NASDAQ:CENX - Century Aluminum Stock Price, Price Target & More

$17.61 +0.30 (+1.73 %)
(As of 04/27/2018 04:30 AM ET)
Previous Close$17.31
Today's Range$17.21 - $17.97
52-Week Range$12.53 - $24.77
Volume1.64 million shs
Average Volume2.57 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.46 billion
P/E Ratio48.92
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.87

About Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENX)

Century Aluminum logoCentury Aluminum Company, together with its subsidiaries, produces standard-grade and value-added primary 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
Sub-IndustryAluminum
SectorIndustrial Products
SymbolNASDAQ:CENX
CUSIP15643110
Phone312-696-3101

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.30%
Current Ratio2.91%
Quick Ratio1.24%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio48.92
Forward P/E Ratio15.86
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.59 billion
Price / Sales0.97
Cash Flow$1.4352 per share
Price / Cash12.27
Book Value$9.50 per share
Price / Book1.85

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.36
Net Income$48.58 million
Net Margins3.02%
Return on Equity4.52%
Return on Assets2.26%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,864
Outstanding Shares87,560,000

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 (NASDAQ:CENX) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 22nd. The industrial products company reported $0.26 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.24 by $0.02. The industrial products company had revenue of $433.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $427.73 million. Century Aluminum had a return on equity of 4.52% and a net margin of 3.02%. The business's revenue was up 27.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business earned ($0.12) 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, 3rd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Century Aluminum.

What price target have analysts set for CENX?

5 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Century Aluminum's shares. Their forecasts range from $14.50 to $28.00. On average, they expect Century Aluminum's stock price to reach $21.8750 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Century Aluminum.

Who are some of Century Aluminum's key competitors?

Who are Century Aluminum's key executives?

Century Aluminum's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael A. Bless, Chief Exec. Officer, Pres, Principal Financial Officer and Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Jesse E. Gary, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel and Sec. (Age 38)
  • Mrs. Michelle M. Harrison, Sr. VP of Fin. and Treasurer (Age 43)
  • Mr. John E. Hoerner, Exec. VP of North American Operations (Age 61)
  • Mr. Stephen K. Heyroth, Chief Accounting Officer, VP & Controller

Has Century Aluminum been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about CENX stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Century Aluminum earned a coverage optimism score of 0.11 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the industrial products company an impact score of 46.98 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

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 $17.61.

How big of a company is Century Aluminum?

Century Aluminum has a market capitalization of $1.46 billion 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.

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 (CENX)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  180 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  338 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  518
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.

Analyst Ratings

Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENX) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
5 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Century Aluminum in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $21.8750, suggesting that the stock has a possible upside of 24.22%. The high price target for CENX is $28.00 and the low price target for CENX is $14.50. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.602.602.002.33
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
5 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $21.8750$21.6250$15.1250$18.50
Price Target Upside: 24.22% upside0.21% upside10.66% downside21.87% upside

Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENX) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENX)

Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENX) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/11/2018Deutsche BankBoost Price TargetHold -> Hold$18.00 -> $20.00HighView Rating Details
4/4/2018CowenLower Price TargetOutperform -> Outperform$30.00 -> $25.00HighView Rating Details
3/14/2018JPMorgan ChaseUpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$18.00 -> $14.50HighView Rating Details
3/11/2018BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$28.00HighView Rating Details
9/7/2017MacquarieInitiated CoverageNeutral -> NeutralLowView Rating Details
1/19/2017Standpoint ResearchDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 4/27/2016 forward)

Earnings

Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENX) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENX)

Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENX) Earnings Estimates

Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.11 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.31 EPS

Century Aluminum (NASDAQ CENX) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/3/2018($0.23)N/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2018Q4 2017$0.24$0.26$427.73 million$433.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2017Q3 2017$0.23$0.15$392.28 million$388.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2017Q2 2017$0.29$0.01$398.33 million$388.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2017Q1 2017($0.15)($0.05)$364.33 million$365.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2017Q4 2016($0.16)($0.12)$346.30 million$339.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.01($0.31)$447.66 million$333.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q2($0.14)($0.05)$338.22 million$326.75 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q1($0.44)($0.23)$335.08 million$318.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/18/2016Q415($0.61)($0.53)$382.83 million$383.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315($0.26)($0.48)$451.04 million$454.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215$0.27$0.25$543.49 million$523.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$0.63$0.72$571.26 million$587.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q414$0.66$0.64$512.05 million$551.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.52$0.52$488.64 million$500.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$0.18$0.21$438.71 million$458.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114($0.14)($0.23)$437.44 million$420.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q413($0.22)($0.11)$400.29 million$401.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2013Q313($0.30)($0.14)$402.70 million$399.92 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q2 2013($0.15)($0.39)$304.27 million$331.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013($0.04)$0.09$326.47 million$321.27 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2013Q4 2012($0.14)($0.08)$318.20 million$317.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312($0.26)($0.14)$300.20 million$304.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2012($0.13)($0.14)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2012Q1 2012($0.19)($0.13)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2012($0.32)($0.35)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2011$0.14($0.07)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.28$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2011$0.29$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2011$0.19$0.64ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2010Q3 2010$0.08$0.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2010Q2 2010$0.25$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2010Q1 2010$0.20$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2010Q4 2009$0.03$0.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2009Q3 2009($0.17)($0.21)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/23/2009Q2 2009($0.80)($0.33)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2009Q1 2009($1.02)($1.40)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2009Q4 2008($0.50)($0.54)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/21/2008Q3 2008$1.47$1.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2008Q2 2008$2.20$2.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2008Q1 2008$1.33$1.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2008Q4 2007$0.99$0.82ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENX) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Century Aluminum (NASDAQ CENX) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.59%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 65.11%
Insider Trading History for Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENX)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENX)

Century Aluminum (NASDAQ CENX) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
5/25/2017Michael A. BlessInsiderSell27,618$14.88$410,955.84View SEC Filing  
2/28/2017Michelle LairVPSell6,997$13.93$97,468.2150,355View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Century Aluminum (NASDAQ CENX) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Century Aluminum (CENX) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on ThursdayCentury Aluminum (CENX) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Thursday
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 3:48 AM
Gaming, Home Entertainment to Aid Sony's (SNE) Q4 EarningsGaming, Home Entertainment to Aid Sony's (SNE) Q4 Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 3:19 PM
U.S. aluminium trade group calls on Trump to avoid quotasU.S. aluminium trade group calls on Trump to avoid quotas
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 3:19 PM
Aluminum stocks fall as US considers easing sanctions on Russian companyAluminum stocks fall as US considers easing sanctions on Russian company
www.msn.com - April 24 at 5:58 AM
Comparing Aluminum Co. of China (ACH) & Century Aluminum (CENX)Comparing Aluminum Co. of China (ACH) & Century Aluminum (CENX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 3:06 AM
Why Alcoa Corp.s Stock Is Slumping TodayWhy Alcoa Corp.'s Stock Is Slumping Today
finance.yahoo.com - April 23 at 3:16 PM
$436.92 Million in Sales Expected for Century Aluminum (CENX) This Quarter$436.92 Million in Sales Expected for Century Aluminum (CENX) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 2:42 AM
Is Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) Worth $17.65 Based On Intrinsic Value?Is Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) Worth $17.65 Based On Intrinsic Value?
finance.yahoo.com - April 22 at 3:26 PM
Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Century Aluminum (CENX) to Announce -$0.23 Earnings Per ShareZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Century Aluminum (CENX) to Announce -$0.23 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 7:20 PM
Head to Head Contrast: Aluminum Co. of China (ACH) versus Century Aluminum (CENX)Head to Head Contrast: Aluminum Co. of China (ACH) versus Century Aluminum (CENX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 7:22 PM
Aluminum Co. of China (ACH) vs. Century Aluminum (CENX) Head-To-Head ComparisonAluminum Co. of China (ACH) vs. Century Aluminum (CENX) Head-To-Head Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 3:08 AM
Century Aluminum (CENX) Upgraded at ValuEngineCentury Aluminum (CENX) Upgraded at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 11:05 AM
What's in the Store for Snap-on (SNA) This Earnings Season?What's in the Store for Snap-on (SNA) This Earnings Season?
finance.yahoo.com - April 17 at 10:50 AM
Century Aluminum Sets Date for First Quarter 2018 Earnings AnnouncementCentury Aluminum Sets Date for First Quarter 2018 Earnings Announcement
feeds.benzinga.com - April 16 at 6:11 PM
Century Aluminum (CENX) to Release Earnings on MondayCentury Aluminum (CENX) to Release Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 16 at 3:46 AM
BidaskClub Lowers Century Aluminum (CENX) to HoldBidaskClub Lowers Century Aluminum (CENX) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 8:29 AM
Century Aluminum (CENX) Given a $16.00 Price Target by Cowen AnalystsCentury Aluminum (CENX) Given a $16.00 Price Target by Cowen Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 6:39 PM
Can China Step In after US Sanctions on Russia?Can China Step In after US Sanctions on Russia?
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 3:22 PM
Tariff Tantrum: Risk Is Back on Investors’ MindTariff Tantrum: Risk Is Back on Investors’ Mind
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 3:22 PM
The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Triumph Bancorp, Century Aluminum, Boise Cascade, Arch Coal and Oasis MidstreamThe Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Triumph Bancorp, Century Aluminum, Boise Cascade, Arch Coal and Oasis Midstream
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 3:22 PM
Deutsche Bank Analysts Give Century Aluminum (CENX) a $20.00 Price TargetDeutsche Bank Analysts Give Century Aluminum (CENX) a $20.00 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 9:21 AM
Alcoa (AA), Century Aluminum (CENX) Surge Amid US Sanctions on Russias RusalAlcoa (AA), Century Aluminum (CENX) Surge Amid US Sanctions on Russia's Rusal
www.streetinsider.com - April 10 at 8:39 AM
Glencore falls 5% on concerns over exposure to RusalGlencore falls 5% on concerns over exposure to Rusal
www.ft.com - April 10 at 8:39 AM
Russias Pain is Century Aluminums GainRussia's Pain is Century Aluminum's Gain
www.barrons.com - April 10 at 8:39 AM
Aluminum Stocks Jump on Trump SanctionsAluminum Stocks Jump on Trump Sanctions
www.msn.com - April 9 at 3:23 PM
Century Aluminum (CENX) Rating Increased to Strong-Buy at Zacks Investment ResearchCentury Aluminum (CENX) Rating Increased to Strong-Buy at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 11:02 AM
Century Aluminum (CENX) Upgraded to "Buy" by Deutsche BankCentury Aluminum (CENX) Upgraded to "Buy" by Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 11:32 PM
Century Aluminum (CENX) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $436.92 MillionCentury Aluminum (CENX) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $436.92 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 2:16 AM
Despite New Tariffs, Aluminum Is Actually CheaperDespite New Tariffs, Aluminum Is Actually Cheaper
www.wsj.com - April 5 at 3:21 PM
 Brokerages Expect Century Aluminum (CENX) to Announce -$0.14 EPS Brokerages Expect Century Aluminum (CENX) to Announce -$0.14 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 7:08 PM
Century Aluminum (CENX) PT Set at $16.00 by CowenCentury Aluminum (CENX) PT Set at $16.00 by Cowen
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 4:42 PM
Century Aluminum (CENX) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from AnalystsCentury Aluminum (CENX) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 9:50 AM
Century Aluminum (CENX) Price Target Cut to $25.00Century Aluminum (CENX) Price Target Cut to $25.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 9:30 AM
Century Aluminum CEO on the tariff impactCentury Aluminum CEO on the tariff impact
finance.yahoo.com - April 4 at 6:39 AM
Century Aluminum (CENX) Downgraded by ValuEngineCentury Aluminum (CENX) Downgraded by ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 5:52 PM
Century Aluminum CEO extremely confident exemptions wont deaden Trump tariffs impactCentury Aluminum CEO 'extremely confident' exemptions won't deaden Trump tariffs impact
www.cnbc.com - April 3 at 3:31 PM
Can U.S. Exporters Survive China's Retaliatory Tariffs?Can U.S. Exporters Survive China's Retaliatory Tariffs?
finance.yahoo.com - April 2 at 3:22 PM
Century Aluminum (CENX) Upgraded at Zacks Investment ResearchCentury Aluminum (CENX) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 12:16 PM
Century Aluminum (CENX) Upgraded to "Buy" at BidaskClubCentury Aluminum (CENX) Upgraded to "Buy" at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 30 at 11:10 PM
Century Aluminum (CENX) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment ResearchCentury Aluminum (CENX) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 11:18 PM
Cramer's lightning round: Buy AT&T—I think it'll win the ...Cramer's lightning round: Buy AT&T—I think it'll win the ...
finance.yahoo.com - March 27 at 7:28 AM
Comparing Century Aluminum (CENX) & The Timken (TKR)Comparing Century Aluminum (CENX) & The Timken (TKR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 9:15 PM
Stock Market News For Mar 26, 2018Stock Market News For Mar 26, 2018
finance.yahoo.com - March 26 at 3:19 PM
Century Aluminum (CENX) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClubCentury Aluminum (CENX) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 9:13 AM
JPMorgan Upgrades Century Aluminum (CENX) to Overweight Citing Section 232 Impact & Hawesville RestartJPMorgan Upgrades Century Aluminum (CENX) to Overweight Citing Section 232 Impact & Hawesville Restart
www.streetinsider.com - March 26 at 8:13 AM
Analyzing Century Aluminum (CENX) and Noranda Aluminum (NORNQ)Analyzing Century Aluminum (CENX) and Noranda Aluminum (NORNQ)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 3:04 AM
US businesses seeks clarity on Trump tariff plansUS businesses seeks clarity on Trump tariff plans
www.ft.com - March 25 at 3:24 PM
[$$] US businesses seeks clarity on Trump tariff plans[$$] US businesses seeks clarity on Trump tariff plans
finance.yahoo.com - March 25 at 3:24 PM
Century Aluminum (CENX) Upgraded to "B-" by TheStreetCentury Aluminum (CENX) Upgraded to "B-" by TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 11:12 PM
How Century Aluminum Won a Lonely Fight for Tariffs - Wall Street JournalHow Century Aluminum Won a Lonely Fight for Tariffs - Wall Street Journal
www.wsj.com - March 22 at 3:23 PM

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