NYSE:XEL - Xcel Energy Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$44.19 +0.59 (+1.35 %)
(As of 06/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$43.60
Today's Range$43.32 - $44.39
52-Week Range$41.51 - $52.22
Volume3.47 million shs
Average Volume3.47 million shs
Market Capitalization$22.16 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.51%
Xcel Energy logoXcel Energy Inc. is a public utility holding company. The Company's operations include the activity of four utility subsidiaries that serve electric and natural gas customers in eight states. The Company's segments include regulated electric utility, regulated natural gas utility and all other. The Company's utility subsidiaries include NSP-Minnesota, NSP-Wisconsin, Public Service Company of Colorado (PSCo) and Southwestern Public Service Co. (SPS), which serve customers in portions of Colorado, Michigan, Minnesota, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas and Wisconsin. Along with WYCO Development LLC (WYCO), a joint venture formed with Colorado Interstate Gas Company, LLC (CIG) to develop and lease natural gas pipelines storage and compression facilities, and WestGas InterState, Inc. (WGI), an interstate natural gas pipeline company, these companies comprise the regulated utility operations.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric Utilities
Sub-IndustryElectric Utilities


Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.27
Current Ratio0.87
Quick Ratio0.68


Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E Ratio18.11
P/E Growth3.18

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$11.40 billion
Price / Sales1.97
Cash Flow$5.3177 per share
Price / Cash8.31
Book Value$21.70 per share
Price / Book2.04


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$1.15 billion
Net Margins10.06%
Return on Equity10.44%
Return on Assets2.80%


Outstanding Shares508,860,000

Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Xcel Energy's stock symbol?

Xcel Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "XEL."

How often does Xcel Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Xcel Energy?

Xcel Energy declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 16th. Investors of record on Friday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.38 per share on Friday, July 20th. This represents a $1.52 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 14th. View Xcel Energy's Dividend History.

How were Xcel Energy's earnings last quarter?

Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 26th. The utilities provider reported $0.57 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.51 by $0.06. The utilities provider had revenue of $2.95 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.98 billion. Xcel Energy had a return on equity of 10.44% and a net margin of 10.06%. Xcel Energy's quarterly revenue was up .2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.47 EPS. View Xcel Energy's Earnings History.

When is Xcel Energy's next earnings date?

Xcel Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July, 26th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Xcel Energy.

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

Xcel Energy issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 26th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.37-2.47 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.43.

What price target have analysts set for XEL?

9 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Xcel Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $43.00 to $50.00. On average, they anticipate Xcel Energy's share price to reach $46.7778 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Xcel Energy.

Who are some of Xcel Energy's key competitors?

Who are Xcel Energy's key executives?

Xcel Energy's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Benjamin G. S. Fowke III, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer (Age 58)
  • Robert C. Frenzel, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President (Age 46)
  • Christopher B. Clark, President and Director, NSP-Minnesota (Age 50)
  • David T. Hudson, President and Director, SPS (Age 56)
  • Mark E. Stoering, President and Director of NSP-Wisconsin (Age 56)
  • Marvin E. McDaniel Jr., Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer (Age 57)
  • Scott M. Wilensky, Executive Vice President, General Counsel (Age 60)
  • David L. Eves, Executive Vice President and Group President – Utilities (Age 58)
  • Kent T. Larson, Executive Vice President, Group President Operations (Age 57)
  • Jeffrey S. Savage, Senior Vice President, Controller (Age 45)

Has Xcel Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about XEL stock have trended positive on Tuesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Xcel Energy earned a news sentiment score of 0.30 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the utilities provider an impact score of 45.25 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are Xcel Energy's major shareholders?

Xcel Energy's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.59%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (7.19%), Franklin Resources Inc. (2.49%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.92%), Northern Trust Corp (1.26%) and Boston Partners (1.14%). Company insiders that own Xcel Energy stock include Benjamin G S Fowke III, Daniel Yohannes, David L Eves, James T Prokopanko, Kent T Larson, Mark E Stoering, Marvin E Jr Mcdaniel and Timothy V Wolf. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Xcel Energy.

Which institutional investors are selling Xcel Energy stock?

XEL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Old Mutual Global Investors UK Ltd., Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Federated Investors Inc. PA, Principal Financial Group Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Rothschild Asset Management Inc., Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec and Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co.. Company insiders that have sold Xcel Energy company stock in the last year include Benjamin G S Fowke III, Kent T Larson, Mark E Stoering, Marvin E Jr Mcdaniel and Timothy V Wolf. View Insider Buying and Selling for Xcel Energy.

Which institutional investors are buying Xcel Energy stock?

XEL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Franklin Resources Inc., Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, BlackRock Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Brookfield Asset Management Inc. and Boston Partners. Company insiders that have bought Xcel Energy stock in the last two years include Daniel Yohannes and James T Prokopanko. View Insider Buying and Selling for Xcel Energy.

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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Xcel Energy's stock price today?

One share of XEL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.19.

How big of a company is Xcel Energy?

Xcel Energy has a market capitalization of $22.16 billion and generates $11.40 billion in revenue each year. Xcel Energy employs 11,512 workers across the globe.

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]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Xcel Energy (XEL)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  257 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  517 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  774
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Xcel Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe XEL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe XEL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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