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NASDAQ:XEL

Xcel Energy - XEL Stock Forecast, Price & News

$69.63
+0.43 (+0.62%)
(As of 11/25/2022 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$69.27
$69.90
50-Day Range
$57.94
$69.63
52-Week Range
$56.89
$77.66
Volume
1.19 million shs
Average Volume
3.59 million shs
Market Capitalization
$38.11 billion
P/E Ratio
22.75
Dividend Yield
2.80%
Price Target
$69.64

Xcel Energy MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.64 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
0.0% Upside
$69.64 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.20% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.54mentions of Xcel Energy in the last 14 days
Based on 6 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$77,930 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
5.99%
From $3.17 to $3.36 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

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

2.54 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

15th out of 85 stocks

Electric & Other Services Combined Industry

4th out of 19 stocks

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About Xcel Energy (NASDAQ:XEL) Stock

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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XEL Stock News Headlines

UBS Group Raises Xcel Energy (NASDAQ:XEL) Price Target to $68.00
Credit Suisse Group Lowers Xcel Energy (NASDAQ:XEL) to Neutral
Exelon (EXC) Q3 Earnings Surpass Estimates, Revenues Miss
WEC Energy (WEC) Q3 Earnings and Revenues Beat Estimates
Xcel Energy: Q3 Earnings Insights
Xcel Energy (XEL) Q3 Earnings Miss Estimates
Xcel: Q3 Earnings Snapshot
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XEL Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/28/2021
Ex-Dividend for 10/20 Dividend
9/14/2022
Dividend Payable
10/20/2022
Today
11/27/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
1/26/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Electric & other services combined
Sub-Industry
N/A
Sector
Utilities
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:XEL
Employees
11,321
Year Founded
1909

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$69.64
High Stock Price Forecast
$78.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$63.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+0.0%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.64
Research Coverage
11 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$1.60 billion
Pretax Margin
10.53%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$13.43 billion
Cash Flow
$7.16 per share
Book Value
$29.94 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
546,975,000
Market Cap
$38.11 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.40

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Robert C. FrenzelMr. Robert C. Frenzel (Age 51)
    Pres, CEO & Chairman
    Comp: $1.97M
  • Mr. Brian J. Van Abel (Age 40)
    Exec. VP, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer
    Comp: $891.86k
  • Mr. Timothy John O'ConnorMr. Timothy John O'Connor (Age 62)
    Exec. VP & COO
    Comp: $1.19M
  • Ms. Amanda J. Rome (Age 41)
    Exec. VP, Chief Legal & Compliance Officer
    Comp: $786.53k
  • Mr. Brett C. CarterMr. Brett C. Carter (Age 55)
    Exec. VP, Group Pres of Utilities & Chief Customer Officer
    Comp: $1.05M
  • Mr. Paul Andrew Johnson (Age 62)
    VP of Investor Relations & Treasurer
  • Ms. Patricia Correa (Age 48)
    Sr. VP, HR & Employee Services and Chief HR Officer
  • Mr. Jeffrey S. Savage (Age 50)
    Sr. VP and Chief Audit & Financial Services Officer
  • Mr. Peter A. Gardner
    Chief Nuclear Officer
  • Ms. Alice K. Jackson (Age 43)
    Sr. VP of System Strategy & Chief Planning Officer













XEL Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Xcel Energy stock right now?

11 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Xcel Energy in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 7 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?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Xcel Energy's shares. Their XEL share price forecasts range from $63.00 to $78.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $69.64 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.0% from the stock's current price.
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How have XEL shares performed in 2022?

Xcel Energy's stock was trading at $67.70 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, XEL stock has increased by 2.9% and is now trading at $69.63.
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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, January 26th 2023.
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How were Xcel Energy's earnings last quarter?

Xcel Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:XEL) released its earnings results on Thursday, October, 28th. The company reported $1.13 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.18 by $0.05. The company had revenue of $3.47 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.41 billion. Xcel Energy had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.50% and a net margin of 11.44%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 9.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $1.14 earnings per share.
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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, August 17th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 15th will be given a dividend of $0.4875 per share on Thursday, October 20th. This represents a $1.95 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.80%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, September 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 2.80%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 18 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 63.73%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, XEL will have a dividend payout ratio of 58.04% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for XEL.

What guidance has Xcel Energy issued on next quarter's earnings?

Xcel Energy issued an update on its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 3rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.14-$3.19 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.16. 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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.52%), BlackRock Inc. (8.89%), State Street Corp (5.70%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.66%), Magellan Asset Management Ltd (1.48%) and Royal Bank of Canada (1.47%). 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 $69.63.

How much money does Xcel Energy make?

Xcel Energy (NASDAQ:XEL) has a market capitalization of $38.11 billion and generates $13.43 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.60 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.06 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Xcel Energy have?

The company 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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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 11/27/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff