17 AMStock Positive on the Year: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - TGP
07/19/16 08:17 AMSolid Performer in Focus: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - Engelwood Daily
07/15/16 06:22 PMShares Experiencing a Downtrend: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - TGP
07/15/16 06:22 PMXcel Energy Inc Realized Volatility Hits Extremely Low Level - CML News
07/14/16 03:20 PMColorado is one of the 5 least expensive states for residential energy -
07/14/16 09:53 AMDominion's 3 Solar Facilities to Create Jobs in Virginia -
07/13/16 07:41 PMStock's Trend Analysis Report: Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL), Vipshop Holdings Ltd – ADR (NYSE:VIPS) - NYSE Journal (press release)
07/13/16 07:41 PMXcel Energy Inc Stock Momentum Hits Strength - CML News
07/13/16 07:41 PMXcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) Earnings Concentration and Analyst Target Watch - Engelwood Daily
07/12/16 07:35 PMAnalyst Target and Average Rating Watch: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - Press Telegraph
07/12/16 07:35 PMFirst Premier Bank Lowers stake in Xcel Energy Inc (XEL) - Trade Calls
07/11/16 07:10 PMShares Positive on the Year: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - Telanagana Press
07/11/16 07:10 PMLarge Cap Electric Utilities: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - Twin County News
07/10/16 06:23 PMStock Performance Rundown on: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - Press Telegraph
07/09/16 06:30 PMA look at a High Market Cap Stock: Xcel Energy Inc., XEL - The Daily Leicester
07/09/16 06:30 PMStock Analysis review: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - News Oracle
07/08/16 10:10 AMDiane Davies - Top Women in Energy 2016
07/07/16 07:26 PMWhiteWave and PepsiCo climb; Exxon and Xcel Energy slide - Washington Post
07/07/16 07:26 PMStock in Investor Crosshairs: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - Telanagana Press
07/07/16 10:01 AMCompany Stock Focus for Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL): Which Way Will Shares Head? - Press Telegraph
07/07/16 10:01 AMOption Market: Xcel Energy Inc. Risk Hits - CML News
07/07/16 10:01 AMIs It Time to Sell Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL)? - Street Report
07/06/16 04:47 AMStock Strength Recap for Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - Press Telegraph
07/05/16 04:31 AMXcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week - Fiscal Standard
07/05/16 04:31 AMToday's Top Gainers in the Market Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) from Utilities - The Daily Leicester
07/04/16 06:13 PMShares With YTD Gains: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - Telanagana Press
07/02/16 06:45 PMShare Performance Recap for: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - Press Telegraph
07/02/16 09:52 AMMega Cap End of Session Update: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - Telanagana Press
07/02/16 09:52 AMStock Valuation in Review: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - Telanagana Press
06/30/16 07:34 PMAnalyst Rating Update on Xcel Energy (XEL) - TheFounders Daily
06/30/16 10:00 AMXcel Energy at 52-Week High on Green Projects, Investments
06/29/16 07:53 PMPUC gives green light to solar garden plan by Xcel -
06/29/16 07:16 PMRecently Issued Stock Ratings For Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - Fiscal Standard

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About Xcel Energy

Xcel Energy logoXcel Energy Inc. is a public utility holding company. The Company's operations include activity of four utility subsidiaries that serve electric and natural gas customers. Its segments are regulated electric utility, regulated natural gas utility and all other. The regulated electric utility segment generates, transmits and distributes electricity in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Texas and New Mexico. The regulated electric utility segment also includes commodity trading operations. The regulated natural gas utility segment transports, stores and distributes natural gas primarily in portions of Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota, Michigan and Colorado. The all other category primarily includes steam revenue, appliance repair services, nonutility real estate activities, revenues associated with processing solid waste into refuse-derived fuel and investments in rental housing projects that qualify for low-income housing tax credits.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: XEL
  • CUSIP: 98389B10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $44.24
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $43.51
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $40.79
  • P/E Ratio: 20.97
  • P/E Growth: 3.83
  • Market Cap: $22.47B
  • Beta: 0.11
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.20 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.32 EPS
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Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL) Chart for Tuesday, July, 26, 2016