Century Aluminum Company Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:CENX)

$13.50 -1.64 (-10.83 %)
(As of 11/21/2017 02:54 AM ET)
Previous Close$15.14
Today's Range$13.37 - $14.75
52-Week Range$8.39 - $20.68
Volume3.68 million shs
Average Volume2.47 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.32 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.45

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:
  • Industry: Primary Aluminum Production
  • Sub-Industry: Aluminum
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:CENX
  • CUSIP: 15643110
  • Web: www.centuryaluminum.com
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.32%
  • Current Ratio: 2.61%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.27%
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Sales: $1.32 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.89
  • Cash Flow: $0.19 per share
  • Price / Cash: 69.51
  • Book Value: $8.69 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.55
Profitability:
  • Trailing EPS: ($1.79)
  • Net Income: $-252,410,000.00
  • Net Margins: -10.45%
  • Return on Equity: -0.17%
  • Return on Assets: -0.08%
Misc:
  • Employees: 1,741
  • Outstanding Shares: 87,330,000
 

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) released its earnings results on Thursday, October, 26th. The industrial products company reported $0.15 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.23 by $0.08. The industrial products company earned $388.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $392.28 million. Century Aluminum Company had a negative net margin of 10.45% and a negative return on equity of 0.17%. The business's revenue was up 16.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned ($0.31) EPS. 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, February, 22nd 2018. 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 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Century Aluminum Company's shares. Their predictions range from $14.50 to $20.00. On average, they anticipate Century Aluminum Company's stock price to reach $16.63 in the next year. 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 (Age 71)
  • Michael A. Bless, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director (Age 51)
  • Jesse E. Gary, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary (Age 37)
  • Michelle M. Harrison, Senior Vice President - Finance, Treasurer (Age 40)
  • John E. Hoerner, Senior Vice President – North America Operations (Age 59)
  • Daniel Goldberg, Director (Age 38)
  • Jarl Berntzen, Independent Director (Age 50)
  • Errol Glasser, Independent Director (Age 63)

Who owns Century Aluminum Company stock?

Century Aluminum Company's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include GLENCORE INTERNATIONAL AG (42.90%), GIVOLON LTD (31.50%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.34%), Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (3.93%), ING Groep NV (2.80%) and Impala Asset Management LLC (2.34%). 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 JPMorgan Chase & Co., Impala Asset Management LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Victory Capital Management Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., First Trust Advisors LP and Quantbot Technologies LP. Company insiders that have sold Century Aluminum Company 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 ING Groep NV, Amerigo Asset Management, Hood River Capital Management LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Engineers Gate Manager LP, Prudential Financial Inc. and Horseman Capital Management Ltd. 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 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 Company's stock price today?

One share of Century Aluminum Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.50.

How big of a company is Century Aluminum Company?

Century Aluminum Company has a market capitalization of $1.32 billion and generates $1.32 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $-252,410,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.79) on an earnings per share basis. Century Aluminum Company employs 1,741 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Century Aluminum Company?

Century Aluminum Company's mailing address is 1 S Wacker Dr Ste 1000, CHICAGO, IL 60606-4616, United States. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at +1-312-6963101 or via email at peter.trpkovski@centuryaluminum.com.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ CENX)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  150 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  286 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  436
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

Analysts' Consensus Rating for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 5 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating, 0 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.17)
Consensus Price Target: $16.63 (23.15% 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)

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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/30/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoDowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$22.00 -> $14.50N/AView Rating Details
10/29/2017Cowen and CompanySet Price TargetHold$16.00N/AView Rating Details
10/27/2017BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetHold$18.00 -> $16.00N/AView Rating Details
10/17/2017Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeHold -> Buy$20.00N/AView Rating Details
9/7/2017MacquarieInitiated CoverageNeutral -> NeutralLowView 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 11/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History and Estimates Chart 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
2/22/2018        
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
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: $0.39 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.33 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: 68.44%
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

Latest Headlines for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ CENX)

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Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Century Aluminum Company (CENX)Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Century Aluminum Company (CENX)
finance.yahoo.com - November 20 at 6:13 PM
Why Century Aluminum Stock Dropped 11% on MondayWhy Century Aluminum Stock Dropped 11% on Monday
www.fool.com - November 20 at 5:32 PM
Zacks: Analysts Anticipate Century Aluminum Company (CENX) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $423.68 MillionZacks: Analysts Anticipate Century Aluminum Company (CENX) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $423.68 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 20 at 2:18 AM
Century Aluminum Company (CENX) Downgraded to "Strong Sell" at Zacks Investment ResearchCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) Downgraded to "Strong Sell" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 14 at 7:20 PM
Aleris, Zhongwang USA scrap merger after regulatory snag - ReutersAleris, Zhongwang USA scrap merger after regulatory snag - Reuters
www.reuters.com - November 13 at 11:14 PM
How Markets See Aluminum Producers after Their 3Q17 EarningsHow Markets See Aluminum Producers after Their 3Q17 Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - November 8 at 8:13 PM
Analysts Are Bearish on CENX after Its 3Q17 EarningsAnalysts Are Bearish on CENX after Its 3Q17 Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - November 8 at 8:13 PM
Century Aluminum Company (CENX) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 5 at 11:58 AM
Century Aluminum (CENX) Q3 Earnings Miss, Sales Beat Estimates - NasdaqCentury Aluminum (CENX) Q3 Earnings Miss, Sales Beat Estimates - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - October 31 at 11:15 PM
Century Aluminum -5% as J.P. Morgan downgrades on cost headwindsCentury Aluminum -5% as J.P. Morgan downgrades on cost headwinds
seekingalpha.com - October 31 at 6:14 PM
Century Aluminum (CENX) Q3 Earnings Miss, Sales Beat EstimatesCentury Aluminum (CENX) Q3 Earnings Miss, Sales Beat Estimates
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 6:14 PM
Why Century Aluminum Stock Slumped 11% TodayWhy Century Aluminum Stock Slumped 11% Today
finance.yahoo.com - October 30 at 8:42 PM
Higher Prices Could Put A Squeeze On Century Aluminum Margins Near Term - BenzingaHigher Prices Could Put A Squeeze On Century Aluminum Margins Near Term - Benzinga
www.benzinga.com - October 30 at 3:42 PM
Century Aluminum Shows Rising Price Performance With Jump To 81 RS RatingCentury Aluminum Shows Rising Price Performance With Jump To 81 RS Rating
finance.yahoo.com - October 30 at 3:42 PM
J P Morgan Chase & Co Downgrades Century Aluminum Company (CENX) to NeutralJ P Morgan Chase & Co Downgrades Century Aluminum Company (CENX) to Neutral
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 30 at 8:23 AM
Century Aluminum Company (CENX) Given a $16.00 Price Target by BMO Capital Markets AnalystsCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) Given a $16.00 Price Target by BMO Capital Markets Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 28 at 3:34 PM
Edited Transcript of CENX earnings conference call or presentation 26-Oct-17 9:00pm GMTEdited Transcript of CENX earnings conference call or presentation 26-Oct-17 9:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 7:46 PM
Century Aluminums (CENX) CEO Mike Bless on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking AlphaCentury Aluminum's (CENX) CEO Mike Bless on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - October 27 at 3:22 AM
Century Aluminum Company Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results - GlobeNewswire (press release)Century Aluminum Company Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - October 27 at 3:22 AM
Century misses 3Q profit forecastsCentury misses 3Q profit forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - October 26 at 10:21 PM
Century Aluminum Company (CENX) Announces Quarterly  Earnings ResultsCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 26 at 6:02 PM
What You Must Know About Century Aluminum Company’s (CENX) Financial StrengthWhat You Must Know About Century Aluminum Company’s (CENX) Financial Strength
finance.yahoo.com - October 26 at 5:19 PM
Century Aluminum Company Reports Third Quarter 2017 ResultsCentury Aluminum Company Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - October 26 at 5:19 PM
Whats in Store for Century Aluminum (CENX) in Q3 Earnings?What's in Store for Century Aluminum (CENX) in Q3 Earnings?
www.zacks.com - October 24 at 7:23 PM
Whats in Store for Century Aluminum (CENX) in Q3 Earnings? - NasdaqWhat's in Store for Century Aluminum (CENX) in Q3 Earnings? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - October 23 at 9:03 PM
What's in Store for Century Aluminum (CENX) in Q3 Earnings?What's in Store for Century Aluminum (CENX) in Q3 Earnings?
finance.yahoo.com - October 23 at 4:02 PM
Zacks Investment Research Lowers Century Aluminum Company (CENX) to HoldZacks Investment Research Lowers Century Aluminum Company (CENX) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 23 at 12:36 PM
Century Aluminum Company (CENX) to Release Earnings on ThursdayCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) to Release Earnings on Thursday
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 19 at 2:32 AM
Analysts Anticipate XME Will Reach $37 - Nasdaq.com - NasdaqAnalysts Anticipate XME Will Reach $37 - Nasdaq.com - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - October 18 at 11:31 PM
FT: Rio Tinto in talks to sell Australia, New Zealand aluminum assetsFT: Rio Tinto in talks to sell Australia, New Zealand aluminum assets
seekingalpha.com - October 16 at 5:50 PM
CNA Announces New Member to Board of DirectorsCNA Announces New Member to Board of Directors
finance.yahoo.com - October 13 at 5:42 PM
Century Aluminum Company (CENX) PT Set at $17.00 by Cowen and CompanyCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) PT Set at $17.00 by Cowen and Company
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 12 at 10:38 PM
Is It Time To Buy Century Aluminum Company (CENX)?Is It Time To Buy Century Aluminum Company (CENX)?
finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 5:51 PM
Century Aluminum Company (CENX) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from AnalystsCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 11 at 12:44 PM
Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Century Aluminum Company (CENX) to "Buy"Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Century Aluminum Company (CENX) to "Buy"
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 9 at 1:56 PM
Constellium: Aluminum Rally Gone Too Far?Constellium: Aluminum Rally Gone Too Far?
seekingalpha.com - October 6 at 5:22 PM
Century Aluminum Sets Date for Third Quarter 2017 Earnings AnnouncementCentury Aluminum Sets Date for Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Announcement
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 11:39 AM
Why Alcoa Corp Stock Didn't Plummet When Aluminum Prices Tanked in SeptemberWhy Alcoa Corp Stock Didn't Plummet When Aluminum Prices Tanked in September
finance.yahoo.com - October 4 at 12:24 PM
Why Century Aluminum Company Shares Fell 15% in SeptemberWhy Century Aluminum Company Shares Fell 15% in September
www.fool.com - October 3 at 10:34 AM
Chinese Aluminum Demand Indicators Offer Mixed SignalsChinese Aluminum Demand Indicators Offer Mixed Signals
finance.yahoo.com - September 26 at 4:09 PM
Alcoa Receives a Boost, China’s Aluminum Production FellAlcoa Receives a Boost, China’s Aluminum Production Fell
finance.yahoo.com - September 26 at 4:09 PM
Can Alcoa Continue Its Good Run in 4Q17?Can Alcoa Continue Its Good Run in 4Q17?
finance.yahoo.com - September 25 at 7:45 PM
Alcoa Could Rise above $50: What Wall Street ThinksAlcoa Could Rise above $50: What Wall Street Thinks
finance.yahoo.com - September 25 at 7:45 PM
Century Aluminum Company (CENX) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $393.52 MillionCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $393.52 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 23 at 5:42 AM
Century Aluminum Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (CENX)Century Aluminum Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (CENX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 23 at 1:02 AM
Bulls bet on FedEx and Century AluminumBulls bet on FedEx and Century Aluminum
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 5:53 PM
This stock could be trucking higherThis stock could be trucking higher
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 5:53 PM
Century Aluminum Company (CENX) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from AnalystsCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 1:02 PM
Century Aluminum Company (CENX) Sees Large Decrease in Short InterestCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) Sees Large Decrease in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 1:28 AM
ETFs with exposure to Century Aluminum Co. : September 13, 2017ETFs with exposure to Century Aluminum Co. : September 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 6:17 PM

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