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|PE ratio (TTM)||22.35|
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Xcel Energy’s board of directors today named Pete Gardner Chief Nuclear Officer, effective immediately. He succeeds Tim O’Connor who has held the role since 2013 and has been promoted to Chief Generating Officer of Xcel Energy, effective March 31.
Xcel Energy received a national 2020 Climate Leadership Award today from the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions and The Climate Registry, in partnership with America’s Pledge. The company was recognized with an Organizational Leadership award, for its industry-leading carbon reduction efforts and its support for communities and customers in achieving their clean energy and climate goals.
Xcel Energy hit a significant milestone in its quest to deliver 100% carbon-free electricity to customers by 2050. The company recorded its largest single-year drop in emissions in 2019, cutting carbon by 5.6 million tons, a more than 10% reduction in one year. Since 2005, the company has reduced carbon emissions by 44% as it leads the nation’s clean energy transition.
Taking a next step in thoughtful succession planning, Ben Fowke, Xcel Energy’s chairman, president and CEO, today announced that Bob Frenzel will be named president and chief operating officer and that Brian Van Abel will be the company’s chief financial officer, both effective March 31.
The Board of Directors of Xcel Energy Inc. (NASDAQ: XEL) today raised the quarterly dividend on the company’s common stock from 40.5 cents per share to 43 cents per share, which is equivalent to an annual rate of $1.72 per share. The dividends are payable April 20, 2020, to shareholders of record on March 13, 2020.