Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE: XEL) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 21476.03. It is in the Electric Utilities industry and sector Utilities, with a current P/E of 19.62, a forward P/E of 17.87 and EPS of 2.11. At a stock price of 41.39 (-2.11%) it has a dividend yield of 3.29%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 3.70%, more recently this last year it has grown by -4.40%. The next year growth is going to be about 5.42% and more long-term 5.42% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -0.30%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 1.30% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -0.60%.
For performance, Xcel Energy Inc. the past week has seen a gain of -2.43%. For the last month performance for Xcel Energy Inc. is -5.42%. While the last quarter is 1.96% and half year, 6.41%. Finally for the year, performance is 26.09%.
The 52-week high for Xcel Energy Inc., is at -8.87%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 32.19%. The 20-day simple moving average is -4.60% and 4.53% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.48%, and for the month it is 1.35%. Xcel Energy Inc., has a target price of 43.91.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1.22, and for total debt/equity Xcel Energy Inc. has 1.33. The gross margin is 93.10%, while operating margin is 19.90%, the profit margin is 9.90%. The current ratio is 0.8 and the quick ratio is 0.6.
Insider ownership is at 0.10%, with instituitional ownership at 72.30%. Xcel Energy Inc. has a payout ratio of 62.50%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 518.87. The shares float is 507.1, with the float short at 1.83%, with short ratio coming to 3.03.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Xcel Energy Inc., get 2.80%, with its returns on investment at 5.90%. Return on equity is 10.10%. So will the investors see the target price of 43.91, reached soon?
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