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NYSE:CNPCenterPoint Energy Stock Price, Forecast & News

$20.59
-0.02 (-0.10 %)
(As of 08/12/2020 01:29 PM ET)
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$20.57
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50-Day Range
$17.70
MA: $19.28
$20.98
52-Week Range
$11.58
Now: $20.59
$30.71
Volume164,425 shs
Average Volume8.32 million shs
Market Capitalization$11.22 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.86%
Beta0.94
CenterPoint Energy, Inc. operates as a public utility holding company in the United States. The company's Electric Transmission & Distribution segment offers electric transmission and distribution services to retail electric providers, municipalities, electric cooperatives, and other distribution companies. As of December 31, 2018, it owned 235 substation sites with a total installed rated transformer capacity of 68,338 megavolt amperes; and 15 regional service centers located on a total of 332 acres of land. Its Natural Gas Distribution segment sells regulated intrastate natural gas; provides natural gas transportation and storage services for residential, commercial, industrial, and transportation customers; and offers unregulated services comprising residential appliance repair and maintenance services. As of December 31, 2018, this segment owned approximately 76,000 linear miles of natural gas distribution mains. The company's Energy Services segment provides physical natural gas supplies primarily to commercial and industrial customers, and electric and natural gas utilities; natural gas management services; and physical delivery services, as well as procures and optimizes transportation and storage assets. As of December 31, 20118, it owned and operated 200 miles of intrastate pipeline in Louisiana and Texas; and leases transportation capacity on various interstate and intrastate pipelines, and storage. Its Midstream Investment segment offers natural gas and crude oil gathering, and natural gas processing services to its producer customers; and interstate and intrastate natural gas pipeline transportation and storage services to its producer, power plant, local distribution company, and industrial end-user customers. The company was founded in 1882 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.68 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric services
Sub-IndustryMulti-Utilities
SectorUtilities
CUSIP15189T10
Phone713-207-1111

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$12.30 billion
Cash Flow$4.49 per share
Book Value$13.18 per share

Profitability

Net Income$791 million

Miscellaneous

Employees14,262
Market Cap$11.22 billion
Next Earnings Date11/5/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable
$20.59
-0.02 (-0.10 %)
(As of 08/12/2020 01:29 PM ET)
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CenterPoint Energy (NYSE:CNP) Frequently Asked Questions

How has CenterPoint Energy's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

CenterPoint Energy's stock was trading at $17.66 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CNP stock has increased by 17.7% and is now trading at $20.79.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of CenterPoint Energy?

19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for CenterPoint Energy in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 11 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is CenterPoint Energy's next earnings date?

CenterPoint Energy is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 5th 2020.
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How can I listen to CenterPoint Energy's earnings call?

CenterPoint Energy will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, November 5th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were CenterPoint Energy's earnings last quarter?

CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 6th. The utilities provider reported $0.21 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.01. The utilities provider had revenue of $1.58 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.17 billion. CenterPoint Energy had a negative net margin of 6.87% and a positive return on equity of 15.31%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 5.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.35 EPS.
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How often does CenterPoint Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for CenterPoint Energy?

CenterPoint Energy declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 29th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share on Thursday, September 10th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.89%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 19th.
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What guidance has CenterPoint Energy issued on next quarter's earnings?

CenterPoint Energy updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 6th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.10-1.20 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.29.

What price target have analysts set for CNP?

19 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for CenterPoint Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $15.00 to $32.00. On average, they anticipate CenterPoint Energy's stock price to reach $21.11 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.5% from the stock's current price.
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Has CenterPoint Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about CNP stock have been trending negative on Wednesday, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. CenterPoint Energy earned a news impact score of -2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the utilities provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.
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Who are some of CenterPoint Energy's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of CenterPoint Energy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other CenterPoint Energy investors own include AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), AbbVie (ABBV), Pfizer (PFE), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Chevron (CVX), Cisco Systems (CSCO), CVS Health (CVS), General Electric (GE) and IBM (IBM).

Who are CenterPoint Energy's key executives?

CenterPoint Energy's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Milton Carroll, Exec. Chairman (Age 69)
  • Mr. Scott M. Prochazka, Pres, CEO & Non-Independent Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Tracy B. Bridge, Exec. VP & Pres of Electric Division (Age 60)
  • Ms. Kristie L. Colvin, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Gary Hayes, Chief Information Officer & Sr. VP

What is CenterPoint Energy's stock symbol?

CenterPoint Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CNP."

Who are CenterPoint Energy's major shareholders?

CenterPoint Energy's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC (0.93%), Prudential PLC (0.82%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.80%), Jennison Associates LLC (0.62%), Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co. (0.62%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (0.37%). Company insiders that own CenterPoint Energy stock include David J Lesar, Joseph John Vortherms, Milton Carroll and Scott M Prochazka.
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Which institutional investors are selling CenterPoint Energy stock?

CNP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Alps Advisors Inc., Teacher Retirement System of Texas, Bank of Nova Scotia, and Arizona State Retirement System.
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Which institutional investors are buying CenterPoint Energy stock?

CNP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jennison Associates LLC, Scout Investments Inc., Prudential PLC, Teilinger Capital Ltd., Victory Capital Management Inc., Duality Advisers LP, Hennessy Advisors Inc., and Natixis Advisors L.P..
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How do I buy shares of CenterPoint Energy?

Shares of CNP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is CenterPoint Energy's stock price today?

One share of CNP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.79.

How big of a company is CenterPoint Energy?

CenterPoint Energy has a market capitalization of $11.33 billion and generates $12.30 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $791 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.79 on an earnings per share basis. CenterPoint Energy employs 14,262 workers across the globe.

What is CenterPoint Energy's official website?

The official website for CenterPoint Energy is www.centerpointenergy.com.

How can I contact CenterPoint Energy?

CenterPoint Energy's mailing address is 1111 Louisiana Street, Houston TX, 77002. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 713-207-1111.

This page was last updated on 8/12/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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