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: $1.7219 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 87,317,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $17.20
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $15.02
  • 52 Week Range: $5.98 - $20.68
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.98
  • P/E Growth: -1.75
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.43 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.24
  • Book Value: $8.60 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.37
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $65.94 million
  • Net Margins: -16.48%
  • Return on Equity: -5.61%
  • Return on Assets: -2.85%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.33%
  • Current Ratio: 2.61%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.16%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 2.43 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.58
  • 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) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 2nd. The company reported $0.01 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.29 by $0.28. The company earned $388.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate 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 business's revenue was up 19.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company 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 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Century Aluminum Company's shares. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $22.00. On average, they expect Century Aluminum Company's stock price to reach $16.75 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Century Aluminum Company.

Are investors shorting Century Aluminum Company?

Century Aluminum Company saw a drop in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 10,871,743 shares, a drop of 15.6% from the August 15th total of 12,887,523 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,416,455 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.5 days. Currently, 22.1% of the company's stock are short sold.

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 shareholders include GLENCORE INTERNATIONAL AG (42.90%), GIVOLON LTD (31.50%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.42%), BlackRock Inc. (7.33%), Vanguard Group Inc. (5.30%) and BALYASNY ASSET MANAGEMENT LLC (5.18%). 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 State Street Corp, ING Groep NV, Franklin Resources Inc., BlackRock Inc., TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. 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 Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Impala Asset Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Teachers Advisors LLC, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Chicago Equity Partners LLC and Vanguard Group Inc.. 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 $20.38.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ CENX)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  133 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  261 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  394
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, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.17)
Consensus Price Target: $16.75 (17.81% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/7/2017MacquarieInitiated CoverageNeutral -> NeutralLowView Rating Details
8/21/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$15.00 -> $22.00HighView Rating Details
8/2/2017Cowen and CompanySet Price TargetHold$16.00HighView Rating Details
7/2/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$14.00MediumView Rating Details
6/23/2017Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeSell -> Hold$10.00 -> $15.00HighView 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 9/21/2015 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
10/25/2017$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)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.64 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.57 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: 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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)
Latest Headlines for Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoBulls bet on FedEx and Century Aluminum
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 5:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThis stock could be trucking higher
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 5:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 1:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) Sees Large Decrease in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 1:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Century Aluminum Co. : September 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 6:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentury Aluminum (CENX): Strong Industry, Solid Earnings Estimate Revisions
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 5:41 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentury Aluminum Co. :CENX-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 11 at 5:44 PM
nasdaq.com logoWhy Is Century Aluminum (CENX) Up 17.1% Since the Last Earnings Report? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 9 at 3:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Is Century Aluminum (CENX) Up 17.1% Since the Last Earnings Report?
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 5:11 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) Coverage Initiated at Macquarie
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 7 at 11:18 AM
seekingalpha.com logoTracking Hedged Portfolio Performance
seekingalpha.com - September 5 at 11:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $393.52 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 2:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Co (CENX) Raised to "Buy" at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 27 at 9:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 27 at 2:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoChinese Aluminum Production Moderates in July 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 5:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChinese Aluminum Production Moderates in July 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 5:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentury Aluminum Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CENX-US : August 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 7:59 AM
nasdaq.com logoCentury Aluminum Reaches Analyst Target Price
www.nasdaq.com - August 22 at 5:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 12:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Company (CENX) Upgraded to "Overweight" by J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 21 at 4:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentury Aluminum Co. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:CENX) : August 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 10:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOhio (County of) KY -- Moody's affirms County of Ohio, Kentucky (Big Rivers Electric Corporation Project) at Ba2; outlook revised to positive
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 5:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs China Cutting Aluminum Capacity? Analyzing Producers’ Views
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 5:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Century Aluminum Co.
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 3:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentury Aluminum Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CENX-US : August 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 5:20 PM
fool.com logoWhy Century Aluminum Co. Stock Crashed 20% on Thursday
www.fool.com - August 3 at 6:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of CENX earnings conference call or presentation 2-Aug-17 9:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 6:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentury posts 2Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 6:34 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCentury Aluminum's (CENX) CEO Mike Bless on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - August 3 at 3:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 2 at 9:03 PM
globenewswire.com logoCentury Aluminum Company Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - August 2 at 5:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentury Aluminum Company Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 5:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) Lifted to "Strong-Buy" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 1 at 1:00 PM
zacks.com logoWhat's in Store for Century Aluminum (CENX) in Q2 Earnings?
www.zacks.com - July 31 at 10:05 PM
nasdaq.com logoWhat's in Store for Century Aluminum (CENX) in Q2 Earnings? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 31 at 5:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat's in Store for Century Aluminum (CENX) in Q2 Earnings?
finance.yahoo.com - July 31 at 5:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$400.23 Million in Sales Expected for Century Aluminum Company (CENX) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 30 at 7:45 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 12:55 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.29 EPS Expected for Century Aluminum Company (CENX) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 8:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCentury Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) Set to Announce Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 10:00 AM
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

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