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
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $1.57944 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 87,262,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $15.97
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $14.08
  • 52 Week Range: $5.53 - $19.08
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.77
  • P/E Growth: -1.09
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.37 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.17
  • Book Value: $8.51 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.16
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $48.03 million
  • Net Margins: -18.40%
  • Return on Equity: -5.85%
  • Return on Assets: -3.10%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.33%
  • Current Ratio: 2.36%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.04%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 2.23 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.59
  • Short Ratio: 5.76
 
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 Thursday, October, 27th. The company reported ($0.31) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.01 by $0.32. The company earned $333.70 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $447.66 million. Century Aluminum Company had a negative return on equity of 5.85% and a negative net margin of 18.40%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 26.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted ($0.65) 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 Wednesday, July, 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?

5 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Century Aluminum Company's stock. Their predictions range from $7.00 to $16.00. On average, they expect Century Aluminum Company's share price to reach $13.00 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
  • Erich K. Squire, Senior Vice President - Finance
  • 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 a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include INTEGRATED CORE STRATEGIES (US) LLC (5.80%), ING Groep NV (0.33%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.24%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.08%), Aperio Group LLC (0.07%) and Parametrica Management Ltd (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 sold Century Aluminum Company stock? Who is selling Century Aluminum Company stock?

Century Aluminum Company's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including ING Groep NV, Bank of Montreal Can and Capstone Asset Management Co.. Company insiders that have sold Century Aluminum Company stock in the last year include Michael A Bless and Michelle Lair. View Insider Buying and Selling for Century Aluminum Company.

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

Century Aluminum Company's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Parametrica Management Ltd, State of Alaska Department of Revenue and Aperio Group 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 $18.39.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ CENX)
Community Ranking:  1.6 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  109 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  235 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  344
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: 5 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $13.00 (29.31% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/2/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$14.00MediumView Rating Details
6/23/2017Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeSell -> Hold$10.00 -> $15.00HighView Rating Details
4/27/2017Cowen and CompanyBoost Price TargetMarket Perform -> Market Perform$11.00 -> $16.00HighView Rating Details
1/19/2017Standpoint ResearchDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
10/28/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeUnderweight -> Neutral$7.00N/AView Rating Details
3/18/2016NomuraReiterated RatingNeutral$5.00N/AView Rating Details
1/24/2016Morgan StanleyDowngradeHoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/26/2015 forward)

Earnings

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
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)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.03 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.98 EPS

Dividends

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: 66.60%
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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)
Latest Headlines for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 18 at 8:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 2:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Sees Unusually High Options Volume (CENX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 12 at 7:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Co (CENX) Upgraded to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 11 at 9:38 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCentury Aluminum: Time To Buy Into Aluminum?
seekingalpha.com - July 11 at 6:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentury Aluminum Sets Date for Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Announcement
finance.yahoo.com - July 10 at 4:59 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Expect Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $400.53 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 6 at 1:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.28 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 8:51 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 10:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) Given "Hold" Rating at BMO Capital Markets
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 2 at 5:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCan Century Aluminum (CENX) Run Higher on Strong Earnings Estimate Revisions?
finance.yahoo.com - June 30 at 4:21 AM
nasdaq.com logoCan Century Aluminum (CENX) Run Higher on Strong Earnings ... - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - June 29 at 6:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) Upgraded at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 23 at 8:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentury Aluminum Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CENX-US : June 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 22 at 11:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) Downgraded by BidaskClub to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 17 at 7:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Company Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (CENX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 17 at 7:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow Century Aluminum (CENX) Stock Stands Out in a Strong Industry
finance.yahoo.com - June 16 at 4:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) Raised to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 14 at 2:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoReviewing Century Aluminum Company (CENX) and Kaiser Aluminum Corporation (KALU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 14 at 2:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Co (CENX) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $398.94 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 10 at 10:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Co (CENX) Upgraded at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 10 at 9:20 AM
seekingalpha.com logoCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) Presents At Deutsche Bank 8th Annual Global Industrials and Materials Summit - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - June 9 at 9:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentury Aluminum (CENX) Looks Good: Stock Gains 14.3% in Session
finance.yahoo.com - June 9 at 9:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Analysis: Kaiser Aluminum Corp. (KALU) & Century Aluminum (CENX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 9 at 7:43 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Anticipate Century Aluminum Co (CENX) to Announce $0.22 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 8 at 7:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Co (CENX) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 6 at 10:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Analysis: Century Aluminum (CENX) and Alcoa Corp (AA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 4 at 10:44 PM
nasdaq.com logoNotable Wednesday Option Activity: TSLA, GLNG, CENX - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 31 at 4:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChinese Capacity Cuts: Could Aluminum Go Steel’s Way?
finance.yahoo.com - May 30 at 12:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Century Aluminum Co (CENX) Insider Sells 27,618 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 4:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKey Indicators Alcoa Investors Should Watch in 2Q17
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 12:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCan Aluminum Break the $2,000 Price Level?
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 12:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs Rising Chinese Aluminum Supply a Risk for Alcoa?
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 12:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow to Read Chinese Aluminum Demand Indicators
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 12:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Century Aluminum Co. : May 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 4:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Anticipate Century Aluminum Co (CENX) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $399.11 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 11:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Co (CENX) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 10:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Expect Century Aluminum Co (CENX) Will Announce Earnings of $0.25 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 9:31 AM
marketwatch.com logo10-Q: CENTURY ALUMINUM CO
www.marketwatch.com - May 11 at 4:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Century Aluminum Co. : May 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 4:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentury Aluminum Co. :CENX-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 4:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentury Aluminum Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CENX-US : May 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 4:14 PM
reuters.com logoU.S. aluminum sector urges Britain, EU to unite against China
www.reuters.com - May 3 at 4:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoU.S. aluminium sector urges Britain, EU to unite against China
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 4:15 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive News Coverage Very Likely to Impact Century Aluminum (CENX) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 12:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCowen and Company Raises Century Aluminum Co (CENX) Price Target to $16.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 12:45 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive News Coverage Extremely Likely to Affect Century Aluminum (CENX) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 4:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentury Aluminum Co. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:CENX) : April 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 9:40 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCentury Aluminum's (CENX) Mike Bless on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - April 27 at 4:40 PM
rttnews.com logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Century Aluminum Co Q1 Earnings Report
www.rttnews.com - April 27 at 1:47 AM

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