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CenterPoint Energy 2016 Annual Report


Investor Information


Annual Meeting
The 2017 Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be held on Thursday, April 27, at 9 a.m. CDT in the CenterPoint Energy Tower auditorium, 1111 Louisiana Street, Houston, TX. Shareholders who hold shares of CenterPoint Energy at the close of business on March 1, 2017, will receive notice of the meeting and will be eligible to vote.

Corporate Office Street Address
1111 Louisiana Street
Houston, TX 77002

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 4567
Houston, TX 77210-4567
Telephone: (713) 207-1111

Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
Deloitte & Touche LLP
Houston, TX

Investor Services
If you have questions about your CenterPoint Energy investor account, please contact our Transfer Agent:
Broadridge Corporate Issuer Solutions, Inc.
P.O. Box 1342
Brentwood, NY 11717
(713) 207-3060
Toll Free: (800) 231-6406

Investor Services, online tools and a list of publications can be found on the company’s website at

Investor Services representatives are available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CDT, Monday through Friday, to help you with questions about CenterPoint Energy common stock or enrollment in the CenterPoint Energy Investor’s Choice Plan.

The Investor’s Choice Plan provides easy, inexpensive investment options, including direct purchase and sale of CenterPoint Energy common stock; dividend reinvestment; statement- based accounting and monthly or quarterly automatic investing by electronic transfer. You can become a registered CenterPoint Energy shareholder by making an initial investment of at least $250 through Investor’s Choice.

Information Requests
Download or call (888) 468-3020 toll free for additional copies of our: 2016 Annual Report and Form 10-K 2017 Proxy Statement

Dividend Payments
Common stock dividends are generally paid quarterly in March, June, September and December. Dividends are subject to declaration by the Board of Directors, who establish the amount of each quarterly common stock dividend and fix the record and payment dates.

Institutional Investors
Security analysts and other investment professionals should contact David Mordy, Investor Relations Director, at (713) 207-6500.

Stock Listing
CenterPoint Energy, Inc. common stock is traded under the symbol CNP on the New York and Chicago stock exchanges.

Cautionary Statement
Certain disclosures in this annual report may be considered “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The “cautionary statement” on page ii of CenterPoint Energy’s Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016, and the disclosure referenced therein should be read in conjunction with the forward-looking statements.



Reconciliation of Net Income (loss) and diluted EPS to the basis used in providing 2016 and 2015 annual earnings guidance.




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