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Xcel Energy (XEL)

Background: Xcel Energy is predominantly an operating public utility engaged in the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity and the transportation, storage and distribution of natural gas. Xcel trades an average of 2.9 million shares per day.

52-Week High: $29.92

52-Week Low: $23.48

Book Value: $17.59

The average analyst target price for XEL is $29.68. I am a customer of Xcel, but don't have much of an opinion either way. Since I have not had any problems, I don't know how well they treat customers with a problem. Not have a problem speaks well for their service though.

Xcel is especially attractive at the current price because you have a chance to buy an old school utility with a fat dividend on sale. The shares you buy today you can forget about and not care if the price moves higher or lower. Just sit back and collect dividends until cold fusion becomes reality.

Xcel currently pays $1.08 per share in dividends yielding 4%. Over the last five years, the dividend has grown by an average of 3.2% per year.

The last reported short interest is tiny. Short interest is 1.2%.

XEL Revenue ChartXEL Revenue data by YCharts
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Stock quotes in this article: INTC, AMD, RIMM, HPQ, RSH, XEL 

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