Head to Head Stocks: CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP), Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR)

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CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP)

CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) closed at $26.69 on the last trading session with an decrease of -4.98%, whereas, it previously closed at $28.09. The company has a market capitalization of $13.51 Billion. The company traded shares of 14.29 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 4.39 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) produced diluted EPS of 1.13. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 1.76 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.39. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -52.9, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 1.76% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 4.88% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 0.4%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) is at 23.54 while the forward p/e is at 15.16. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) stands at 1.17 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 2.03. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) are reported at 0.8 and 1 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) stands at 2, 9.8 and 4.3 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) is reported at 11.58 Billion with income of 548 Million. The outstanding shares of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) are 506.06 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 83.5 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.27 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) is ticked at 0.1%, the figure is plummeted -10.88% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 31.97. The 52 week high of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) is placed at 31.42 and 52 week low is standing at 26.81.

Performance wise the shares of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) fell down -7.97% for the week, it also fell -6.74% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -4.23%. The shares decrease -10.35% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) shrinked -5.42% for the yearly performance.

Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR)

Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) closed at $116.89 on the last trading session with an decrease of -0.54%, whereas, it previously closed at $117.52. The company has a market capitalization of $23.24 Billion. The company traded shares of 1.2 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 1.4 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) produced diluted EPS of 4. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 5.59 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.78. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -14, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 5.59% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at -1.6% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 3%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) is at 29.24 while the forward p/e is at 20.9. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) stands at 2.13 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 2.32. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 11.38. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) are reported at 0.5 and 0.7 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) stands at 1.6, 8.4 and 5.6 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) is reported at 10.93 Billion with income of 788.7 Million. The outstanding shares of Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) are 198.81 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 89.5 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.91 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) is ticked at 0.2%, the figure is plummeted -41.14% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 123.29. The 52 week high of Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) is placed at 122.09 and 52 week low is standing at 82.06.

Performance wise the shares of Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) rose up 1.88% for the week, it also rise 0.73% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 7.05%. The shares increase 19.41% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) grew 36.08% for the yearly performance.