Xcel Energy (XEL) : The total negative money flow of $20.92 million on Friday indicates selling on strength. The inflow of money on upticks was $14.48 million, compared to $35.41 million outflow on downticks, which confirms distribution in the stock. The up to down ratio was 0.41. The negative money flow of $20.63 million in block trades reveals that the informed traders sold the stock on every bit of price strength.The transaction value of block trade on downtick was $20.63 million. The price action in the Xcel Energy (XEL) stock suggests that both the bulls and the bears were in equilibrium. The stock traded at $44.32 with a gain of $0.44 , a change of 1% over the previous days close. The stock registered 1.3% for the week.
Xcel Energy (XEL) : The consensus price target for Xcel Energy (XEL) is $42.13 for the short term with a standard deviation of $4.16. The most optimist securities analyst among the 8 who monitor the stock believes that the stock can reach $48, however, the pessimist price target for the company is $36.
Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $43.84, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $44.41 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $43.72 and closed the trading day at $44.32, in the green by 1.00%. The total traded volume for the day was 3,188,523. The stock had closed at $43.88 in the previous days trading.
In a related news, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Eves David L, officer (President, PSCO) of Xcel Energy Inc, had unloaded 6,698 shares at an average price of $35.57 in a transaction dated on November 3, 2015. The total value of the transaction was worth $238,248.
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.