Century Aluminum Company Company Profile (NASDAQ:CENX)

About Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)

Century Aluminum Company logoCentury Aluminum Company (Century) is a holding company, which is a producer of primary aluminum and operates aluminum reduction facilities, or smelters, in the United States and Iceland. The Company operates through primary aluminum segment. The Company's primary aluminum facilities produce standard grade primary aluminum products. As of December 31, 2016, its annual primary aluminum production capacity was approximately 1,012,000 tons per year (tpy). The Company's principal subsidiaries are Century Kentucky, Inc. (CAKY), Nordural ehf (Nordural), Century Aluminum Sebree LLC (Century Sebree), Century Aluminum of South Carolina (CASC) and Century Aluminum of West Virginia, Inc. (Century of West Virginia). Its CAKY operates a primary aluminum reduction facility in Hawesville, Kentucky (Hawesville). Nordural Grundartangi ehf, a subsidiary of Nordural, operates a primary aluminum reduction facility in Grundartangi, Iceland (Grundartangi).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Primary Aluminum Production
  • Sub-Industry: Aluminum
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:CENX
  • CUSIP: 15643110
  • Web: www.centuryaluminum.com
  • Market Cap: $1.34 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 87,317,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $17.73
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $15.69
  • 52 Week Range: $6.51 - $20.68
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 9.30
  • P/E Growth: -1.34
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.43 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.94
  • Book Value: $8.60 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.78
  • EBITDA: $65.94 million
  • Net Margins: -16.48%
  • Return on Equity: -5.61%
  • Return on Assets: -2.85%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.33%
  • Current Ratio: 2.61%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.16%
  • Average Volume: 2.39 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.51
  • Short Ratio: 7.32

Frequently Asked Questions for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)

What is Century Aluminum Company's stock symbol?

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

How were Century Aluminum Company's earnings last quarter?

Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 2nd. The company reported $0.01 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.29 by $0.28. The company earned $388.80 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $398.33 million. Century Aluminum Company had a negative net margin of 16.48% and a negative return on equity of 5.61%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 19.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business earned ($0.05) earnings per share. View Century Aluminum Company's Earnings History.

When will Century Aluminum Company make its next earnings announcement?

Century Aluminum Company is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 26th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Century Aluminum Company.

Where is Century Aluminum Company's stock going? Where will Century Aluminum Company's stock price be in 2017?

6 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Century Aluminum Company's stock. Their predictions range from $14.00 to $22.00. On average, they expect Century Aluminum Company's stock price to reach $18.25 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Century Aluminum Company.

Who are some of Century Aluminum Company's key competitors?

Who are Century Aluminum Company's key executives?

Century Aluminum Company's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Terence A. Wilkinson, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Michael A. Bless, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Jesse E. Gary, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Michelle M. Harrison, Senior Vice President - Finance, Treasurer
  • John E. Hoerner, Senior Vice President – North America Operations
  • Daniel Goldberg, Director
  • Jarl Berntzen, Independent Director
  • Errol Glasser, Independent Director

Who owns Century Aluminum Company stock?

Century Aluminum Company's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include GLENCORE INTERNATIONAL AG (42.90%), GIVOLON LTD (31.50%), BALYASNY ASSET MANAGEMENT LLC (5.18%) and Alpha Windward LLC (0.04%). Company insiders that own Century Aluminum Company stock include Michael A Bless and Michelle Lair. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Century Aluminum Company.

Who bought Century Aluminum Company stock? Who is buying Century Aluminum Company stock?

Century Aluminum Company's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alpha Windward LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Century Aluminum Company.

How do I buy Century Aluminum Company stock?

Shares of Century Aluminum Company can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Century Aluminum Company's stock price today?

One share of Century Aluminum Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.35.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ CENX)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  143 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  273 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  416
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Century Aluminum Company and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $18.25 (18.89% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)
Price Target History for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)
Analysts' Ratings History for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/17/2017Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeHold -> Buy$20.00N/AView Rating Details
10/11/2017Cowen and CompanySet Price TargetHold$17.00N/AView Rating Details
9/7/2017MacquarieInitiated CoverageNeutral -> NeutralLowView Rating Details
8/21/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$15.00 -> $22.00HighView Rating Details
7/2/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$14.00MediumView Rating Details
1/19/2017Standpoint ResearchDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
3/18/2016NomuraReiterated RatingNeutral$5.00N/AView Rating Details
1/24/2016Morgan StanleyDowngradeHoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)
Earnings by Quarter for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)
Earnings History by Quarter for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ CENX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/26/2017$0.24N/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
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
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.56 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.65 EPS


Dividend History for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 67.17%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/25/2017Michael A. BlessInsiderSell27,618$14.88$410,955.84View SEC Filing  
2/28/2017Michelle LairVPSell6,997$13.93$97,468.21View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)
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Century Aluminum Company (CENX) Chart for Monday, October, 23, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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