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Xcel Energy Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.26 (-0.38 %)
(As of 11/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $67.36
50-Day Range
MA: $71.57
52-Week Range
Now: $67.36
Volume6.76 million shs
Average Volume3.15 million shs
Market Capitalization$35.39 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.54%
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.0Community Rank: 1.8Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.59 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric Utilities
Sub-IndustryElectric Utilities



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A



Market Cap$35.39 billion
Next Earnings Date1/28/2021 (Estimated)
-0.26 (-0.38 %)
(As of 11/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Xcel Energy's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Xcel Energy's stock was trading at $66.82 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, XEL stock has increased by 0.8% and is now trading at $67.36.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Xcel Energy?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Xcel Energy in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 11 hold ratings and 2 buy 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, January 28th 2021.
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How were Xcel Energy's earnings last quarter?

Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) posted its earnings results on Thursday, October, 29th. The utilities provider reported $1.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.06 by $0.08. The utilities provider had revenue of $3.18 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.37 billion. The company's revenue was up 5.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $1.01 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 19th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, September 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.43 per share on Tuesday, October 20th. This represents a $1.72 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.55%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, September 14th.
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What guidance has Xcel Energy issued on next quarter's earnings?

Xcel Energy updated its FY21 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 29th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.90-$3.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.97.

What price target have analysts set for XEL?

15 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Xcel Energy's stock. Their forecasts range from $59.00 to $82.00. On average, they anticipate Xcel Energy's stock price to reach $69.29 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 2.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Xcel Energy's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Xcel Energy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Xcel Energy investors own include Exelon (EXC), AT&T (T), WEC Energy Group (WEC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Verizon Communications (VZ), Chevron (CVX), Intel (INTC), Walmart (WMT), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Pfizer (PFE).

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 New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "XEL."

Who are Xcel Energy's major shareholders?

Xcel Energy's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.82%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (6.67%), Magellan Asset Management Ltd (6.24%), State Street Corp (5.21%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.54%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.15%). Company insiders that own Xcel Energy stock include Benjamin G S Fowke III, Christopher B Clark, David L Eves, Frank P Prager, Judy M Poferl, Kent T Larson, Mark E Stoering, Robert Frenzel and Scott M Wilensky.
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Which major investors are selling Xcel Energy stock?

XEL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, BlackRock Inc., Public Sector Pension Investment Board, Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co., Achmea Investment Management B.V., Principal Financial Group Inc., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Xcel Energy company stock in the last year include Benjamin G S Fowke III, and Frank P Prager.
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Which major investors are buying Xcel Energy stock?

XEL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Reaves W H & Co. Inc., Magellan Asset Management Ltd, Morgan Stanley, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors LP, and Squarepoint Ops LLC.
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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 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 $67.36.

How big of a company is Xcel Energy?

Xcel Energy has a market capitalization of $35.39 billion. 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 55401-1927, United States. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at +1-612-3305500 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 12/1/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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