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Xcel Energy Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.28 (+1.90%)
(As of 06/24/2022 06:55 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
3.93 million shs
Average Volume
3.43 million shs
Market Capitalization
$37.34 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target
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XEL Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Overall MarketRank

2.51 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

34th out of 120 stocks

Electric & Other Services Combined Industry

11th out of 22 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 3.2Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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About Xcel Energy (NASDAQ:XEL)

Xcel Energy Inc., through its subsidiaries, generates, purchases, transmits, distributes, and sells electricity. It operates through Regulated Electric Utility, Regulated Natural Gas Utility, and All Other segments. The company generates electricity through coal, nuclear, natural gas, hydroelectric, solar, biomass, oil, wood/refuse, and wind energy sources. It also purchases, transports, distributes, and sells natural gas to retail customers, as well as transports customer-owned natural gas. In addition, the company develops and leases natural gas pipelines, and storage and compression facilities; and invests in rental housing projects, as well as procures equipment for the construction of renewable generation facilities. It serves residential, commercial, and industrial customers in the portions of Colorado, Michigan, Minnesota, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas, and Wisconsin. The company sells electricity to approximately 3.7 million customers; and natural gas to approximately 2.1 million customers. Xcel Energy Inc. was incorporated in 1909 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Electric & other services combined
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 4/20 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 7/20 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Price Target and Rating

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Forecasted Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
9 Analysts


Net Income
$1.60 billion
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$13.43 billion
Cash Flow
$7.16 per share
Book Value
$28.98 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$37.34 billion

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Xcel Energy Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Xcel Energy stock right now?

9 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Xcel Energy in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 8 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" Xcel Energy stock.
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What is Xcel Energy's stock price forecast for 2022?

9 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Xcel Energy's shares. Their XEL stock forecasts range from $70.00 to $79.00. On average, they predict Xcel Energy's stock price to reach $74.33 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.4% from the stock's current price.
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How has Xcel Energy's stock performed in 2022?

Xcel Energy's stock was trading at $67.70 at the beginning of the year. Since then, XEL stock has increased by 1.3% and is now trading at $68.56.
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When is Xcel Energy's next earnings date?

Xcel Energy is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 4th 2022.
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How were Xcel Energy's earnings last quarter?

Xcel Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:XEL) posted its earnings results on Thursday, April, 28th. The company reported $0.70 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.68 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $3.75 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.42 billion. Xcel Energy had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.54% and a net margin of 11.84%. The firm's revenue was up 5.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.67 EPS.
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How often does Xcel Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Xcel Energy?

Xcel Energy declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 18th. Investors of record on Wednesday, June 15th will be given a dividend of $0.4875 per share on Wednesday, July 20th. This represents a $1.95 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, June 14th.
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Is Xcel Energy a good dividend stock?

Xcel Energy(NASDAQ:XEL) pays an annual dividend of $1.95 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.84%. Xcel Energy 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 of Xcel Energy is 65.22%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Xcel Energy will have a dividend payout ratio of 57.35% next year. This indicates that Xcel Energy 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 issued an update on its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 9th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.10-$3.20 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of $3.17. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

Who are Xcel Energy's key executives?

Xcel Energy's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Robert C. Frenzel, Pres, CEO & Chairman (Age 51, Pay $1.97M)
  • Mr. Brian J. Van Abel, Exec. VP, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 40, Pay $891.86k)
  • Mr. Timothy John O'Connor, Exec. VP & COO (Age 62, Pay $1.19M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Amanda J. Rome, Exec. VP, Chief Legal & Compliance Officer (Age 41, Pay $786.53k)
  • Mr. Brett C. Carter, Exec. VP, Group Pres of Utilities & Chief Customer Officer (Age 55, Pay $1.05M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Paul Andrew Johnson, VP of Investor Relations & Treasurer (Age 62)
  • Ms. Patricia Correa, Sr. VP, HR & Employee Services and Chief HR Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Jeffrey S. Savage, Chief Audit & Financial Services Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. David T. Hudson, Pres of Xcel Energy - New Mexico & Texas (Age 61)
  • Mr. Peter A. Gardner, Chief Nuclear Officer

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 a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.19%), BlackRock Inc. (8.49%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (5.55%), State Street Corp (5.47%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.85%) and Magellan Asset Management Ltd (1.80%). Company insiders that own Xcel Energy stock include Benjamin G S Fowke III, Benjamin G S Fowke III, Brett C Carter, Christopher B Clark, Christopher B Clark, Darla Figoli, David T Hudson, Frank P Prager, Kent T Larson, Kim Williams, Mark E Stoering, Scott M Wilensky and Timothy John O'connor.
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Which institutional investors are selling Xcel Energy stock?

XEL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Magellan Asset Management Ltd, BlackRock Inc., Bank of Nova Scotia, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Capital International Investors, UBS Group AG, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, and Renaissance Technologies LLC. Company insiders that have sold Xcel Energy company stock in the last two years include 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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Which institutional investors are buying Xcel Energy stock?

XEL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Bank of America Corp DE, Vanguard Group Inc., Echo Street Capital Management LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Commerce Bank, Sei Investments Co., and Eaton Vance Management.
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How do I buy shares of Xcel Energy?

Shares of XEL 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 $68.56.

How much money does Xcel Energy make?

Xcel Energy (NASDAQ:XEL) has a market capitalization of $37.34 billion and generates $13.43 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.60 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.989990 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Xcel Energy have?

Xcel Energy employs 11,321 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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When was Xcel Energy founded?

Xcel Energy was founded in 1909.

How can I contact Xcel Energy?

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

This page (NASDAQ:XEL) was last updated on 6/27/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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