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  • Previous Rank362
  • Revenues ($M)$9,614.00
  • Revenue Percent Change27.7%
  • Profits ($M)$1,792.00
  • Profits Percent Change314.8%
  • Assets ($M)$22,736.00
  • Employees7,977
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$11,822.30

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
Years on Fortune 500 List24

CenterPoint Energy Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$9,614.0027.7%
Profits ($M)$1,792.00314.8%
Assets ($M)$22,736.00-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$4,688.00-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$11,822.30-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues18.6%
Profits as % of Assets7.9%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity38.2%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)4.13
EPS % Change (from 2016)313%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)33.6%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)13.4%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)19.5%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)12.8%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)10.2%