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XEL Xcel Energy Inc Dividend

Xcel Energy's last quarterly dividend of $0.458 per share was on Sep 14, 2021 (ex-date). The annualized dividend payment of $1.8 per share represents a current dividend yield of 2.74%.

XEL next dividend date: Not announced

XEL
DPS
$1.8
Dividend yield
2.74%
Payout ratio
61.4%
Utilities sector
Dividend yield
3.21%
Payout ratio
70.7%

Dividend yield

Xcel Energy's dividend yield of 2.74% is lower than the Utilities sector, the industry and its peers average.

Dividend history

Xcel Energy has a history of paying dividends since 1997. Our records of XEL show that the company has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS marks an increase of 6% since one year ago. And with the stock price down by 10% from a year ago, the dividend yield marks an increase of 18%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Aug 18, 2021 Sep 14, 2021 Oct 20, 2021 $0.458 normal
May 19, 2021 Jun 14, 2021 Jul 20, 2021 $0.458 normal
Feb 17, 2021 Mar 12, 2021 Apr 20, 2021 $0.458 normal
Dec 9, 2020 Dec 22, 2020 Jan 20, 2021 $0.43 normal
Aug 19, 2020 Sep 14, 2020 Oct 20, 2020 $0.43 normal
May 20, 2020 Jun 12, 2020 Jul 20, 2020 $0.43 normal
Feb 19, 2020 Mar 12, 2020 Apr 20, 2020 $0.43 normal
Dec 11, 2019 Dec 24, 2019 Jan 20, 2020 $0.405 normal
Aug 21, 2019 Sep 12, 2019 Oct 20, 2019 $0.405 normal
May 15, 2019 Jun 13, 2019 Jul 20, 2019 $0.405 normal
Feb 20, 2019 Mar 14, 2019 Apr 20, 2019 $0.405 normal
Dec 12, 2018 Dec 27, 2018 Jan 20, 2019 $0.38 normal
Aug 22, 2018 Sep 13, 2018 Oct 20, 2018 $0.38 normal
May 16, 2018 Jun 14, 2018 Jul 20, 2018 $0.38 normal
Feb 21, 2018 Mar 14, 2018 Apr 20, 2018 $0.38 normal
Dec 13, 2017 Dec 27, 2017 Jan 20, 2018 $0.36 normal
Aug 23, 2017 Sep 14, 2017 $0.36 normal
May 17, 2017 Jun 14, 2017 $0.36 normal
May 17, 2017 Jun 13, 2017 Jul 20, 2017 $0.36 normal
Feb 22, 2017 Mar 14, 2017 $0.36 normal
Feb 22, 2017 Mar 13, 2017 Apr 20, 2017 $0.36 normal
Dec 14, 2016 Dec 23, 2016 $0.34 normal
Dec 14, 2016 Dec 22, 2016 Jan 20, 2017 $0.34 normal

Dividend payouts

Payout ratio

Xcel Energy's payout ratio of 61.4% is below the Utilities sector, the industry and its peers average.

Total amount of dividends paid per year (from cash flow)