Public utility holding company whose indirect wholly owned subsidiaries include: CenterPoint Energy Houston Electric, LLC, provides electric transmission and distribution services; and CenterPoint Energy Resources Corp., owns gas distribution systems.


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Key Data Points

Primary metrics and data points about CenterPoint Energy.
Current Price: $28.18
Prev Close: $27.97
Open: $28.00
Bid: $27.31
Ask: $28.66
Day's Range: $27.91 - $28.20
52wk Range: $21.83 - $28.86
Volume: 2,027,315
Avg Vol 2,718,296
Market Cap: $12B
P/E (ttm): 25.90
EPS (ttm): $1.08
Div & Yield: $1.07 (3.8%)

Company Rating

What our community thinks about CenterPoint Energy.
CAPS Rating 4 out of 5
 
271 Outperform
22 Underperform
CAPS All Stars
 
70 Outperform
5 Underperform

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You pick for CenterPoint Energy is winning

Score: +97.74
Call: Outperform
Time Frame: Five Plus Years
Start Price: $18.24
Start Date: 3/29/2007
Gain/Loss: +$152.4%
S&P Gain/Loss: +$54.7%

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CEO Rating

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Scott M. Prochazka, CEO

97% Approve

Based on 53 Ratings

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Business Summary

Industry, sector and description for CenterPoint Energy.

Public utility holding company whose indirect wholly owned subsidiaries include: CenterPoint Energy Houston Electric, LLC, provides electric transmission and distribution services; and CenterPoint Energy Resources Corp., owns gas distribution systems.

  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Utilities