NASDAQ:CENX - Century Aluminum Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$9.26 -0.03 (-0.32 %)
(As of 02/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$9.29
Today's Range$8.9868 - $9.98
52-Week Range$6.54 - $22.94
Volume1.88 million shs
Average Volume1.51 million shs
Market Capitalization$811.47 million
P/E Ratio25.72
Dividend YieldN/A
Century Aluminum Company, together with its subsidiaries, produces standard-grade and value-added primary and secondary aluminum in the United States and Iceland. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Primary aluminum
SectorIndustrial Products
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CENX



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.59 billion
Cash Flow$1.3739 per share
Book Value$9.50 per share


Net Income$48.58 million


Market Cap$811.47 million
Next Earnings Date5/2/2019 (Estimated)

Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Century Aluminum's stock symbol?

Century Aluminum trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CENX."

How were Century Aluminum's earnings last quarter?

Century Aluminum Co (NASDAQ:CENX) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 21st. The industrial products company reported ($0.43) EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.53) by $0.10. The industrial products company had revenue of $481.80 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $489.02 million. Century Aluminum had a return on equity of 6.51% and a net margin of 1.80%. Century Aluminum's revenue for the quarter was down 1.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.26 EPS. View Century Aluminum's Earnings History.

When is Century Aluminum's next earnings date?

Century Aluminum is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Century Aluminum.

What price target have analysts set for CENX?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Century Aluminum's shares. Their predictions range from $9.00 to $21.00. On average, they anticipate Century Aluminum's stock price to reach $15.1250 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 63.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Century Aluminum.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Century Aluminum?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Century Aluminum in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Century Aluminum.

Has Century Aluminum been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about CENX stock have trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Century Aluminum earned a media sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the industrial products company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Are investors shorting Century Aluminum?

Century Aluminum saw a decline in short interest in January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 4,966,840 shares, a decline of 24.5% from the December 31st total of 6,574,717 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,834,670 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.7 days. Currently, 10.1% of the company's shares are short sold. View Century Aluminum's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Century Aluminum's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Century Aluminum own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Century Aluminum investors own include Rite Aid (RAD), Micron Technology (MU), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), AT&T (T), Alibaba Group (BABA), Alcoa (AA), General Electric (GE), United States Steel (X) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

Who are Century Aluminum's key executives?

Century Aluminum's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael A. Bless, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Jesse E. Gary, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 39)
  • Mr. John E. Hoerner, Exec. VP of North American Operations (Age 62)
  • Ms. Michelle M. Harrison, Sr. VP of Fin. & Treasurer (Age 44)
  • Mr. Craig C. Conti, Exec. VP & CFO

Who are Century Aluminum's major shareholders?

Century Aluminum's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.39%), BlackRock Inc. (8.30%), Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (4.50%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (1.58%), Northern Trust Corp (0.75%) and Millennium Management LLC (0.73%). Company insiders that own Century Aluminum stock include Jarl Berntzen, Michael A Bless, Michelle Harrison and Michelle Lair. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Century Aluminum.

Which institutional investors are selling Century Aluminum stock?

CENX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Jane Street Group LLC, Citigroup Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., Wellington Shields Capital Management LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Bank of America Corp DE and Gabelli Funds LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Century Aluminum.

Which institutional investors are buying Century Aluminum stock?

CENX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Royce & Associates LP, BlackRock Inc., Two Sigma Investments LP, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. and SG Americas Securities LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Century Aluminum.

How do I buy shares of Century Aluminum?

Shares of CENX can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Century Aluminum's stock price today?

One share of CENX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.26.

How big of a company is Century Aluminum?

Century Aluminum has a market capitalization of $811.47 million and generates $1.59 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $48.58 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.36 on an earnings per share basis. Century Aluminum employs 1,864 workers across the globe.

What is Century Aluminum's official website?

The official website for Century Aluminum is

How can I contact Century Aluminum?

Century Aluminum's mailing address is ONE SOUTH WACKER DRIVE SUITE 1000, CHICAGO IL, 60606. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 312-696-3101 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Century Aluminum (NASDAQ CENX)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  245 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  479 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  724
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Century Aluminum and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CENX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CENX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/23/2019 by Staff

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