Central Securities Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:CET)

About Central Securities Corp.

Central Securities Corp. logoCentral Securities Corporation is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Company's investment objective is long-term growth of capital. The Company invests primarily in common stocks, but may invest in bonds, convertible bonds, preferred stocks, convertible preferred stocks, warrants, options real estate, or short-term obligations of governments, banks and corporations. From time to time, the Company invests in securities the resale of which is restricted. The Company invests in various sectors, including insurance, technology hardware and equipment, banks, commercial services, consumer durables, energy, healthcare, media, metals and mining, retailing, semiconductor, software and services, and others. The Company's short term investments include money market fund, and the United States treasury bills.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CET
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $20.93
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $20.47
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $19.54
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 35.35
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $512.91M
  • Outstanding Shares: 24,506,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Central Securities Corp. (NYSE:CET) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Central Securities Corp. (NYSE:CET)
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Earnings

Earnings History for Central Securities Corp. (NYSE:CET)
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Estimates

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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Central Securities Corp. (NYSE:CET)
Annual Dividend:$0.40
Dividend Yield:1.91%
Payout Ratio:
Dividend Growth:38.80% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Central Securities Corp. (NYSE:CET)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/26/2016semiannual$0.202%6/10/20166/14/20166/28/2016
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Central Securities Corp. (NYSE:CET)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/8/2016Andrew J O'neillVPSell1,900$19.68$37,392.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2016Jay R InglisDirectorBuy7,300$19.67$143,591.00View SEC Filing  
4/15/2016John C HillVPBuy1,000$19.38$19,380.00View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016John C HillVPBuy1,000$18.83$18,830.00View SEC Filing  
3/9/2016Leo Price BlackfordDirectorBuy3,700$18.67$69,079.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016John C HillVPBuy1,000$18.74$18,740.00View SEC Filing  
2/29/2016John C HillVPBuy1,200$18.15$21,780.00View SEC Filing  
2/8/2016John C HillVPBuy2,000$17.27$34,540.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2016John C HillVPBuy2,000$17.76$35,520.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2015Simms C BrowningDirectorBuy5,000$19.48$97,400.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Central Securities Corp. (NYSE:CET)
DateHeadline
publicnow.com logoRegistration of 15,007 shares of mBank S.A. in the Central Securities Depository of Poland (KDPW) (NYSE:CET)
www.publicnow.com - August 11 at 12:20 PM
twst.com logoCentral Securities Corporation: Central Securities Corporation Releases Semi-Annual Report to Stockholders (NYSE:CET)
www.twst.com - August 4 at 9:52 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCentral Securities Fund: A Rock Solid Fund Available At A 20% Discount (NYSE:CET)
seekingalpha.com - May 13 at 9:00 AM
barrons.com logo[$$] Mailbag (NYSE:CET)
www.barrons.com - May 7 at 12:01 AM
News IconNew CPA.com RIVIO System Delivers Source-Validated Financial Documents (NYSE:CET)
www.cpapracticeadvisor.com - May 3 at 8:58 AM
seekingalpha.com logoDo You Hear The Soft Coos Of The Central Bank Doves? The Markets Hear Them (NYSE:CET)
seekingalpha.com - May 3 at 8:58 AM
News IconCentral electricity regulator to clear backlog of cases by October 2016 (NYSE:CET)
wap.business-standard.com - May 3 at 8:58 AM
prnewswire.com logoNeuralstem Prices Underwritten Public Offering of Securities (NYSE:CET)
www.prnewswire.com - May 3 at 8:58 AM
insidermonkey.com logoOne High-Flying Gold and Silver Producer and Two Other Companies Witness Insider Buying (NYSE:CET)
www.insidermonkey.com - May 2 at 9:48 AM
publicnow.com logoTermination of registry accounts held with the Central Securities Clearing Corporation (KDD) (NYSE:CET)
www.publicnow.com - March 30 at 8:00 AM
News IconNotice of Annual General Meeting in Seamless Distribution AB (Publ) (NYSE:CET)
www.virtual-strategy.com - March 21 at 7:49 AM
tmcnet.com logoNotice of Annual General Meeting in Getinge AB (NYSE:CET)
www.tmcnet.com - February 25 at 4:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentral Securities Corporation Releases Annual Report to Stockholders as of December 31, 2015 (NYSE:CET)
finance.yahoo.com - February 10 at 4:27 PM
noodls.com logoCentral Securities Corporation Declares Dividend (NYSE:CET)
www.noodls.com - December 4 at 1:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentral Securities Corporation Announces Issue Price of Shares for Distribution Payable December 22, 2015 (NYSE:CET)
finance.yahoo.com - December 3 at 5:12 PM
noodls.com logoRegistration of 387 shares of mBank S.A. in the Central Securities Depository of Poland (KDPW) (NYSE:CET)
www.noodls.com - November 12 at 4:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentral Securities Corporation Declares Year-End Distribution (NYSE:CET)
finance.yahoo.com - November 4 at 1:15 PM
noodls.com logoCentral Securities Corporation Releases Semi-Annual Report to Stockholders (NYSE:CET)
www.noodls.com - October 24 at 11:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentral Securities Corporation Releases Report to Stockholders (NYSE:CET)
finance.yahoo.com - October 23 at 5:12 PM
noodls.com logoRegistration of 9,568 shares of mBank S.A. in the Central Securities Depository of Poland (KDPW) (NYSE:CET)
www.noodls.com - October 1 at 2:24 AM
noodls.com logoRegistration of 18,812 shares of mBank S.A. in the Central Securities Depository of Poland (KDPW) (NYSE:CET)
www.noodls.com - July 20 at 3:20 AM

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Last Updated on 8/30/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff