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Last $17.61 USD
Change Today -0.33 / -1.84%
Volume 3.5M
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centerpoint energy inc (CNP) Snapshot

Open
$17.77
Previous Close
$17.94
Day High
$17.79
Day Low
$17.54
52 Week High
11/11/14 - $25.56
52 Week Low
09/2/15 - $17.48
Market Cap
7.6B
Average Volume 10 Days
4.9M
EPS TTM
$1.17
Shares Outstanding
430.3M
EX-Date
08/12/15
P/E TM
15.1x
Dividend
$0.99
Dividend Yield
5.57%
Current Stock Chart for CENTERPOINT ENERGY INC (CNP)

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centerpoint energy inc (CNP) Details

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, 2014, this segment owned 28,282 pole miles of overhead distribution lines and 3,719 circuit miles of overhead transmission lines; 22,435 circuit miles of underground distribution lines and 26 circuit miles of underground transmission lines; and 236 substations with a capacity of 57,477 megavolt amperes. Its Natural Gas Distribution segment sells regulated intrastate natural gas; provides natural gas transportation services for residential, commercial, industrial, and transportation customers; and offers unregulated services comprising residential appliance repair and maintenance services, as well as sells heating, ventilating and air conditioning equipment. This segment owned approximately 73,000 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 gas utilities; natural gas management services; and physical delivery services, as well as procures and optimizes transportation and storage assets. It owns and operates approximately 200 miles of intrastate pipelines; and leases transportation capacity on various interstate and intrastate pipelines, and storage. Its Midstream Investments segment provides gathering, processing, compression, treating, dehydration, and natural gas liquids fractionation for natural gas producers. This segment had approximately 11,900 miles of gathering pipelines, 7,900 miles of interstate pipelines, and approximately 2,300 miles of intrastate pipelines. The company was founded in 1882 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

8,540 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/26/15
Founded in 1882

centerpoint energy inc (CNP) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $900.0K
Executive Chairman
Total Annual Compensation: $600.0K
Executive Vice President and President of Gas...
Total Annual Compensation: $433.6K
Executive Vice President and President of Ele...
Total Annual Compensation: $428.3K
Special Advisor to the Chief Executive Office...
Total Annual Compensation: $592.8K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

centerpoint energy inc (CNP) Key Developments

CenterPoint Energy, Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Full Year of 2015 and Through 2018

CenterPoint Energy, Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2015. For the quarter, total Revenue was $1,532 million against $1,884 million a year ago. Operating income was $186 million against $186 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $114 million against $169 million a year ago. Net income was $77 million against $107 million a year ago. Diluted earnings per common share were $0.18 against $0.25 a year ago. For the six months, total revenues were $3,965 million against $5,047 million a year ago. Operating income was $442 million against $481 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $323 million against $463 million a year ago. Net income was $208 million against $292 million a year ago. Diluted earnings per common share were $0.48 against $0.68 a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $1,122 million against $712 million a year ago. The company reaffirmed that its earnings estimate for 2015 utility operations is in the range of $0.71 to $0.75 per diluted share. The company expects its 2015 earnings estimate from midstream investments to be in the range of $0.29 to $0.35 per diluted share. On a consolidated basis, CenterPoint Energy reaffirms earnings on a guidance basis for 2015 in the range of $1.00 to $1.10 per diluted share. The company anticipated utility operations earnings for 2015 near the high end of the range while midstream investments' earnings are anticipated to be near the low end of the range provided. The company is targeting 4% 6% annual earnings per share growth on a guidance basis through 2018, inclusive of midstream investments, and anticipates dividend growth to be in line with EPS growth.

CenterPoint Energy Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend Payable on September 10, 2015

CenterPoint Energy, Inc. declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.2475 per share of common stock payable on September 10, 2015, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Aug. 14, 2015.

CenterPoint Energy, Inc., Q2 2015 Earnings Call, Aug 10, 2015

CenterPoint Energy, Inc., Q2 2015 Earnings Call, Aug 10, 2015

 

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