What is CenterPoint Energy's stock symbol?
CenterPoint Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CNP."
How often does CenterPoint Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for CenterPoint Energy?
CenterPoint Energy announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 5th. Investors of record on Thursday, February 16th will be given a dividend of $0.2675 per share on Friday, March 10th. This represents a $1.07 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.04%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, February 14th. This is an increase from CenterPoint Energy's previous quarterly dividend of $0.26.
Where is CenterPoint Energy's stock going? Where will CenterPoint Energy's stock price be in 2017?
11 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for CenterPoint Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $21.00 to $28.00. On average, they expect CenterPoint Energy's share price to reach $25.13 in the next twelve months.
When will CenterPoint Energy announce their earnings?
CenterPoint Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February, 24th 2017.
What are analysts saying about CenterPoint Energy stock?
Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about CenterPoint Energy stock:
According to Zacks Investment Research, "CenterPoint Energy has been strengthening its infrastructure through regular capital investment and acquisitions, which will help it to meet the requirements of an expanding customer base. Moreover, it is investing substantially to expand its operations to cope with increasing utility demand. The company is currently focused on upgrading infrastructure and improving reliability. The company’s performance has been mainly driven by steady growth in customer count and the trend is expected to continue in the future, thereby driving utility demand. Moreover, the shares company returned higher than the Zacks Categorized Utility-Electric Power industry, in the last twelve months. However, the company’s results are subject to the impact of weather patterns, regulatory and judicial proceedings, and fluctuating commodity prices." (1/11/2017)
Credit Suisse Group analysts commented, "We are increasing our 2016-2018 EPS to $1.16/$1.20/$1.29 from $1.13/$1.17/$1.27 due to the integration of CNP’s recent acquisition. Raising Target Price by $1, to $24 Reiterate Neutral Rating: Our CNP target price is derived from our sum of the parts model which utilizes a 10x/10x/4.5x EV/EBITDA on 2017 Electric Transmission, Natural Gas Distribution and Competitive Gas Sales, respectively. We are raising our target price for CNP by $1, to $24 as a function of our higher ENBL target price (see Figure 1)." (5/11/2016)
Who owns CenterPoint Energy stock?
CenterPoint Energy's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (5.35%), FMR LLC (2.08%), AQR Capital Management LLC (1.55%), Franklin Resources Inc. (1.43%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (1.07%) and Janus Capital Management LLC (0.68%). Company insiders that own CenterPoint Energy stock include Janiece M Longoria, Joseph B Mcgoldrick, Phillip R Smith, Tracy B Bridge and William D Rogers.
Who sold CenterPoint Energy stock? Who is selling CenterPoint Energy stock?
CenterPoint Energy's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., Guggenheim Capital LLC, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK, State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System, New York State Teachers Retirement System and Gideon Capital Advisors Inc..
Who bought CenterPoint Energy stock? Who is buying CenterPoint Energy stock?
CenterPoint Energy's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AQR Capital Management LLC, FMR LLC, Janus Capital Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Asset Management One Co. Ltd., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Martingale Asset Management L P and Allianz Asset Management AG. Company insiders that have bought CenterPoint Energy stock in the last two years include Joseph B Mcgoldrick, Phillip R Smith, Tracy B Bridge and William D Rogers.
How do I buy CenterPoint Energy stock?
Shares of CenterPoint Energy can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of CenterPoint Energy stock cost?
One share of CenterPoint Energy stock can currently be purchased for approximately $26.51.