Entergy
Download the 2009 Annual Report
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Investor Information

Annual Meeting

The 2010 Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be held on Friday, May 7, at the Hilton Jackson, 1001 East County Line Road, Jackson, Mississippi. The meeting will begin at 10 a.m. (CDT).

Shareholder News

Entergy’s quarterly earnings results, dividend action, and other news and information of investor interest may be obtained by calling Entergy Shareholder Direct at 1-888-ENTERGY (368-3749). Besides hearing recorded announcements, you can request information to be sent via fax or mail.

Visit our investor relations website at entergy.com/investor_relations for earnings reports, financial releases, SEC filings and other investor information, including Entergy’s Corporate Governance Guidelines, Board Committee Charters for the Corporate Governance, Audit and Personnel Committees and Entergy’s Code of Conduct. You can also request and receive information via email. Printed copies of the above are also available without charge by calling
1-888-ENTERGY or writing to:

Entergy Corporation
Investor Relations
P.O. Box 61000
New Orleans, LA 70161

Institutional Investor Inquiries

Securities analysts and representatives of financial institutions may contact Michele Lopiccolo, Vice President, Investor Relations at 504-576-4879 or mlopicc@entergy.com.

Shareholder Account Information

BNY Mellon Shareowner Services is Entergy’s transfer agent, registrar, dividend disbursing agent, and dividend reinvestment and stock purchase plan agent. Shareholders of record with questions about lost certificates, lost or missing dividend checks or notifications of change of address should contact:

BNY Mellon Shareowner Services
480 Washington Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ 07310
Telephone: 1-800-333-4368
Internet address: www.bnymellon.com/shareowner/isd

Common Stock Information

The company’s common stock is listed on the New York and Chicago exchanges under the symbol “ETR.” The Entergy share price is reported daily in the financial press under “Entergy” in most listings of New York Stock Exchange securities. Entergy common stock is a component of the following indices: S&P 500, S&P Utilities Index, Philadelphia Utility Index and the NYSE Composite Index, among others.

As of January 30, 2010, there were 189,198,163 shares of Entergy common stock outstanding. Shareholders of record totaled 38,480, and approximately 133,934 investors held Entergy stock in “street name” through a broker.

Certifications

In May 2009, Entergy’s Chief Executive Officer certified to the New York Stock Exchange that he was not aware of any violation of the NYSE corporate governance listing standards. Also, Entergy filed certifications regarding the quality of the company’s public disclosure, required by Section 302 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, as exhibits to its Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2009.

Dividend Payments

All of Entergy’s 2009 distributions were non-dividend distributions. The Board of Directors declares dividends quarterly and sets the record and payment dates. Subject to Board discretion, those dates for 2010 are:

Declaration Date Record Date Payment Date
January 29 February 11 March 1
April 3 May 12 June 1
July 30 August 12 September 1
October 29 November 12 December 1


Quarterly dividend payments (in cents-per-share):

Quarter 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
1 75 75 75 54 54
2 83 75 75 54 54
3   75 75 75 54
4   75 75 75 54

 

Dividend Reinvestment/Stock Purchase

Entergy offers an automatic Dividend Reinvestment and Stock Purchase Plan administered by BNY Mellon Shareowner Services. The plan is designed to provide Entergy shareholders and other investors with a convenient and economical method to purchase shares of the company’s common stock. The plan also accommodates payments of up to $3,000 per month for the purchase of Entergy common shares. First-time investors may make an initial minimum purchase of $1,000. Contact BNY Mellon by telephone or internet for information and an
enrollment form.

Direct Registration System

Entergy has elected to participate in a Direct Registration System that provides investors with an alternative method for holding shares. DRS will permit investors to move shares between the company’s records and the broker dealer of their choice.

Entergy Common Stock Prices

The high and low trading prices for each quarterly period in 2009 and 2008 were as follows (in dollars):

                  2009                 2008
Quarter High Low High Low
1 86.61 59.87 127.48 99.45
2 78.78 63.39 123.27 107.94
3 82.39 71.76 122.88 83.78
4 84.44 76.10 89.76 61.93

 

Environmental Information

Entergy’s Sustainability Report and other information on Entergy’s environmental policy is available on Entergy’s website at entergy.com.