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Investment analysts at BMO Capital Markets lifted their price target on shares of CenterPoint Energy (NYSE:CNP) from $27.00 to $28.00 in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. BMO Capital Markets’ price objective suggests a potential upside of 10.32% from the company’s current price.

Several other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Deutsche Bank reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of CenterPoint Energy in a research note on Tuesday. They now have a $26.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $25.50. Separately, analysts at RBC Capital raised their price target on shares of CenterPoint Energy from $26.00 to $28.00 in a research note on Tuesday. They now have an “outperform” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at Zacks reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of CenterPoint Energy in a research note on Friday, June 13th. They now have a $25.00 price target on the stock. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. CenterPoint Energy has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $26.83.

CenterPoint Energy (NYSE:CNP) traded down 0.63% on Tuesday, hitting $25.38. The stock had a trading volume of 4,410,315 shares. CenterPoint Energy has a 52-week low of $22.46 and a 52-week high of $25.75. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $24.25 and a 200-day moving average of $23.81. The company has a market cap of $10.907 billion and a P/E ratio of 31.53.

CenterPoint Energy (NYSE:CNP) last released its earnings data on Thursday, May 1st. The company reported $0.43 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.31 by $0.12. The company had revenue of $3.16 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.28 billion. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.34 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 32.5% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that CenterPoint Energy will post $1.16 EPS for the current fiscal year.

CenterPoint Energy, Inc is a domestic energy delivery company. The Company’s business segments include Electric Transmission and Distribution, Natural Gas Distribution, Competitive Natural Gas Sales and Services, Interstate Pipelines, Field Services and Other Operations.

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