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Regular Mail Communication:
Broadridge Corporate Issuer Solutions
Attn: IWS
PO Box 1342
Brentwood, NY 11717

Overnight Mail Communication:
Broadridge Corporate Issuer Solutions
Attn: IWS
1155 Long Island Ave
Edgewood, NY 11717

Transfer Agent

As of Jan. 29th, 2016, Broadridge Corporate Issuer Solutions, Inc. is the Transfer Agent, Registrar and Dividend Disbursing Agent for CenterPoint Energy common stock. As a service to our valued shareholders, accounts can also be accessed via a secure, online connection at

Please contact Broadridge Corporate Issuer Solutions, Inc. with questions about:

  • Stock Purchase/Sales and Dividend Reinvestment Plan (Investor's Choice)
  • Dividend payments or lost dividend checks
  • Direct deposit of dividends
  • Replacement of lost certificates
  • Name and address changes
  • Stock transfers or custody of shares

Investor's Choice (Stock Purchase and Dividend Reinvestment Plan)

The Investor's Choice Plan provides easy, inexpensive investment options, including direct stock 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.

We are pleased to announce the availability of the NetBasis Cost Basis system. NetBasis will automatically calculate the cost basis for your CenterPoint Energy, Inc., Common Stock, by adjusting for any corporate actions or dividend reinvestments. All you need to use NetBasis are your purchase/acquisition dates, number of shares or amount acquired and sold and your sale dates and that's it! NetBasis will do the rest. Within seconds, you will have your Cost Basis, Gain/Loss and Sale Proceeds as well as the current status of your investment. NetBasis will also provide you with supporting documentation if you were to ever need it.

To use the NetBasis Cost Basis system click on the NetBasis Cost Basis link above. This will take you to the NetBasis system where you can purchase a cost basis calculation.

If you have any questions using the NetBasis system, you can call their 24/7 Customer Care Call Center, 1-888-80-BASIS (1-888-802-2747) or use the Live Web Chat service located on the Help button once you have logged on to the system.