Xcel Energy Dividend

What is Xcel Energy current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

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4/6

Dividend Score 4/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


2.78%

Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Xcel Energy Dividend Yield vs Market
How does XEL dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (XEL)2.8%
Market Bottom 25% (US)1.5%
Market Top 25% (US)4.3%
Industry Average (Electric Utilities)3.1%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (XEL)3.0%

Notable Dividend: XEL's dividend (2.78%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.5%).

High Dividend: XEL's dividend (2.78%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.26%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

How stable has Xcel Energy's dividend per share been in the past?
MonthDividend Per Share (annual)Avg. Yield (%)
12/31/20242.1813
12/31/20232.0614
12/31/20221.9514
12/1/20221.952.78
8/19/20221.952.87
7/28/20221.952.6
2/23/20221.952.74
12/8/20211.832.7
8/18/20211.832.8
5/19/20211.832.67
2/17/20211.832.77
12/9/20201.722.67
8/19/20201.722.45
5/20/20201.722.61
2/19/20201.722.75
12/11/20191.622.47
8/21/20191.622.57
5/15/20191.622.7
2/20/20191.622.9
12/12/20181.522.98
8/22/20181.523.09
5/16/20181.523.35
4/27/20181.523.32
4/26/20181.523.25
12/13/20171.443.18
8/23/20171.442.91
5/17/20171.443.05
2/22/20171.443.24
2/2/20171.363.25
8/24/20161.363.35
5/18/20161.363.18
2/17/20161.363.36
12/9/20151.283.47
10/30/20151.283.61
10/29/20151.283.6
5/20/20151.283.76
2/19/20151.283.72
12/10/20141.23.31
8/20/20141.23.71
5/21/20141.23.86
2/20/20141.23.93
12/11/20131.123.96
8/21/20131.123.99
5/21/20131.123.85
2/20/20131.083.62
12/12/20121.083.94
8/22/20121.083.94
5/16/20121.083.79
2/22/20121.043.91
12/14/20111.043.88

Stable Dividend: XEL's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: XEL's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (62.5%), XEL's dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: XEL is paying a dividend but the company has no free cash flows.


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