Stock Price of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (CNP) Increases 0.92%

Stock price performance of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. is analyzed for various periods using several stock trading signals. In this case, The stock price has rallied 14.75% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 15.2% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 39.52% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. has a positive value of 17.78 compared to overall market. Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 3.29% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 6.3%.The 200 Day SMA reached 13.86%

CenterPoint Energy, Inc. is having a Relative Strength Index of 66.28 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators. CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) has climbed 0.92% in the past week and advanced 3.71% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.8% and the outperformance has advanced to 2.78% for the last 4 weeks period.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Nov 10, 2016, Joseph B Mcgoldrick (Exec VP – Div Pres) sold 17,236 shares at 23.83 per share price.On Nov 18, 2015, Janiece M Longoria (director) sold 3,000 shares at 17.03 per share price.On Jun 2, 2015, Tracy B Bridge (Exec VP – Div Pres) purchased 10,000 shares at 19.80 per share price.

CenterPoint Energy Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 4, 2016. The company reported $0.41 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.05. Analyst had a consensus of $0.36. The company had revenue of $1889.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1839.50 million. The companys revenue was up 15.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.34 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.CenterPoint Energy was Downgraded by Credit Suisse to Underperform on Nov 8, 2016.

CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $26.25 and hit $26.36 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $26.3, with a gain of 0.42% or 0.11 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 2,057,156 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $26.36 and the company has a market cap of $11,327 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $17.52 .

CenterPoint Energy is a domestic energy delivery company that includes electricity transmission and distribution, natural gas distribution and sales, interstate pipeline and gathering operations. They serve customers in Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma, Texas, and Wisconsin.


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