NYSE:XEL - Xcel Energy Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$51.49 -0.24 (-0.46 %)
(As of 12/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$51.73
Today's Range$51.26 - $52.41
52-Week Range$41.51 - $54.11
Volume4.99 million shs
Average Volume3.63 million shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.86%
BetaN/A
Xcel 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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Electric Utilities
Sub-IndustryElectric Utilities
SectorUtilities
Current SymbolNYSE:XEL
Previous Symbol
CUSIP98389B10
Phone+1-612-3305500

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / Cash FlowN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

Employees11,512
Outstanding Shares514,020,000
Market Cap$0.00
OptionableOptionable

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, December 12th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.38 per share on Sunday, January 20th. This represents a $1.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.95%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 27th. View Xcel Energy's Dividend History.

How were Xcel Energy's earnings last quarter?

Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 25th. The utilities provider reported $0.96 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.98 by $0.02. The utilities provider had revenue of $3.05 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.08 billion. 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 Wednesday, February 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Xcel Energy.

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

Xcel Energy issued an update on its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 25th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.55-2.65 for the period. Xcel Energy also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $2.45-2.49 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for XEL?

9 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Xcel Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $43.00 to $57.00. On average, they expect Xcel Energy's share price to reach $49.1111 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.6%. View Analyst Price Targets for Xcel Energy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Xcel Energy?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Xcel Energy in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Xcel Energy.

Has Xcel Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about XEL stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Xcel Energy earned a coverage optimism score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the utilities provider a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Are investors shorting Xcel Energy?

Xcel Energy saw a increase in short interest in November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 18,085,194 shares, an increase of 58.5% from the October 31st total of 11,411,894 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 5,766,286 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.1 days. Approximately 3.5% of the company's stock are sold short. View Xcel Energy's Current Options Chain.

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)

Who are Xcel Energy's major shareholders?

Xcel Energy's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.57%), Vanguard Group Inc. (7.53%), Vanguard Group Inc (7.53%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (6.72%), Franklin Resources Inc. (2.51%) and FMR LLC (2.15%). Company insiders that own Xcel Energy stock include Benjamin G S Fowke III, Daniel Yohannes, James T Prokopanko, Judy M Poferl, Kent T Larson, Lynn Casey, Mark E Stoering, Marvin E Jr Mcdaniel and Timothy V Wolf. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Xcel Energy.

Which major investors are selling Xcel Energy stock?

XEL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., FMR LLC, Cohen & Steers Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, First Quadrant L P CA, Jennison Associates LLC and Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V.. Company insiders that have sold Xcel Energy company stock in the last year include Benjamin G S Fowke III, Judy M Poferl and Timothy V Wolf. View Insider Buying and Selling for Xcel Energy.

Which major investors are buying Xcel Energy stock?

XEL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Magellan Asset Management Ltd, Levin Capital Strategies L.P., Renaissance Technologies LLC, BlackRock Inc., Vanguard Group Inc, Vanguard Group Inc., Hsbc Holdings PLC and Panagora Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Xcel Energy stock in the last two years include Daniel Yohannes, James T Prokopanko and Lynn Casey. 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 $51.49.

What is Xcel Energy's official website?

The official website for Xcel Energy is http://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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Xcel Energy (NYSE XEL)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  298 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  554 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  852
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 12/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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