Xcel Energy (XEL) : Wednesdays money flow data in Xcel Energy (XEL) suggests that the bulls made the most of the weakness in the stock. The inflow of money into the stock on upticks was $8.76 million, whereas, $7.16 million worth of transactions were done on downticks. The ratio between the two, uptick and downtick stood at 1.22, in favor of the bulls. The total money flow into the stock was $1.6 million clearly indicating that the smart money has been buying into the stock on weakness.
In comparison, the money flow in block deals was $1.09 million. The total value of block trades done on upticks was $1.09 million. Xcel Energy (XEL) fell $0.08 and traded at $42.3, down -0.18% for the day, over previous days close. On a weekly basis, the shares are -1.8% over the previous weeks close.
Xcel Energy Inc. has dropped 0.71% in the last five trading days, however, the shares have posted positive gains of 2.16% in the last 4 weeks. Xcel Energy Inc. has dropped 2.85% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 20.59%.
Xcel Energy (XEL) : 2 brokerage houses believe that Xcel Energy (XEL) is a Strong Buy at current levels. 8 analysts believe that the current prices are in a balance with the stocks fundamentals, hence they propose Hold on Xcel Energy (XEL). Zacks Investment Research suggests a Sell with a rank of 4.The median of all the 10 Wall Street Analysts endorse the stock as a Hold with a rating of 2.6.
Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $41.86 and the intraday high of $42.5 after having opened at $42.48 on Wednesdays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $42.48, a loss of -0.28%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 2,453,675 shares. The stock failed to cross $42.5 in Wednesdays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $42.37.
Xcel Energy Inc. is a public utility holding company. The Companys operations include the activity of four wholly owned utility subsidiaries that serve electric and natural gas customers in eight states. These utility subsidiaries are NSP-Minnesota NSP-Wisconsin, Public Service Company of Colorado (PSCo) and Southwestern Public Service Co. (SPS) and serve customers in portions of Colorado, Michigan, Minnesota, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas and Wisconsin. Its segments include 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. Regulated electric utility 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.