Xcel Energy Company Profile (NYSE:XEL)

About Xcel Energy

Xcel Energy logoXcel Energy Inc. is a public utility holding company. The Company's operations include activity of four utility subsidiaries that serve electric and natural gas customers. Its segments are 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. The regulated electric utility segment 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 other category primarily includes steam revenue, appliance repair services, nonutility real estate activities, revenues associated with processing solid waste into refuse-derived fuel and investments in rental housing projects that qualify for low-income housing tax credits.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: XEL
  • CUSIP: 98389B10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $41.39
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $43.19
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $41.65
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.63
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.92
  • P/E Growth: 3.47
  • Market Cap: $21.02B
  • Outstanding Shares: 507,952,000
  • Beta: 0.08
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.38)
Consensus Price Target: C$42.57 (2.85% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/4/2016Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetHold$42.00 -> $45.00View Rating Details
6/16/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$39.00 -> $47.00View Rating Details
6/15/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$46.00 -> $48.00View Rating Details
4/18/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/19/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/14/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$39.00 -> $40.00View Rating Details
3/2/2016Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
1/29/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
8/26/2015TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetReduceC$0.60 -> C$0.40View Rating Details
1/9/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$35.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details
11/4/2014Evercore ISIBoost Price TargetBuy -> Hold$33.00 -> $34.25View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/29/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2016        
8/3/2016Q216$0.40$0.39$2.52 billion$2.50 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q116$0.47$0.47$3.00 billion$2.77 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q415$0.41$0.41$3.38 billion$2.65 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315$0.80$0.84$3.31 billion$2.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.40$0.39$2.99 billion$2.52 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$0.50$0.46$3.21 billion$2.96 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q414$0.36$0.39$2.62 billion$2.93 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314$0.77$0.77$3.13 billion$2.87 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.41$0.39$2.64 billion$2.69 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114$0.51$0.52$2.89 billion$3.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2014Q413$0.29$0.30$2.70 billion$2.73 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.75$0.77$2.98 billion$2.82 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q2 2013$0.38$0.40$2.40 billion$2.58 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q1 2013$0.45$0.48$2.78 billion$2.78 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2013Q4 2012$0.28$0.29$2.93 billion$2.55 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.72$0.81ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$0.35$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.38$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2012$0.30$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.65$0.69ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.31$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.42$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2011$0.31$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.19 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.31 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.44$0.45$0.45
Q2 20162$0.41$0.45$0.43
Q3 20162$0.90$0.90$0.90
Q4 20162$0.43$0.45$0.44
Q2 20171$0.40$0.40$0.40
Q3 20171$0.96$0.96$0.96
Q4 20171$0.47$0.47$0.47
Q1 20181$0.52$0.52$0.52
Q2 20181$0.42$0.42$0.42
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL)
Annual Dividend:$1.36
Dividend Yield:3.29%
Payout Ratio:64.46% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
62.10% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
58.87% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:5.90% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/24/2016quarterlyC$0.343.22%9/13/20169/15/201610/20/2016
5/18/2016quarterlyC$0.343.36%6/14/20166/16/20167/20/2016
2/17/2016quarterlyC$0.343.43%3/11/20163/15/20164/20/2016
12/9/2015quarterlyC$0.323.68%12/22/201512/24/20151/20/2016
8/19/2015quarterlyC$0.323.55%9/15/20159/17/201510/20/2015
5/20/2015quarterlyC$0.323.71%6/16/20156/18/20157/20/2015
2/18/2015quarterlyC$0.323.53%3/13/20153/17/20154/20/2015
12/10/2014quarterlyC$0.303.32%12/23/201412/26/20141/20/2015
8/20/2014quarterlyC$0.303.82%9/16/20149/18/201410/20/2014
5/21/2014quarterlyC$0.303.96%6/17/20146/19/20147/20/2014
2/19/2014quarterlyC$0.304.02%3/18/20143/20/20144/20/2014
12/11/2013quarterlyC$0.284.03%12/24/201312/27/20131/20/2014
8/21/2013quarterlyC$0.284.04%9/17/20139/19/201310/20/2013
5/21/2013quarterlyC$0.283.74%6/18/20136/20/20137/20/2013
2/20/2013quarterlyC$0.273.85%3/19/20133/21/20134/20/2013
12/12/2012quarterlyC$0.273.97%12/24/201212/27/20121/20/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/15/2013Richard T ObrienDirectorBuy2,000C$29.09C$58,180.00View SEC Filing  
2/15/2013Gail BoudreauxDirectorBuy1,780C$28.08C$49,982.40View SEC Filing  
2/1/2013Timothy V WolfDirectorBuy4,000C$27.98C$111,920.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL)
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voiceregistrar.com - August 27 at 5:52 AM
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marketrealist.com - August 24 at 8:05 PM
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marketrealist.com - August 24 at 11:25 AM
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voiceregistrar.com - August 22 at 8:18 PM
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www.fidaily.com - August 18 at 8:33 PM
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