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

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$12.9650 -0.12 (-0.92 %)
(As of 07/23/2018 04:08 AM ET)
Previous Close$12.9650
Today's Range$12.7626 - $13.25
52-Week Range$12.76 - $24.77
Volume2.22 million shs
Average Volume1.29 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.14 billion
P/E Ratio36.01
Dividend YieldN/A
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

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Primary aluminum
SectorIndustrial Products


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.30
Current Ratio2.88
Quick Ratio1.21


Trailing P/E Ratio36.01
Forward P/E Ratio18.01
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.59 billion
Price / Sales0.71
Cash Flow$1.3619 per share
Price / Cash9.52
Book Value$9.50 per share
Price / Book1.36


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.36
Net Income$48.58 million
Net Margins3.75%
Return on Equity4.59%
Return on Assets2.34%


Outstanding Shares87,580,000
Market Cap$1,135.42

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) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 3rd. The industrial products company reported ($0.04) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.18) by $0.14. The industrial products company earned $454.50 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $439.06 million. Century Aluminum had a return on equity of 4.59% and a net margin of 3.75%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 24.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted ($0.05) earnings per share. 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 Wednesday, August, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Century Aluminum.

What price target have analysts set for CENX?

6 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Century Aluminum's shares. Their predictions range from $19.00 to $28.00. On average, they expect Century Aluminum's stock price to reach $23.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 77.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Century Aluminum.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Century Aluminum?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Century Aluminum in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

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, Pres, CEO, Acting Principal Financial Officer & Director (Age 53)
  • Ms. Michelle M. Harrison, Interim Principal Accounting Officer, Sr. VP of Fin. & Treasurer (Age 43)
  • Mr. Jesse E. Gary, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 38)
  • Mr. John E. Hoerner, Exec. VP of North American Operations (Age 61)
  • Mr. Ragnar Gudmundsson, Managing Director of Nordural ehf. & Subsidiaries

Has Century Aluminum been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about CENX stock have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Century Aluminum earned a daily sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the industrial products company an impact score of 47.50 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are Century Aluminum's major shareholders?

Century Aluminum's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Fisher Asset Management LLC (1.58%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.13%) and Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own Century Aluminum stock include Michael A Bless, Michelle Harrison and Michelle Lair. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Century Aluminum.

Which major investors are buying Century Aluminum stock?

CENX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC, Bank of Montreal Can and Cornerstone Wealth Management 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 $12.9650.

How big of a company is Century Aluminum?

Century Aluminum has a market capitalization of $1.14 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 (NASDAQ CENX)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  199 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  372 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  571
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 7/23/2018 by Staff

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