Fulton Breakefield Broenniman Llc sold 128,505 shares as Xel (XEL)'s stock rose 9.17%. The Oakwood Capital Management Llc holds 41,632 shares with $2.97 million value, down from 71,405 last quarter. Laboratory Corp Amer Hldgs now has $15.92 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.16% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $49.13.
About 115,474 shares traded. Ordinary Shares (NYSE:MDT) has risen 4.04% since August 24, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 12.66% the S&P500.
Recent Analyst Rating for Xcel Energy Inc. Argus increased their price objective on shares of Xcel Energy from $50.00 to $53.00 and gave the company a buy rating in a research report on Wednesday, June 14th. Therefore 7% are positive. Xcel Energy Inc. had 31 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by SunTrust with "Neutral" on Monday, September 26. Texas-based Texas Permanent School Fund has invested 0.08% in Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL). The rating was downgraded by Macquarie Research on Friday, January 29 to "Neutral". Ten research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, two have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. Zacks downgraded the stock to "Sell" rating in Thursday, September 3 report. The stock of Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL) earned "Overweight" rating by Barclays Capital on Friday, March 18. The stock has "Neutral" rating by SunTrust on Monday, October 19.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.83 in 2016 Q4. Its up 0.12, from 1 in 2016Q3. The Fulton Breakefield Broenniman Llc holds 17,382 shares with $707,000 value, down from 145,887 last quarter. The utilities provider reported $0.45 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.43 by $0.02. Northern Tru has 5.77 million shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. Vanguard Gp Inc holds 250,808 shares.
A number of institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. First Retail Bank Of Newtown has 12,329 shares. Hennessy has 470,399 shares for 0.57% of their portfolio. M Kraus Co reported 42,090 shares. Savant Capital Ltd Limited Liability Company invested in 5,060 shares or 0.06% of the stock. Ordinary Shares (NYSE:MDT). Xcel Energy now has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $46.67. Therefore 44% are positive. Laboratory Corp had 31 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by William Blair with "Outperform" on Thursday, July 6. Jefferies maintained the shares of MDT in report on Wednesday, August 23 with "Buy" rating. As per Thursday, June 16, the company rating was upgraded by JP Morgan. Nomura has "Buy" rating and $86 target. On Friday, October 16 the stock rating was downgraded by Jefferies to "Hold". The firm has "Buy" rating by Wells Fargo given on Monday, July 10. The institutional investor owned 66,103 shares of the utilities provider's stock after selling 1,400 shares during the period. The dividend payment was $0.360 per share for the quarter which comes to $1.44 on an annualized basis. It improved, as 35 investors sold Xcel Energy Inc shares while 183 reduced holdings. 70 funds opened positions while 175 raised stakes. The funds in our partner's database now own: 353.97 million shares, up from 346.05 million shares in 2016Q3. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its stake in shares of Xcel Energy by 3.4% in the first quarter. Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale owns 136,153 shares. Raymond James And stated it has 0.03% in Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL).
Shares of Xcel Energy Inc.
The Illinois-based Calamos Ltd Com has invested 0.01% in Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL). Greenleaf Trust purchased a new stake in shares of Xcel Energy during the first quarter worth approximately $221,000. Claar Advisors Llc acquired 40,000 shares as Laboratory Corp Amer Hldgs (LH)'s stock declined 0.17%. Vantage Inv Advsrs Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 1,248 shares. Thompson Davis And Co has 49 shares. Bnp Paribas Investment Prtn Sa has 32,102 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Ibm Retirement Fund invested 0.09% in Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL). Finally, BlackRock Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Xcel Energy by 2,692.8% in the first quarter.
Xcel Energy (NYSE:XEL) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. Verition Fund Management Limited Liability Corporation accumulated 76,625 shares.
The next payable dividend for Xcel Energy Inc.is scheduled for 10/20/2017. The company has a market capitalization of $25.06 billion, a P/E ratio of 21.79 and a beta of 0.19. The Company's operations include the activity of four utility subsidiaries that serve electric and natural gas customers in eight states. The Company's divisions include regulated electric utility, regulated natural gas utility and all other.