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NASDAQ:XEL

Xcel Energy (XEL) Stock Forecast, Price & News

$63.55
-1.74 (-2.67%)
(As of 06/1/2023 ET)
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Today's Range
$63.15
$65.58
50-Day Range
$63.55
$71.27
52-Week Range
$56.89
$77.66
Volume
5.57 million shs
Average Volume
2.50 million shs
Market Capitalization
$34.98 billion
P/E Ratio
19.67
Dividend Yield
3.27%
Price Target
$71.50

Xcel Energy MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.60 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
12.0% Upside
$71.20 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.10% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.53mentions of Xcel Energy in the last 14 days
Based on 18 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$1.14 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
6.82%
From $3.37 to $3.60 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.98 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

87th out of 166 stocks

Electric & Other Services Combined Industry

25th out of 38 stocks


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About Xcel Energy (NASDAQ:XEL) Stock

Xcel Energy, Inc. operates as a holding company engaged in the generation, purchase, transmission, distribution, and sale of electricity. It operates through the following three segments: Regulated Electric Utility, Regulated Natural Gas Utility and All Others. The Regulated Electric Utility segment generates, transmits, and distributes electricity primarily in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Texas, and New Mexico. In addition, this segment includes sales for resale and provides wholesale transmission service to various entities in the United States. It 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 Others segment engages in steam, appliance repair services, nonutility real estate activities, processing solid waste into refuse-derived fuel and investments in rental housing projects that qualify for low-income housing tax credits. The company was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, MN.

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XEL Stock News Headlines

The Real Problem With "Made in America" Lithium
Politicians love to say they support "Made in America" when it comes to manufacturing. But when it comes to lithium - the metal fueling our transition to electric vehicles - it's not that simple.
Xcel Energy (NASDAQ:XEL) PT Lowered to $69.00 at Mizuho
The Real Problem With "Made in America" Lithium
Politicians love to say they support "Made in America" when it comes to manufacturing. But when it comes to lithium - the metal fueling our transition to electric vehicles - it's not that simple.
Xcel Energy declares $0.52 dividend
Xcel Energy (NASDAQ:XEL) Now Covered by StockNews.com
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XEL Price History

XEL Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 4/20 Dividend
3/14/2023
Dividend Payable
4/20/2023
Last Earnings
4/27/2023
Today
6/01/2023
Ex-Dividend for 7/20 Dividend
6/14/2023
Dividend Payable
7/20/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
7/27/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Electric & other services combined
Sub-Industry
N/A
Sector
Utilities
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:XEL
Employees
11,982
Year Founded
1909

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$71.20
High Stock Price Forecast
$79.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$67.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+12.5%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.60
Research Coverage
10 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$1.74 billion
Pretax Margin
10.46%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$15.31 billion
Cash Flow
$7.77 per share
Book Value
$30.56 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
550,026,000
Market Cap
$34.98 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.43

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Key Executives

  • Robert C. FrenzelRobert C. Frenzel
    Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Timothy John O'ConnorTimothy John O'Connor
    Chief Operations Officer & Executive VP
  • Brian J. van Abel
    Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Tim Peterson
    Chief Technology Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Amanda Rome
    Executive VP, Chief Legal & Compliance Officer













XEL Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Xcel Energy stock right now?

10 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Xcel Energy in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" XEL shares.
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What is Xcel Energy's stock price forecast for 2023?

10 Wall Street research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Xcel Energy's shares. Their XEL share price forecasts range from $67.00 to $79.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $71.20 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 12.0% from the stock's current price.
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How have XEL shares performed in 2023?

Xcel Energy's stock was trading at $70.11 at the beginning of 2023. Since then, XEL stock has decreased by 9.4% and is now trading at $63.55.
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When is Xcel Energy's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 27th 2023.
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How were Xcel Energy's earnings last quarter?

Xcel Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:XEL) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 27th. The company reported $0.76 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.74 by $0.02. The business earned $4.08 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.76 billion. Xcel Energy had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.78% and a net margin of 11.34%. The company's revenue was up 8.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.70 earnings per share.
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How often does Xcel Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Xcel Energy?

Xcel Energy announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 24th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 15th will be given a dividend of $0.52 per share on Thursday, July 20th. This represents a $2.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.27%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 14th.
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Is Xcel Energy a good dividend stock?

Xcel Energy (NASDAQ:XEL) pays an annual dividend of $2.08 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.24%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 20 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 64.40%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, XEL will have a dividend payout ratio of 57.78% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Xcel Energy issued on next quarter's earnings?

Xcel Energy updated its FY 2023 earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 27th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.30-$3.40 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of $3.38. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What is Xcel Energy's stock symbol?

Xcel Energy trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "XEL."

Who are Xcel Energy's major shareholders?

Xcel Energy's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.02%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (5.67%), State Street Corp (5.39%), Aristotle Capital Management LLC (2.80%), Geode Capital Management LLC (2.23%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.26%). Insiders that own company stock include Benjamin G S Fowke III, Benjamin G S Fowke III, Brett C Carter, Christopher B Clark, Darla Figoli, David T Hudson, Frank P Prager, Kim Williams and Timothy John O'connor.
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How do I buy shares of Xcel Energy?

Shares of XEL stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Xcel Energy's stock price today?

One share of XEL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $63.55.

How much money does Xcel Energy make?

Xcel Energy (NASDAQ:XEL) has a market capitalization of $34.98 billion and generates $15.31 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.74 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.23 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Xcel Energy have?

The company employs 11,982 workers across the globe.

Does Xcel Energy have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Xcel Energy: Nicollet Holdings Company LLC, Nicollet Project Holdings LLC, Northern States Power Company (a Minnesota corporation), Northern States Power Company (a Wisconsin corporation), Public Service Company of Colorado, Southwestern Public Service Company, WestGas InterState Inc., Xcel Energy Communications Group Inc. , Xcel Energy International Inc., Xcel Energy Markets Holdings Inc., Xcel Energy Retail Holdings Inc., Xcel Energy Services Inc. , Xcel Energy Transmission Holding Company LLC, Xcel Energy Venture Holdings Inc., Xcel Energy Ventures Inc., Xcel Energy WYCO Inc. , and Xcel Energy Wholesale Group Inc..
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How can I contact Xcel Energy?

Xcel Energy's mailing address is 414 NICOLLET MALL, MINNEAPOLIS MN, 55401. The official website for the company is www.xcelenergy.com. The company can be reached via phone at (612) 330-5500, via email at paul.a.johnson@xcelenergy.com, or via fax at 612-330-5688.

This page (NASDAQ:XEL) was last updated on 6/2/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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