Xcel Energy (XEL) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Xcel Energy (XEL), hence the stock is down -5.69% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -1.78% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -5.89% and the stock has fallen -2.43% in the past 1 week.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week The stock has recorded a twenty day Moving Average of 3.17% and the fifty day Moving Average is 4.6%. Xcel Energy Inc. is up 1.96% in the last three month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 17.16%.
Xcel Energy (XEL) : Currently there are 7 street experts covering Xcel Energy (XEL) stock. The most bullish and bearish price target for the stock is $48 and $36 respectively for the short term. The average price target of all the analysts comes to $42. The estimated standard deviation from the target is $4.04.
Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $42.27 with an intraday high of $42.545. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $41.33. However, the stock managed to close at $41.39, a loss of 2.11% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $42.28. The total traded volume of the day was 2,924,662 shares.
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.