CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (CNP) Dividend Details and dates on New York Stock Exchange

CenterPoint Energy, Inc. Dividend Stock Review

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CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (CNP) Dividend Details and dates on New York Stock Exchange

CenterPoint Energy, Inc. CenterPoint Energy, Inc. is a holding company, which engages in power generation and distribution. It operates through the following segments: Electric Transmission & Distribution; Natural Gas Distribution; Energy Services; Midstream Investments; and Other Operations. The Electric Transmission & Distribution segment generates and supplies energy to retail electric providers. The Natural Gas Distribution segment provides regulated intrastate natural gas sales to, and natural gas transportation and storage. The Energy Services segment offers variable and fixed-priced physical natural gas supplies primarily to commercial and industrial customers, and electric and natural gas utilities through CES and its subsidiary, CEIP. The Midstream Investments segment is consist of the equity method investment of CERC Corp in Enable, which is jointly controlled by CERC Corp. and OGE. The Other Operations segment is comprised of office buildings and other real estate used in the business operations and other corporate operations of the company. The company was founded in 1866 and is headquartered in Houston, TX.
Sector: Utilities Electric Utilities

Dividend income advisory for CNP
Dividend Yield for CNP
The expected yield for CNP is 3.78 %, this seems a healthy dividend return and if CenterPoint Energy, Inc. is also cheaply priced, and has a low debt to equity ratio and if CenterPoint Energy, Inc. makes a good profit.

How is CNP priced
CNP has a trailing price to earnings ratio (P/E) of 46.37. The ratio is determined by the performance in the last 12 months. The P/E of CNP is at the high side, this mostly means the asset is valued to account for future revenue of profits of CenterPoint Energy, Inc..

Debt to equity of CNP
With the Debt To Equity rate of CNP (1.14) we can conclude that CenterPoint Energy, Inc. has more external liabilities than equity provided by shareholders. The company is leveraging it's investments with external cash. This can result in more returns but comes at a higher risk.

Price Prediction for CNP
On average analists predict that CNP will be correctly priced after a 10%. change. We can expect some long term capital gains.

Upcoming Dividends for CNP
No Upcoming dividends declared.

Dividends in past 12 months CNP
Declared Ex Dividend Date Payment Date Record Date Amount Frequency
2019-04-25 2019-05-15 2019-06-13 2019-05-16 0.2875 USD Quarterly
2018-12-12 2019-02-20 2019-03-14 2019-02-21 0.2875 USD Quarterly
2018-10-23 2018-11-14 2018-12-13 2018-11-15 0.2775 USD Quarterly
2018-07-26 2018-08-15 2018-09-13 2018-08-16 0.2775 USD Quarterly
2018-04-26 2018-05-16 2018-06-14 2018-05-17 0.2775 USD Quarterly

Historical Dividends & Cap Growth for CNP
Past 5 Year Capital Gains 19.74 %
Dividend yield 21.37 %
Growth including dividends 41.11%
Latest news for CNP

2019-05-10 CenterPoint Energy stock price target cut to $31 vs. $32 at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey This is a Real-time headline. These are breaking news, delivered the minute it happens, delivered ticker-tape style. Visit or the quote page for more information about this breaking news.
Original Article @ MarketWatch

2019-05-10 Centerpoint Energy Inc (CNP) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript CNP earnings call for the period ending March 31, 2019.
Original Article @ The Motley Fool

2019-05-09 CenterPoint Energy, Inc. 2019 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides No summary available.
Original Article @ Seeking Alpha

2019-05-09 CenterPoint Energy (CNP) Lags Q1 Earnings and Revenue Estimates CenterPoint (CNP) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -8.00% and -8.28%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2019. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
Original Article @ Zacks Investment Research

2019-05-09 CenterPoint misses by $0.06, misses on revenue No summary available.
Original Article @ Seeking Alpha

2019-05-07 Factors Likely to Shape CenterPoint Energy's (CNP) Q1 Earnings Acquisition and merger-related costs are likely to weigh on CenterPoint Energy's (CNP) earnings in first-quarter 2019.
Original Article @ Zacks Investment Research

2019-05-02 Earnings Preview: CenterPoint Energy (CNP) Q1 Earnings Expected to Decline CenterPoint (CNP) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.
Original Article @ Zacks Investment Research

2019-04-25 CenterPoint declares $0.2875 dividend No summary available.
Original Article @ Seeking Alpha

2019-04-19 CenterPoint Energy hires Georgia Power CFO as its new CFO Houston-based CenterPoint Energy Inc. (NYSE: CNP) has found its next executive vice president and CFO. Xia Liu steps into the roles on April 22, according to a press release. Liu has been with The Southern Co. (NYSE: SO), based in Atlanta, and its subsidiaries for the past 20 years, per the release. Most recently, she served as executive vice president, CFO and treasurer of Georgia Power Co. in Atlanta.
Original Article @ Yahoo Finance

2019-04-19 CenterPoint Energy Hires Georgia Power Finance Chief CenterPoint Energy picked Xia Liu, the finance chief of Georgia Power, to lead its finance team.
Original Article @ The Wall Street Journal

Dividend Stats For CNP

  • Current Dividend Yield 3.78%
  • Past Year Payout: 1.4075 USD
  • Next Ex Dividend Undeclared
  • Next Payment: N/A USD
  • Our score 63 %

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