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CenterPoint Energy Inc (CNP.N)

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Centerpoint Energy Declares Q4 Common Stock Dividend Of $0.2875/Shr
Wednesday, 12 Dec 2018 

Dec 12 (Reuters) - CenterPoint Energy Inc ::CENTERPOINT ENERGY DECLARES FOURTH QUARTER COMMON STOCK DIVIDEND OF $0.2875, SERIES A PREFERRED STOCK DIVIDEND OF $32.1563 AND SERIES B PREFERRED STOCK DIVIDEND OF $17.5000.CENTERPOINT ENERGY INC - QTRLY CASH DIVIDEND OF $0.2875 PER SHARE REPRESENTS ABOUT A 4 PERCENT INCREASE FROM PREVIOUS QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF $0.2775.  Full Article

Centerpoint Energy Announces Leadership Team For Combined Company Following Close of Pending Vectren Merger
Monday, 3 Dec 2018 

Dec 3 (Reuters) - CenterPoint Energy Inc ::CENTERPOINT ENERGY ANNOUNCES EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP TEAM FOR COMBINED COMPANY FOLLOWING CLOSE OF PENDING VECTREN MERGER.CENTERPOINT ENERGY INC - WILLIAM D. ROGERS, CURRENTLY CENTERPOINT ENERGY'S EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER, PLANS TO RETIRE.CENTERPOINT ENERGY INC - ROGERS WILL REMAIN IN HIS CURRENT ROLE THROUGH Q1 OF 2019.  Full Article

Centerpoint Energy Q3 Earnings Per Share $0.35
Thursday, 8 Nov 2018 

Nov 8 (Reuters) - CenterPoint Energy Inc ::CENTERPOINT ENERGY REPORTS THIRD QUARTER 2018 EARNINGS OF $0.35 PER DILUTED SHARE; $0.39 EARNINGS PER DILUTED SHARE ON A GUIDANCE BASIS, EXCLUDING IMPACTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE PENDING MERGER WITH VECTREN.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.35.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.42 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.39 EXCLUDING ITEMS.QTRLY $0.39 EARNINGS PER DILUTED SHARE ON A GUIDANCE BASIS.ANTICIPATES ACHIEVING HIGH END OF $1.50 - $1.60 EPS GUIDANCE RANGE FOR 2018.2018 IS EXPECTED TO HAVE HIGHER NET INTEREST EXPENSE AND A HIGHER COMMON STOCK SHARE COUNT.CENTERPOINT ENERGY - REMAINING APPROVALS REQUIRED FOR PENDING MERGER WITH VECTREN ARE ON SCHEDULE, AND EXPECT DEAL TO BE COMPLETED IN Q1 OF 2019.QTRLY TOTAL REVENUE $2,212 MILLION VERSUS $2,098 MILLION.Q3 REVENUE VIEW $2.10 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

CenterPoint Energy Inc Says Federal Energy Regulatory Agency Approved Vectren Merger
Tuesday, 9 Oct 2018 

Oct 9 (Reuters) - CenterPoint Energy Inc ::CENTERPOINT ENERGY INC - ON OCTOBER 5, FEDERAL ENERGY REGULATORY AGENCY APPROVED VECTREN MERGER - SEC FILING.CENTERPOINT ENERGY INC - ON OCT. 5, CO TERMINATED REMAINING LENDER COMMITMENTS TO PROVIDE A LOAN FACILITY IN CONNECTION WITH MERGER WITH VECTREN.CENTERPOINT ENERGY - UPON TERMINATING LENDER COMMITMENTS, TOTAL COMMITMENTS UNDER CO'S CREDIT AGREEMENT INCREASED FROM $1.7 BILLION TO $3.3 BILLION.  Full Article

Centerpoint Energy Prices Concurrent Upsized Public Offerings Of $1.65 Bln Stock
Wednesday, 26 Sep 2018 

Sept 26 (Reuters) - CenterPoint Energy Inc ::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 - PRICING OF CONCURRENT UNDERWRITTEN PUBLIC OFFERINGS OF ABOUT $1.65 BILLION OF SHARES AT A PRICE OF $27.25 PER SHARE.CENTERPOINT ENERGY INC - PRICING OF ITS 17 MILLION DEPOSITARY SHARES AT $50 PER DEPOSITARY SHARE.  Full Article

CenterPoint Energy Announces Concurrent Public Offerings
Monday, 24 Sep 2018 

Sept 24 (Reuters) - CenterPoint Energy Inc ::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 - INTENDS TO USE PROCEEDS FROM OFFERINGS TO FINANCE PORTION OF CASH CONSIDERATION RELATED TO PENDING MERGER WITH VECTREN CORPORATION.  Full Article

Vectren Shareholders Approve Merger With Centerpoint Energy
Tuesday, 28 Aug 2018 

Aug 28 (Reuters) - Vectren Corp ::VECTREN SHAREHOLDERS APPROVE MERGER WITH CENTERPOINT ENERGY.VECTREN - PROPOSAL TO APPROVE MERGER SUPPORTED BY 61.6 PERCENT OF CO'S OUTSTANDING SHARES ENTITLED TO VOTE.VECTREN - CONTINUES TO ANTICIPATE CLOSING OF MERGER WITH CENTERPOINT ENERGY TO OCCUR NO LATER THAN Q1 OF 2019.  Full Article

Centerpoint Energy Reports Q2 Results
Friday, 3 Aug 2018 

Aug 3 (Reuters) - CenterPoint Energy Inc ::QTRLY TOTAL REVENUE $2,186 MILLION VERSUS $2,143 MILLION.QTRLY DILUTED LOSS PER SHARE $0.17.Q2 REVENUE VIEW $2.11 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Centerpoint Energy Reports Q2 Loss Per Share Of $0.17
Friday, 3 Aug 2018 

Aug 3 (Reuters) - Centerpoint Energy Inc ::CENTERPOINT ENERGY REPORTS SECOND QUARTER 2018 NET LOSS OF $0.17 PER DILUTED SHARE; $0.30 EARNINGS PER DILUTED SHARE ON A GUIDANCE BASIS, EXCLUDING COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE PENDING MERGER WITH VECTREN.Q2 LOSS PER SHARE $0.17.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.32 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.30 EXCLUDING ITEMS."WE REMAIN ON TRACK TO ACHIEVE THE HIGH END OF OUR GUIDANCE RANGE".QTRLY EARNINGS REDUCED BY $0.42/SHARE ASSOCIATED WITH ZENS, PRIMARILY AS RESULT OF AT&T ACQUISITION OF TIME WARNER.FY2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.60 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Centerpoint Energy And Vectren To Merge
Monday, 23 Apr 2018 

April 23 (Reuters) - CenterPoint Energy Inc ::CENTERPOINT ENERGY AND VECTREN TO MERGE.CENTERPOINT ENERGY INC - TRANSACTION ANTICIPATED TO BE FUNDED BY COMBINATION OF EQUITY AND DEBT.CENTERPOINT ENERGY INC - VECTREN SHAREHOLDERS TO RECEIVE $72.00 IN CASH FOR EACH SHARE OF VECTREN COMMON STOCK.CENTERPOINT ENERGY INC - EXPECTS TO MAINTAIN ANNUAL GUIDANCE BASIS EPS GROWTH TARGET OF 5 TO 7 PERCENT IN 2019 AND 2020.CENTERPOINT ENERGY - EXPECTS TO MAINTAIN ANNUAL GUIDANCE BASIS EPS GROWTH TARGET OF 5 TO 7PCT IN 2019 AND 2020, EXCLUDING ANY ONE-TIME CHARGES RELATED TO MERGER.CENTERPOINT ENERGY INC - CENTERPOINT ENERGY WILL ALSO ASSUME ALL OUTSTANDING VECTREN NET DEBT.CENTERPOINT ENERGY INC - AT CLOSING OF TRANSACTION, SCOTT M. PROCHAZKA WILL SERVE AS PRESIDENT AND CEO OF COMBINED COMPANY.CENTERPOINT ENERGY INC - WILL ESTABLISH A CHIEF BUSINESS OFFICER FOR VECTREN'S ELECTRIC BUSINESS.CENTERPOINT ENERGY - GOLDMAN SACHS & CO. LLC SERVED AS EXCLUSIVE FINANCIAL ADVISOR TO CENTERPOINT ENERGY.CENTERPOINT ENERGY INC - COMBINED COMPANY TO BE NAMED CENTERPOINT ENERGY WITH CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS IN HOUSTON.CENTERPOINT ENERGY INC - BOFA MERRILL LYNCH SERVED AS EXCLUSIVE FINANCIAL ADVISOR TO VECTREN.CENTERPOINT ENERGY - AKIN GUMP STRAUSS HAUER & FELD LLP AND BINGHAM GREENBAUM DOLL LLP SERVED AS LEGAL COUNSEL TO CENTERPOINT ENERGY.CENTERPOINT ENERGY INC - BAKER BOTTS LLP SERVED AS LEGAL COUNSEL TO VECTREN.CENTERPOINT ENERGY - VECTREN WILL BECOME A CENTERPOINT ENERGY COMPANY.  Full Article

Texas power use to break record on Monday during heat wave -ERCOT

July 23 Homes and businesses in Texas will likely use record amounts of power again on Monday as consumers keep their air conditioners cranked up on what is expected to be the last day of a week-long heat wave, the operator of much of the state's power grid said.