Xcel Energy Inc (NASDAQ:XEL) Can’t Be Less Risky. Short Interest Decreased

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Investors sentiment decreased to 1.18 in 2019 Q1. Its down 0.05, from 1.23 in 2018Q4. It dived, as 31 investors sold Xcel Energy Inc. shares while 183 reduced holdings. 72 funds opened positions while 180 raised stakes. 387.73 million shares or 0.59% more from 385.47 million shares in 2018Q4 were reported.
Blair William & Communication Il holds 0.01% or 34,773 shares. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt accumulated 4,529 shares. Raymond James Tru Na holds 0.02% or 7,209 shares. Moreover, Strs Ohio has 0.03% invested in Xcel Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:XEL). Jump Trading Ltd Limited Liability Company accumulated 0.13% or 7,379 shares. Janney Montgomery Scott Lc invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Xcel Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:XEL). 295,719 are held by United Svcs Automobile Association. Amp Capital Limited holds 0.1% of its portfolio in Xcel Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:XEL) for 312,412 shares. Metropolitan Life Insur invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Xcel Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:XEL). Guggenheim has invested 0.12% in Xcel Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:XEL). Glenmede Na accumulated 0.01% or 19,703 shares. Thomas White owns 20,658 shares. Clearbridge Invs Lc reported 500 shares. Old Republic Int, a Illinois-based fund reported 541,000 shares. Credit Agricole S A holds 19,264 shares or 0.06% of its portfolio.

The stock of Xcel Energy Inc (NASDAQ:XEL) registered a decrease of 9.38% in short interest. XEL’s total short interest was 11.72M shares in July as published by FINRA. Its down 9.38% from 12.93 million shares, reported previously. With 2.99 million shares average volume, it will take short sellers 4 days to cover their XEL’s short positions.

The stock decreased 0.64% or $0.39 during the last trading session, reaching $60.8. About 1.56 million shares traded. Xcel Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:XEL) has risen 27.13% since July 14, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 22.70% the S&P500.

Xcel Energy Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages primarily in the generation, purchase, transmission, distribution, and sale of electricity in the United States. The company has market cap of $31.29 billion. It operates through Regulated Electric Utility, Regulated Natural Gas Utility, and All Other divisions. It has a 24.25 P/E ratio. The firm generates electricity through coal, nuclear, natural gas, hydroelectric, solar, biomass, oil and refuse, and wind energy sources.

More notable recent Xcel Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:XEL) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Will Wind Beat Hydro in the US Energy Generation Race? – Nasdaq” on June 27, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “No Rate Hike a Boon for Utilities: 4 Utility Stocks in Focus – Nasdaq” published on June 27, 2019, Fool.com published: “3 Stocks to Buy and Hold for Decades – The Motley Fool” on June 04, 2019. More interesting news about Xcel Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:XEL) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Xcel Energy declares $0.405 dividend – Seeking Alpha” published on February 20, 2019 as well as Finance.Yahoo.com‘s news article titled: “Here’s What Hedge Funds Think About Xcel Energy Inc (XEL) – Yahoo Finance” with publication date: June 23, 2019.

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