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Xcel Energy Company Profile (NYSE:XEL)

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 (15.73% 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 BankReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/19/2016BarclaysReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/14/2016SunTrustBoost 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
1/9/2015RBC CapitalDowngradeOutperform -> 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 6/26/2014 forward)
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)
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)
Current Dividend Information for Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL)
Annual Dividend:$1.36
Dividend Yield:3.14%
Payout Ratio:65.07%
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 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)
Latest Headlines for Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL)
DateHeadline
06/25/16 06:36 PMStock Performance Focus on: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - Press Telegraph
06/24/16 07:20 PMStock Tracing Lower on the Week Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - Engelwood Daily
06/24/16 07:20 PMShares Touching a Recent High: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - Press Telegraph
06/22/16 07:18 PMXcel Energy (NYSE:XEL) Analyst Rating Consensus - Trade Calls
06/22/16 04:03 PMXCEL ENERGY INC Files SEC form 8-K, Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance S -
06/21/16 08:32 PMTrending Now: XEL -
06/21/16 06:47 PMXcel Energy (XEL) Hits New Lifetime High Today - TheStreet.com
06/20/16 08:41 AMThis Weeks Broker Views For Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - Fiscal Standard
06/17/16 10:03 AMXcel Energy Receives Bullish Commentary From JPMorgan
06/17/16 10:03 AMJP Morgan Boosts Rating On Xcel Energy Inc. Common Stock (XEL) To “Overweight”
06/17/16 10:03 AMAnalysts At JP Morgan Upgraded Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) To Overweight
06/17/16 10:03 AMXcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) Current Analyst Ratings
06/17/16 08:27 AMXCEL ENERGY INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events -
06/16/16 07:32 PMStock to Focus on: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - News Oracle
06/16/16 07:32 PMXcel Energy Receives Bullish Commentary From JPMorgan - Benzinga
06/16/16 05:09 AMXcel Energy upgraded by JP Morgan -
06/16/16 01:19 AMSummons to Bondholders' Meeting - [at noodls] - NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION IN WHOLE OR IN PART DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY IN, INTO OR FROM ANY JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF THE RELEVANT LAWS OR REGULATIONS ...
06/15/16 07:39 PMXcel forecasts big 3rd quarter drop in electricity bills -
06/15/16 07:11 PMPerformance Overview of the company: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - News Oracle
06/14/16 06:56 PMXcel Energy Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Tuesday (XEL)
06/13/16 10:39 AMXcel Energy Renews Professional Services, License & Maintenance Agreements with Hansen Utilities CIS - [at noodls] - More than 3 million Xcel customers are billed for electricity and gas with Hansen Technologies utility billing solution. Monday, June 13, 2016 NEW YORK, NEW YORK - Hansen Technologies Limited today announced ...
06/13/16 10:17 AMTrending Stock Analysis: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - News Oracle
06/13/16 10:17 AMEarnings Overview: Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED), Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - Beacon Chronicle
06/13/16 10:17 AMXcel Energy Inc. (XEL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 14, 2016 - Nasdaq
06/10/16 10:29 AMXcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) Has $1503.021 Millions Outstanding Debt Accrued - RealistInvestor.com
06/10/16 10:29 AMXcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL) Utilities Sector Stock Business Roundup - Street Report
06/09/16 11:45 AMXcel Energy power pricing proposal gets public hearing today -
06/08/16 06:54 PMXcel, Boulder in talks to end years-long battle over a city utility -
06/08/16 04:01 PMXCEL ENERGY INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure -
06/07/16 07:40 PMEye Catching Stock for investors: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - News Oracle
06/04/16 07:26 PMPerformance Review for Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - HNN
06/04/16 10:35 AMNew Lifetime High Reached By Xcel Energy (XEL) - TheStreet.com
06/02/16 07:57 PMBuy Sell or Hold? - Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL), Tableau Software, Inc. (NYSE:DATA) - Beacon Chronicle - Beacon ChronicleBuy Sell or Hold? - Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL), Tableau Software, Inc. (NYSE:DATA)Beacon ChronicleLast Trade: The Company closed its last session at $41.56 with the gain of 0.46%. The market capitalization of the company is $21.1 Billion, with the average Volume of 3.22 Million. The stock currently has its 52-Week High range of $42.04 and 52-week ...and more »
06/02/16 10:43 AMBroker Watchlist: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - Share Trading News - Broker Watchlist: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL)Share Trading News03/20/2014 – Xcel Energy Inc. was downgraded to “sell” by analysts at Goldman Sachs. They now have a USD 28 price target on the stock. The share price of Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) was down -0.70% during the last trading session, with a day high of ...Market Analyst's Checklist Stocks: Calpine Corporation (NYSE:CPN), Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL)WsNews 4investorsall 2 news articles »
05/31/16 07:49 PMXcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) Quarterly EPS Estimate At $0.86 - Investor Newswire - Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) Quarterly EPS Estimate At $0.86Investor NewswireFirst Call stated that Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) can touch $40.54 in coming one year. For the next quarter, the per-share earnings target is $0.86 and for ongoing fiscal at $2.20. EPS target for next year is $2.32 versus the mean EPS of $2.11 last year.and more »
05/31/16 10:07 AMShare Rating Focus on Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - HNN - Share Rating Focus on Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL)HNNThis stock research may entail following what professional equity analysts think about the company. Presently, Wall Street analysts have given a consensus stock rating of 2.82 on shares of Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL). Covering analysts will typically ...and more »
05/31/16 06:47 AMXcel Energy gets vote of confidence -
05/29/16 05:47 PMXcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) Current Deferred Tax Assets At $140.219 Millions - Investor Newswire - iStreetWireXcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) Current Deferred Tax Assets At $140.219 MillionsInvestor NewswireFor the year ended 2015-12-31, Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) recorded change of 140.704 millions in assets/liabilities. This came at $140.704 millions for the quarter closed 2015-12-31. For year ended 2015-12-31 'days sales' reported in receivables was ...Hot Stock to Track After Earnings: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL)CWRU ObserverXcel Energy (NYSE:XEL) Analyst OpinionZergwatchUpgrades And Downgrades For Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL)Risers & FallersThe Post -iStreetWireall 10 news articles »
05/28/16 05:51 PMPerformance at a Glance on Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - HNN - Performance at a Glance on Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL)HNNWhen speculating how a given stock will perform in the future, it is important to look at how it has performed in the past. Today we will examine how Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL)'s stock has performed at various points in its past. Currently, the stock ...and more »
05/27/16 06:14 PMDon't Miss This Chance To Buy Wisconsin Energy Corp (NYSE:WEC) - Street Report - Don't Miss This Chance To Buy Wisconsin Energy Corp (NYSE:WEC)Street ReportIt's trading at $57. Xcel Energy (XEL) has a nearly 1% downside in the next one year. ... The Electric-Integrated company announced last quarter earnings per share of $1.09 against a consensus Street estimate of $1.02, beating the average estimate by ...and more »
05/25/16 08:05 AMUtilities versus Broader Equities and Treasuries in 2016 -
05/24/16 01:04 PMWhy Do Mid-Size Regulated Utilities Still Seem Strong? -
05/24/16 09:59 AMXcel Energy Delivering Clean Energy to Communities - [Business Wire] - Xcel Energy’s commitment to clean energy is benefiting the customers and the environment in the communities it serves. By adding wind and solar power, retiring aging coal plants and expanding energy efficiency programs, the company has significantly reduced emissions and water consumption across its operations.
05/24/16 09:45 AMStocks inside Investors Spotlight: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) , American Water Works (NYSE:AWK) - Street Updates - Stocks inside Investors Spotlight: Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) , American Water Works (NYSE:AWK)Street UpdatesOn 5/23/2016, shares of Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) fell -1.01% in trading session and finally closed at $40.06. The company most recent volume stood at 2.25 million shares as compared to its average volume of 3.33 million shares. Over the one year ...and more »
05/24/16 09:45 AMXcel Energy Inc(NYSE:XEL) Declares Dividend of $0.3400. - Trade Calls - Xcel Energy Inc(NYSE:XEL) Declares Dividend of $0.3400.Trade CallsXcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL) had declared a cash dividend of $0.3400 on May 18, 2016. The shares will quote ex-dividend on Jun 14, 2016 and the record date has been fixed on Jun 16, 2016. At May 18, 2016 share price, the yield comes out to be 3.3284%.How high can Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) stock go' Analysts hold 43.00CWRU ObserverStocks Analysts Ranking Summary: NiSource, Inc (NYSE:NI) , Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL)Street UpdatesMilestone Group buys $541062 stake in Xcel Energy Inc (XEL)Market DigestShare Trading News -Wall Street Hints and Newsall 7 news articles »
05/23/16 10:58 AMStocks Analysts Ranking Summary: NiSource, Inc (NYSE:NI) , Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - Street Updates - Stocks Analysts Ranking Summary: NiSource, Inc (NYSE:NI) , Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL)Street UpdatesOn 5/20/2016, shares of NiSource, Inc (NYSE:NI) rose +1.28% in trading session and finally closed at $23.82. The company most recent volume stood at 4.65 million shares as compared to average volume of 2.57 million shares. Over the one year trading ...Milestone Group buys $541062 stake in Xcel Energy Inc (XEL)Market DigestXcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) Broker Price Targets For The Coming WeekShare Trading NewsXcel Energy Incorporated (NYSE:XEL) Short Interest Decreased By 16.7%Wall Street Hints and Newsall 5 news articles »
05/22/16 10:37 AMXcel Energy Incorporated (NYSE:XEL) Short Interest Decreased By 16.7% - Wall Street Hints and News - Xcel Energy Incorporated (NYSE:XEL) Short Interest Decreased By 16.7%Wall Street Hints and NewsThe short interest to Xcel Energy Incorporated's float is 1.74%. The stock decreased 0.10% or $0.04 on May 20, hitting $40.47. About 2.97 million shares traded hands. Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL) has risen 11.33% since October 15, 2015 and is uptrending.
05/20/16 11:01 PMPerformance at a Glance on Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) - Wall Street Hints and News - Performance at a Glance on Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL)Wall Street Hints and NewsWhen speculating how a given stock will perform in the future, it is important to look at how it has performed in the past. Today we will examine how Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL)'s stock has performed at various points in its past. Currently, the stock ...and more »
05/20/16 03:59 PMXCEL ENERGY INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders -
05/20/16 09:36 AMXcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) Accounts Payable At $809.656 - Investor Newswire - Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) Accounts Payable At $809.656Investor NewswireFor the year ended 2016-03-31, Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) posted change of 140.704 millions in assets and liabilities. This amounted to $140.704 millions for the quarter closed 2016-03-31. For year ended 2016-03-31 'days sales' in receivables was ...and more »
About Xcel Energy

Xcel Energy logoXcel Energy Inc. is a public utility holding company. The Company's operations include the activity of four wholly owned utility subsidiaries that serve electric and natural gas customers in eight states. These utility subsidiaries are NSP-Minnesota NSP-Wisconsin, Public Service Company of Colorado (PSCo) and Southwestern Public Service Co. (SPS) and serve customers in portions of Colorado, Michigan, Minnesota, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas and Wisconsin. Its segments include 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. Regulated electric utility 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: XEL
  • CUSIP: 98389B10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $43.30
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $41.73
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $39.54
  • P/E Ratio: 20.52
  • P/E Growth: 3.73
  • Market Cap: $21.99B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.20 EPS
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