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Xcel Energy Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.56 (-2.32 %)
(As of 12/4/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $65.75
50-Day Range N/A
52-Week Range
Now: $65.75
Volume2.27 million shs
Average Volume3.14 million shs
Market Capitalization$34.55 billion
P/E Ratio24.63
Dividend Yield2.56%
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 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 founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.9Community Rank: 0.0Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.12 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric & other services combined
Current SymbolNASDAQ:XEL



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$11.53 billion
Cash Flow$5.73 per share
Book Value$25.25 per share


Net Income$1.37 billion


Market Cap$34.55 billion
Next Earnings Date2/4/2021 (Estimated)
-1.56 (-2.32 %)
(As of 12/4/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Xcel Energy (NASDAQ:XEL) Frequently Asked Questions

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Xcel Energy?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Xcel Energy in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 4 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Xcel Energy?

Wall Street analysts have given Xcel Energy a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's winning trading ideas this year have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Xcel Energy wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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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, February 4th 2021.
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What price target have analysts set for XEL?

5 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Xcel Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $67.00 to $82.00. On average, they expect Xcel Energy's share price to reach $74.60 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 13.5% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Xcel Energy?

Xcel Energy saw a drop in short interest in the month of October. As of October 30th, there was short interest totaling 4,890,000 shares, a drop of 35.2% from the October 15th total of 7,550,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,160,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.3 days.
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Who are some of Xcel Energy's key competitors?

Who are Xcel Energy's key executives?

Xcel Energy's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Benjamin Gwynn Stonestreet Fowke III, Chairman & CEO (Age 62, Pay $4.25M)
  • Mr. Robert C. Frenzel, Pres & COO (Age 49, Pay $1.47M)
  • Mr. Brett C. Carter, Chief Customer & Innovation Officer and Exec. VP (Age 53, Pay $1.29M)
  • Mr. Brian J. Van Abel, Exec. VP & CFO
  • Mr. Paul Andrew Johnson, VP & Investor Relations (Age 60)
  • Karen Hyde, Sr. VP and Chief Risk, Audit & Compliance Officer
  • Ms. Amanda J. Rome, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel
  • Ms. Darla Figoli, Exec. VP of HR & Employee Services and Chief HR Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Timothy John O'Connor, Exec. VP & Chief Generation Officer (Age 60)
  • Mr. David T. Hudson, Pres of Xcel Energy - New Mexico, Texas (Age 59)

What is Xcel Energy's stock symbol?

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

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Xcel Energy's stock price today?

One share of XEL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $65.75.

How big of a company is Xcel Energy?

Xcel Energy has a market capitalization of $34.55 billion and generates $11.53 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.37 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.64 on an earnings per share basis. Xcel Energy employs 11,273 workers across the globe.

What is Xcel Energy's official website?

The official website for Xcel Energy is www.xcelenergy.com.

How can I contact Xcel Energy?

Xcel Energy's mailing address is 414 NICOLLET MALL, MINNEAPOLIS MN, 55401. The company can be reached via phone at 612-330-5500 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 12/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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