Century Aluminum (CENX) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.44 (-2.45%)
(As of 04/23/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.45 million shs
Average Volume
1.59 million shs
Market Capitalization
$1.63 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Century Aluminum MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
2.33 Rating Score
39.2% Downside
$10.67 Price Target
Short Interest
14.25% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.61mentions of Century Aluminum in the last 14 days
Based on 6 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From ($0.16) to $0.68 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

0.76 out of 5 stars

Industrial Products Sector

158th out of 165 stocks

Primary Aluminum Industry

2nd out of 2 stocks

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About Century Aluminum Stock (NASDAQ:CENX)

Century Aluminum Company, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the production of standard-grade and value-added primary aluminum products in the United States and Iceland. It also owns and operates an alumina production facility in Iceland, and a carbon anode production facility in the Netherlands. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

CENX Stock Price History

CENX Stock News Headlines

2 Stocks to Benefit From New Sanctions on Russian Aluminum
On April 12, 2024, the United States Department of the Treasury and the United Kingdom issued two new prohibitions on Russian-origin metals. The new measures prohibit the United States from importing Russian-origin aluminum, copper and nickel.
2 Stocks to Benefit From New Sanctions on Russian Aluminum
The U.S. and U.K. have issued two new sanctions on Russian-origin metals; here are two aluminum stocks that stand to benefit
Elon Musk’s Controversial New Project: “Apollo”
Have you seen this footage outside the headquarters of Elon Musk's "Project Apollo?" Big Tech and the mainstream media have called this project "controversial"...
Aluminum company says preferred site for new smelter is a region of Kentucky hit hard by job losses
Gov. Andy Beshear says an aluminum company has singled out northeastern Kentucky as its preferred site for a new aluminum smelter
Century Aluminum Company
Elon Musk’s Controversial New Project: “Apollo”
Have you seen this footage outside the headquarters of Elon Musk's "Project Apollo?" Big Tech and the mainstream media have called this project "controversial"...
Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENX) Shares Gap Up to $16.73
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Company Calendar

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Primary aluminum
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
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Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
3 Analysts


Net Income
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.19 billion
Cash Flow
$0.34 per share
Book Value
$3.72 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$1.63 billion

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Jesse E. Gary (Age 44)
    President, CEO & Director
    Comp: $5.38M
  • Mr. Gerald C. Bialek (Age 58)
    Executive VP & CFO
    Comp: $323.26k
  • Mr. Gunnar Gudlaugsson (Age 64)
    Executive Vice President of Global Operations
    Comp: $1.11M
  • Mr. John DeZee (Age 60)
    Executive VP, General Counsel & Secretary
    Comp: $666.66k
  • Mr. Matthew F. Aboud (Age 48)
    Senior Vice President of Strategy & Business Development
    Comp: $534.99k
  • Mr. Robert F. Hoffman
    VP of Information Technology & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Ryan Crawford
    Financial Planning & Analysis and Investor Relations Manager
  • Mr. Kenneth L. Calloway
    Senior Vice President of Human Resources
  • Mr. Agust Hafberg
    Senior VP & Chief Commercial Officer
  • Ms. Steinunn Dogg Steinsen
    VP of HSE, Sustainability & Management Systems

CENX Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Century Aluminum stock right now?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Century Aluminum in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" CENX shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in CENX, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Century Aluminum's stock price target for 2024?

3 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Century Aluminum's stock. Their CENX share price targets range from $6.00 to $14.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $10.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 39.2%.
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How have CENX shares performed in 2024?

Century Aluminum's stock was trading at $12.14 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, CENX stock has increased by 44.6% and is now trading at $17.55.
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When is Century Aluminum's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 1st 2024.
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How can I listen to Century Aluminum's earnings call?

Century Aluminum will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, May 1st at 11:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Century Aluminum's earnings last quarter?

Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENX) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 21st. The industrial products company reported $0.30 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.23) by $0.53. The industrial products company earned $512.30 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $514.40 million. Century Aluminum had a negative net margin of 2.05% and a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 5.18%.

What is Michael A. Bless' approval rating as Century Aluminum's CEO?

22 employees have rated Century Aluminum Chief Executive Officer Michael A. Bless on Michael A. Bless has an approval rating of 29% among the company's employees. This puts Michael A. Bless in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies. 32.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at Century Aluminum to a friend.

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), Novavax (NVAX), Sarepta Therapeutics (SRPT), Cleveland-Cliffs (CLF), Bausch Health Companies (BHC), Mr. Cooper Group (COOP), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), Lantronix (LTRX) and United States Steel (X).

Who are Century Aluminum's major shareholders?

Century Aluminum's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Congress Asset Management Co. MA (0.22%), Los Angeles Capital Management LLC (0.14%), Perennial Advisors LLC (0.07%) and GAMMA Investing LLC (0.00%). Insiders that own company stock include Craig C Conti, Jesse E Gary, John Dezee, Matt Aboud, Michelle Harrison and Robert F Hoffman.
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How do I buy shares of Century Aluminum?

Shares of CENX stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does Century Aluminum have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Century Aluminum: Century Aluminum Asia Holdings Limited, Century Aluminum Congo S.A., Century Aluminum Development LLC, Century Aluminum Holdings LLC, Century Aluminum Sebree LLC, Century Aluminum Vlissingen B.V., Century Aluminum of Kentucky General Partnership, Century Aluminum of Kentucky LLC, Century Aluminum of South Carolina Inc., Century Anodes US Inc., Century California LLC, Century Kentucky Inc., Century Louisiana Inc., Century Marketer LLC, Century Netherlands I Limited, Century Netherlands II Limited, Hancock Aluminum LLC, Mt. Holly Commerce Park LLC, NSA General Partnership, Nordural Grundartangi ehf ., Nordural Helguvik ehf, Nordural Holdings C.V., Nordural U.S. LLC, Nordural ehf, and Skyliner LLC.
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This page (NASDAQ:CENX) was last updated on 4/24/2024 by Staff

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