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  • Previous Rank363
  • Revenues ($M)$7,528
  • Revenue Percent Change1.9%
  • Profits ($M)$432
  • Profits Percent Change-
  • Assets ($M)$21,829
  • Employees7,727
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$11,882

The electric and natural gas utility company is based in Houston and provides energy to consumers in six states: Arkansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Oklahoma, and Texas.

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Company Info

Scott M. Prochazka
CEO Title
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Utilities: Gas and Electric
HQ Location
Houston, TX
Years on Fortune 500 List23

CenterPoint Energy Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$7,5281.9%
Profits ($M)$432-
Assets ($M)$21,829-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$3,460-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$11,882-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues5.7%
Profits as % of Assets2%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity12.5%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)1
EPS % Change (from 2015)-
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-20.6%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-2.8%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2016)40.5%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)8.8%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)9%