CenterPoint Energy Inc.

NYS: CNP

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18.96

Change

+0.03 +0.16%

Volume

Volume 460,061

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Today's close

$ 19.29

$ 18.93

Change

-0.36 -1.87%

Day low

Day high

$18.84

$19.29

Open

52 week low

52 week high

$11.58

$30.71

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Company Description

CenterPoint Energy, Inc. is a holding company, which engages in the business of power generation and distribution. It operates through the following segments: Houston Electric Transmission & Distribution (T&D); Indiana Electric Integrated; Natural Gas Distribution; Energy Services; Infrastructure Se...

CenterPoint Energy, Inc. is a holding company, which engages in the business of power generation and distribution. It operates through the following segments: Houston Electric Transmission & Distribution (T&D); Indiana Electric Integrated; Natural Gas Distribution; Energy Services; Infrastructure Services; Midstream Investments; and Corporate and Other. The Electric T&D segment offers electric transmission and distribution services. The Indiana Electric Integrated segment includes energy delivery services to electric customers and electric generation assets to serve electric customers and optimize those assets in the wholesale power market. The Natural Gas Distribution segment provides regulated natural gas distribution services. The Energy Services segment offers non-rate regulated natural gas sales to, and transportation and storage services, for commercial and industrial customers. The Infrastructure Services segment focuses on underground pipeline construction and repair services. The Midstream Investments segment consist of the equity method investment in Enable. The Other Operations segment comprises office buildings and other real estate used for business operations and home repair protection plans. The company was founded in 1866 and is headquartered in Houston, TX.

Valuation

P/E Current

14.46

P/E Ratio (without extraordinary items)

20.44

Price to Sales Ratio

1.14

Price to Book Ratio

2.07

Price to Cash Flow Ratio

8.20

Enterprise Value to EBITDA

12.43

Enterprise Value to Sales

2.45

Total Debt to Enterprise Value

0.51

Efficiency

Revenue/Employee

846,936.00

Income Per Employee

55,462.00

Receivables Turnover

6.88

Total Asset Turnover

0.38

Liquidity

Current Ratio

0.99

Quick Ratio

0.85

Cash Ratio

0.28

Profitability

Gross Margin

12.78

Operating Margin

8.83

Pretax Margin

7.69

Net Margin

6.55

Return on Assets

2.47

Return on Equity

9.64

Return on Total Capital

5.23

Return on Invested Capital

4.02

Capital Structure

Total Debt to Total Equity

229.26

Total Debt to Total Capital

64.48

Total Debt to Total Assets

41.82

Long-Term Debt to Equity

215.83

Long-Term Debt to Total Capital

60.70

Officers and Executives

Name Age Officer Since Title
Mr. Milton Carroll 68 1992 Executive Chairman
Mr. David J. Lesar 66 2020 Director
Ms. Kristie L. Colvin 55 1989 Executive VP, Chief Financial & Accounting Officer
Mr. Gary W. Hayes 61 2010 Chief Information Officer & Senior Vice President
Mr. Richard A. Zapalac 65 2010 Senior Vice President-Gas Operations & Engineering

Insider Actions

– Purchase – Sale 1 – Number of Transactions
Date Name Shares Transaction Value
08/17/2020 Gregory Knight
EVP Cust. Trans. & Bus. Svcs.
25,802   Award at $0 per share. 0
07/28/2020 Lynne Harkel-Rumford
SVP and Chief HR Officer
2,605   Award at $0 per share. 0
07/28/2020 Monica Karuturi
SVP and General Counsel
4,713   Award at $0 per share. 0
07/01/2020 David J. Lesar
President & CEO; Director
161,183   Award at $0 per share. 0
07/01/2020 Milton Carroll
Executive Chairman; Director
77,841   Award at $0 per share. 0
07/01/2020 Kristie L. Colvin
Interim EVP and CFO and CAO
5,449   Award at $0 per share. 0
07/01/2020 Earl M. Cummings
Director
6,487   Award at $0 per share. 0
07/01/2020 Milton Carroll
Executive Chairman; Director
10,211   Derivative/Non-derivative trans. at $19.27 per share. 196,765
06/04/2020 David J. Lesar
President & CEO; Director
8,310   Award at $0 per share. 0
06/04/2020 Barry T. Smitherman
Director
8,310   Award at $0 per share. 0
06/01/2020 John W. Somerhalder
Interim President and CEO; Director
76,117   Award at $18.05 per share. 1,373,911
05/12/2020 David J. Lesar
President & CEO; Director
6,000   Acquisition at $17.85 per share. 107,100
05/11/2020 David J. Lesar
President & CEO; Director
5,000   Acquisition at $18.1 per share. 90,500
05/11/2020 David J. Lesar
President & CEO; Director
6,110   Acquisition at $18 per share. 109,980
05/11/2020 Barry T. Smitherman
Director
2,700   Acquisition at $18.13 per share. 48,951
05/11/2020 Barry T. Smitherman
Director
300   Acquisition at $18.12 per share. 5,436
05/01/2020 Susan O. Rheney
Director
9,113   Award at $0 per share. 0
05/01/2020 Phillip R. Smith
Director
9,113   Award at $0 per share. 0
05/01/2020 Theodore F. Pound
Director
9,113   Award at $0 per share. 0
05/01/2020 Scott J. McLean
Director
9,113   Award at $0 per share. 0
05/01/2020 Marty H. Nesbitt
Director
9,113   Award at $0 per share. 0
05/01/2020 Leslie D. Biddle
Director
9,113   Award at $0 per share. 0
04/22/2020 Xia Liu
Senior Advisor
3,044   Derivative/Non-derivative trans. at $16.19 per share. 49,282
04/06/2020 Kristie L. Colvin
Interim EVP and CFO and CAO
6,863   Award at $15.3 per share. 105,003
04/06/2020 Kristie L. Colvin
Interim EVP and CFO and CAO
1,584   Award at $15.3 per share. 24,235
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MarketWatch News on CNP

  1. It’s time for income-seeking investors to take a fresh look at these 28 utility stocks

    6:49 a.m. Today

    - Philip van Doorn

  2. Want Dividends From Small- and Mid-Caps? Consider These Four Funds

    7:07 p.m. Today

    - Barron's Online

  3. 13 Cheap Stocks That Could Be Traps

    8:46 a.m. Sept. 3, 2020

    - Barron's Online

  4. Beaten-Down Utility Stocks Could Power Up

    9:30 p.m. July 3, 2020

    - Barron's Online

  5. CenterPoint Energy downgraded to underperform from neutral at BofA Securities

    11:29 a.m. May 8, 2020

    - Tomi Kilgore

  6. More S&P 500 Companies Suspend or Cut Dividends

    7:36 a.m. April 27, 2020

    - Barron's Online

  7. For Dividend Safety, Think About Regulated Utilities

    9:30 p.m. April 10, 2020

    - Barron's Online

  8. European insurers asked to halt dividends

    10:46 a.m. April 3, 2020

    - MarketWatch.com

  9. CenterPoint Energy Cuts Its Dividend. It’s a Utility.

    12:46 p.m. April 6, 2020

    - Barron's Online

  10. CenterPoint Energy cutting quarterly dividend by 48%

    6:03 a.m. April 2, 2020

    - Tomi Kilgore

  11. CenterPoint Energy to cut 2020 capex by $300 mln, targets expense reduction of $40 mln

    6:04 a.m. April 2, 2020

    - Tomi Kilgore

  12. CenterPoint Energy downgraded to neutral from buy at UBS

    1:22 p.m. April 1, 2020

    - Tomi Kilgore

  13. S&P 500 Dividends Will Fall 25% This Year, Analysts Say

    12:14 p.m. March 31, 2020

    - Barron's Online

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Other News on CNP

  1. PG&E CFO Leaving for Another Utility

    8:22 p.m. Sept. 17, 2020

    - Mark Maurer

  2. Why Stocks Could Be Ready To Rally

    8:58 a.m. Sept. 11, 2020

    - Seeking Alpha

  3. The Sell-Off Accelerates, What To Do Now

    6:47 p.m. Sept. 3, 2020

    - Seeking Alpha

  4. Why I'm Worrying Over A Market Drop

    4:22 p.m. Aug. 17, 2020

    - Seeking Alpha

  5. 10-Q: CENTERPOINT ENERGY INC

    6:30 a.m. Aug. 6, 2020

    - Edgar Online - (EDG = 10Q, 10K)

  6. 10-Q: CENTERPOINT ENERGY RESOURCES CORP

    6:30 a.m. Aug. 6, 2020

    - Edgar Online - (EDG = 10Q, 10K)

  7. 10-Q: CENTERPOINT ENERGY HOUSTON ELECTRIC LLC

    6:29 a.m. Aug. 6, 2020

    - Edgar Online - (EDG = 10Q, 10K)

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At a Glance

CenterPoint Energy, Inc.

1111 Louisiana Street

Houston, Texas 77002-5230

Phone

1 7132071111

Industry

Multiutilities

Sector

Companies on the Energy Service

Fiscal Year-end

12/2020

Revenue

$12.08B

Net Income

$791.00M

2019 Sales Growth

15.2%

Employees

14,262

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Press Releases on CNP

  1. Thomas Webb to serve as Senior Advisor to CenterPoint Energy

    4:30 p.m. Aug. 24, 2020

    - PR Newswire - PRF

  2. CenterPoint Energy Names Two Directors to Enable GP Board

    6:30 a.m. Aug. 4, 2020

    - PR Newswire - PRF

  3. CenterPoint Energy Names David J. Lesar President and CEO

    6:49 p.m. June 30, 2020

    - PR Newswire - PRF

  4. CenterPoint Energy reports 2020 annual shareholder meeting results

    4:40 p.m. April 24, 2020

    - PR Newswire - PRF

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