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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.11
CNP's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
67% of the 527 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 0.23 vs. CNP: 0.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
CNP' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.02 Max: 0.15
Current: 0.11
0
0.15
Equity-to-Asset 0.21
CNP's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
85% of the 540 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 0.37 vs. CNP: 0.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
CNP' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.19 Max: 0.39
Current: 0.21
0.03
0.39
Debt-to-Equity 1.77
CNP's Debt-to-Equity is ranked lower than
79% of the 492 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 0.93 vs. CNP: 1.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-Equity only.
CNP' s Debt-to-Equity Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.82  Med: 2.34 Max: 17.19
Current: 1.77
0.82
17.19
Debt-to-EBITDA 3.15
CNP's Debt-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
62% of the 486 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. CNP: 3.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-EBITDA only.
CNP' s Debt-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.15  Med: 3.98 Max: 29.53
Current: 3.15
3.15
29.53
Interest Coverage 2.57
CNP's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
76% of the 528 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 4.89 vs. CNP: 2.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
CNP' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.75  Med: 2.1 Max: 2.75
Current: 2.57
1.75
2.75
Piotroski F-Score: 8
Altman Z-Score: 1.13
WACC vs ROIC
5.92%
19.76%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 10.05
CNP's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
65% of the 541 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 14.76 vs. CNP: 10.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
CNP' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.05  Med: 12.69 Max: 17.31
Current: 10.05
10.05
17.31
Net Margin % 15.43
CNP's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
74% of the 541 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 8.05 vs. CNP: 15.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
CNP' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.37  Med: 5.32 Max: 18.64
Current: 15.43
-9.37
18.64
ROE % 36.34
CNP's ROE % is ranked higher than
96% of the 543 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 8.66 vs. CNP: 36.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
CNP' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.28  Med: 14.46 Max: 43.99
Current: 36.34
-17.28
43.99
ROA % 6.98
CNP's ROA % is ranked higher than
84% of the 552 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 3.17 vs. CNP: 6.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
CNP' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.11  Med: 2.11 Max: 8.04
Current: 6.98
-3.11
8.04
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 8.24
CNP's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
58% of the 547 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 9.73 vs. CNP: 8.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
CNP' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.11  Med: 11.39 Max: 14.56
Current: 8.24
-6.11
14.56
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 1.20
CNP's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
52% of the 520 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. CNP: 1.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
CNP' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -26.1  Med: 0.3 Max: 46.9
Current: 1.2
-26.1
46.9
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 1.50
CNP's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
58% of the 503 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. CNP: 1.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
CNP' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -50  Med: 0.1 Max: 87.3
Current: 1.5
-50
87.3
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 42.70
CNP's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
91% of the 454 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 3.40 vs. CNP: 42.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
CNP' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -0.6 Max: 90.3
Current: 42.7
0
90.3
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Guru Trades

Q3 2017

CNP Guru Trades in Q3 2017

Ray Dalio 44,094 sh (New)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Murray Stahl 48,573 sh (-0.41%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 4,264,045 sh (-1.55%)
Jeremy Grantham 370,400 sh (-14.63%)
Mairs and Power 7,959 sh (-15.86%)
Jim Simons 2,434,200 sh (-23.51%)
Joel Greenblatt 25,227 sh (-25.15%)
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Q4 2017

CNP Guru Trades in Q4 2017

Pioneer Investments 544,347 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 48,200 sh (+91.07%)
Ray Dalio 75,247 sh (+70.65%)
Murray Stahl 48,573 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham 366,300 sh (-1.11%)
Mairs and Power 7,709 sh (-3.14%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 4,113,445 sh (-3.53%)
Jim Simons 1,776,600 sh (-27.02%)
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Q1 2018

CNP Guru Trades in Q1 2018

Ray Dalio 166,115 sh (+120.76%)
Jim Simons 2,522,100 sh (+41.96%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 5,609,666 sh (+36.37%)
Pioneer Investments 616,433 sh (+13.24%)
Mairs and Power 7,709 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Murray Stahl 44,373 sh (-8.65%)
Jeremy Grantham 22,200 sh (-93.94%)
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Q2 2018

CNP Guru Trades in Q2 2018

Joel Greenblatt 8,941 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 12,505 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 978,905 sh (+58.80%)
Ray Dalio 256,768 sh (+54.57%)
Murray Stahl 44,373 sh (unchged)
Mairs and Power 7,459 sh (-3.24%)
Jeremy Grantham 19,200 sh (-13.51%)
Jim Simons 1,977,400 sh (-21.60%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 141,807 sh (-97.47%)
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GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 2018-06-30 Reduce -97.47%0.23%$24.92 - $27.71 $ 28.127%141,807
Joel Greenblatt 2018-06-30 New Buy$24.92 - $27.71 $ 28.127%8,941
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 2018-03-31 Add 36.37%0.06%$25.85 - $28.46 $ 28.123%5,609,666
Joel Greenblatt 2018-03-31 Sold Out 0.02%$25.85 - $28.46 $ 28.123%0
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 2017-12-31 Reduce -3.53%0.01%$27.77 - $29.95 $ 28.12-4%4,113,445
Joel Greenblatt 2017-12-31 Add 91.07%0.01%$27.77 - $29.95 $ 28.12-4%48,200
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Preferred stocks of CenterPoint Energy Inc

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
CNPpB.PFD50.870.007% PRF CONVERT 01/09/2021 USD 1000 - Ser B (1/20th int)

Business Description

Industry: Utilities - Regulated » Utilities - Regulated Gas    NAICS: 221210    SIC: 4923
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Traded in other countries:HOU.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA
CenterPoint Energy Inc owns and operates a portfolio of energy-related businesses. The company primarily provides transmission and distribution services and has natural gas distribution systems in the United States.

CenterPoint Energy owns a portfolio of energy-related businesses. Its regulated electric utility provides transmission and distribution services to Houston and the surrounding area. The company has natural gas distribution systems in six states, including the cities of Houston and Minneapolis. CenterPoint owns approximately 54% of Enable Midstream Partners, a partnership consisting of natural gas processing and storage facilities and more than 21,000 miles of interstate, intrastate, and gathering pipelines in the midcontinent region.

Top Ranked Articles about CenterPoint Energy Inc

CenterPoint Energy Inc. announces closing of $1.5 billion senior notes offering
CenterPoint Energy closes concurrent upsized public offerings of $2.8 billion in net proceeds
CenterPoint Energy prices concurrent upsized public offerings of $1.65 billion Common Stock and $850 million Depositary Shares representing interests in Series B Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock
CenterPoint Energy announces concurrent public offerings of $1.50 billion of Common Stock and $0.75 billion of Depositary Shares representing interests in Series B Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock
CenterPoint Energy, Inc. to Host Webcast of Third Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call
CenterPoint Energy, Inc. to Host Webcast of Third Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call
CenterPoint Energy announces internal spin of Enable Midstream interests from CenterPoint Energy Resources Corp.
CenterPoint Energy incorporates EEI environmental, social, governance, and sustainability reporting template into annual sustainability reporting
CenterPoint Energy announces closing of Series A Perpetual Preferred Stock Offering
CenterPoint Energy announces pricing of Series A Perpetual Preferred Stock Offering

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 7.83
CNP's PE Ratio is ranked higher than
85% of the 478 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 16.12 vs. CNP: 7.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
CNP' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.73  Med: 14.83 Max: 57.07
Current: 7.83
5.73
57.07
Forward PE Ratio 16.69
CNP's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
56% of the 156 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 16.56 vs. CNP: 16.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 7.83
CNP's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
85% of the 482 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 16.23 vs. CNP: 7.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
CNP' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.83  Med: 14.68 Max: 57.07
Current: 7.83
5.83
57.07
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 15.94
CNP's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
59% of the 261 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 19.03 vs. CNP: 15.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
CNP' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.44  Med: 17.21 Max: 1527.5
Current: 15.94
4.44
1527.5
PB Ratio 2.60
CNP's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
82% of the 540 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. CNP: 2.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
CNP' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.5  Med: 2.31 Max: 3.61
Current: 2.6
1.5
3.61
PS Ratio 1.21
CNP's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
61% of the 536 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 1.61 vs. CNP: 1.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
CNP' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 1.08 Max: 1.56
Current: 1.21
0.28
1.56
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 26.65
CNP's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
68% of the 260 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 17.65 vs. CNP: 26.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
CNP' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.02  Med: 26.81 Max: 398.83
Current: 26.65
7.02
398.83
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 6.46
CNP's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
63% of the 438 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 7.95 vs. CNP: 6.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
CNP' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.65  Med: 5.09 Max: 11.26
Current: 6.46
2.65
11.26
EV-to-EBIT 20.04
CNP's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
67% of the 502 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 14.93 vs. CNP: 20.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
CNP' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -26.4  Med: 12.5 Max: 125.5
Current: 20.04
-26.4
125.5
EV-to-EBITDA 8.16
CNP's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
73% of the 516 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 10.53 vs. CNP: 8.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
CNP' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.3  Med: 7.3 Max: 60.2
Current: 8.16
1.3
60.2
EV-to-Revenue 2.13
CNP's EV-to-Revenue is ranked higher than
61% of the 535 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 2.51 vs. CNP: 2.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
CNP' s EV-to-Revenue Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: 2 Max: 2.6
Current: 2.13
0.7
2.6
Shiller PE Ratio 20.37
CNP's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
51% of the 263 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 20.93 vs. CNP: 20.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
CNP' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.97  Med: 22.01 Max: 1439
Current: 20.37
12.97
1439
Current Ratio 0.95
CNP's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
58% of the 544 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. CNP: 0.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CNP' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.76 Max: 1.17
Current: 0.95
0.15
1.17
Quick Ratio 0.83
CNP's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
62% of the 543 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. CNP: 0.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CNP' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.06  Med: 0.67 Max: 1.07
Current: 0.83
0.06
1.07
Days Inventory 18.14
CNP's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
56% of the 484 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 21.52 vs. CNP: 18.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CNP' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 17.59  Med: 23.17 Max: 37.41
Current: 18.14
17.59
37.41
Days Sales Outstanding 34.70
CNP's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
74% of the 525 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 48.56 vs. CNP: 34.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CNP' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 29.3  Med: 34.76 Max: 38.32
Current: 34.7
29.3
38.32
Days Payable 34.62
CNP's Days Payable is ranked lower than
76% of the 507 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 61.37 vs. CNP: 34.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
CNP' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 34.51  Med: 43.42 Max: 54.11
Current: 34.62
34.51
54.11

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 3.91
CNP's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
57% of the 1105 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 3.44 vs. CNP: 3.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
CNP' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.27  Med: 4.19 Max: 8.32
Current: 3.91
3.27
8.32
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.30
CNP's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked higher than
73% of the 611 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. CNP: 0.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
CNP' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.26  Med: 0.73 Max: 1.15
Current: 0.3
0.26
1.15
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 4.00
CNP's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked lower than
51% of the 354 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. CNP: 4.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
CNP' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -35.6  Med: 0.4 Max: 34.5
Current: 4
-35.6
34.5
Forward Dividend Yield % 3.95
CNP's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
57% of the 1081 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 3.53 vs. CNP: 3.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 5.26
CNP's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
64% of the 1106 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 3.95 vs. CNP: 5.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
CNP' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.4  Med: 5.63 Max: 11.19
Current: 5.26
4.4
11.19
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -0.10
CNP's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
84% of the 292 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: -2.70 vs. CNP: -0.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
CNP' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.6  Med: -0.8 Max: 1.6
Current: -0.1
-9.6
1.6

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 3.19
CNP's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
78% of the 489 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 1.82 vs. CNP: 3.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
CNP' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.04  Med: 3.06 Max: 346.36
Current: 3.19
1.04
346.36
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 1.80
CNP's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
64% of the 367 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. CNP: 1.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
CNP' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.74  Med: 1.66 Max: 305.67
Current: 1.8
0.74
305.67
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.12
CNP's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
64% of the 506 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. CNP: 1.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
CNP' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.21  Med: 0.79 Max: 1.37
Current: 1.12
0.21
1.37
Price-to-Graham-Number 1.06
CNP's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked higher than
62% of the 406 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. CNP: 1.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
CNP' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.53  Med: 1.51 Max: 13.94
Current: 1.06
0.53
13.94
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 4.99
CNP's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
61% of the 551 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 6.37 vs. CNP: 4.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
CNP' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.5  Med: 7.7 Max: 73
Current: 4.99
-4.5
73
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 1.64
CNP's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
60% of the 402 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 3.67 vs. CNP: 1.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
CNP' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -24.6  Med: -1.7 Max: 19.3
Current: 1.64
-24.6
19.3

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $10,077.00
EPS (TTM) $ 3.59
Beta0.53
Volatility13.63%
52-Week Range $24.81 - 30.17
Shares Outstanding (Mil)501.19

Analyst Estimate

Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21
Revenue (Mil $) 9,901 11,627 12,586
EBIT (Mil $) 1,016 1,220 1,271
EBITDA (Mil $) 1,980 2,258 2,457
EPS ($) 1.34 1.67 1.79 1.92
EPS without NRI ($) 1.34 1.67 1.79 1.92
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
7.41%
Dividends per Share ($) 1.11 1.16 1.20

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score: 88
Positive ROAY
Positive CFROAY
Higher ROA yoyY
CFROA > ROAY
Lower Leverage yoyY
Higher Current Ratio yoyY
Less Shares Outstanding yoyY
Higher Gross Margin yoyN
Higher Asset Turnover yoyY

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