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Central Securities (CET) Competitors

$40.47
-0.08 (-0.20%)
(As of 04:10 PM ET)

CET vs. QQQX, GAM, MUC, MFIC, STEW, MQY, SLRC, HQH, MYI, and PHK

Should you be buying Central Securities stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Central Securities include Nuveen Nasdaq 100 Dynamic Overwrite Fund (QQQX), General American Investors (GAM), BlackRock MuniHoldings California Quality Fund (MUC), MidCap Financial Investment (MFIC), SRH Total Return Fund (STEW), BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund (MQY), SLR Investment (SLRC), Abrdn Healthcare Investors (HQH), BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund III (MYI), and PIMCO High Income Fund (PHK). These companies are all part of the "investment offices, not elsewhere classified" industry.

Central Securities vs.

Nuveen Nasdaq 100 Dynamic Overwrite Fund (NASDAQ:QQQX) and Central Securities (NYSE:CET) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, dividends, community ranking, valuation, media sentiment, earnings, analyst recommendations and profitability.

Nuveen Nasdaq 100 Dynamic Overwrite Fund and Central Securities both received 0 outperform votes by MarketBeat users.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Nuveen Nasdaq 100 Dynamic Overwrite FundN/AN/A
Central SecuritiesN/AN/A

In the previous week, Nuveen Nasdaq 100 Dynamic Overwrite Fund and Nuveen Nasdaq 100 Dynamic Overwrite Fund both had 1 articles in the media. Central Securities' average media sentiment score of 1.91 beat Nuveen Nasdaq 100 Dynamic Overwrite Fund's score of 1.19 indicating that Nuveen Nasdaq 100 Dynamic Overwrite Fund is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Nuveen Nasdaq 100 Dynamic Overwrite Fund Very Positive
Central Securities Positive

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Nuveen Nasdaq 100 Dynamic Overwrite FundN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Central SecuritiesN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Nuveen Nasdaq 100 Dynamic Overwrite Fund pays an annual dividend of $1.68 per share and has a dividend yield of 7.3%. Central Securities pays an annual dividend of $1.85 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.6%.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Nuveen Nasdaq 100 Dynamic Overwrite Fund
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
Central Securities
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

23.6% of Nuveen Nasdaq 100 Dynamic Overwrite Fund shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 8.7% of Central Securities shares are held by institutional investors. 10.3% of Central Securities shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Nuveen Nasdaq 100 Dynamic Overwrite Fund has a beta of 1.11, indicating that its share price is 11% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Central Securities has a beta of 0.86, indicating that its share price is 14% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Nuveen Nasdaq 100 Dynamic Overwrite FundN/A N/A N/A
Central Securities N/A N/A N/A

Summary

Nuveen Nasdaq 100 Dynamic Overwrite Fund beats Central Securities on 4 of the 5 factors compared between the two stocks.

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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CET vs. The Competition

MetricCentral SecuritiesInvestment offices IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$1.15B$6.74B$8.00B$17.02B
Dividend Yield4.52%6.44%10.62%3.58%
P/E RatioN/A0.4957.8021.40
Price / SalesN/A28.303,554.3510.04
Price / CashN/A7.4827.5415.26
Price / BookN/A0.952.334.93
Net IncomeN/A$73.96M$993.30M$964.34M
7 Day Performance-2.55%-3.03%-3.20%-5.42%
1 Month Performance1.61%-2.58%-2.38%-2.58%
1 Year PerformanceN/A-0.12%10.01%75.82%

Central Securities Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
QQQX
Nuveen Nasdaq 100 Dynamic Overwrite Fund
0 of 5 stars
$23.83
+0.7%
N/A-2.2%$1.16BN/A0.00N/APositive News
GAM
General American Investors
0 of 5 stars
$46.32
+1.2%
N/A+15.0%$1.11BN/A0.00N/APositive News
MUC
BlackRock MuniHoldings California Quality Fund
0 of 5 stars
$10.96
-0.8%
N/A-4.2%$1.05BN/A0.00147,000Positive News
MFIC
MidCap Financial Investment
2.0326 of 5 stars
$14.83
+0.5%
$14.79
-0.3%
+30.7%$967.66M$276.52M8.15N/A
STEW
SRH Total Return Fund
0 of 5 stars
$14.79
+0.6%
N/A+13.1%$1.44B$142.97M0.00N/ANews Coverage
Positive News
MQY
BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund
0 of 5 stars
$12.22
+0.4%
N/A+1.2%$893.04MN/A0.00N/APositive News
SLRC
SLR Investment
1.8046 of 5 stars
$15.12
+0.5%
$14.25
-5.8%
-0.9%$824.95M$229.31M10.80N/APositive News
HQH
Abrdn Healthcare Investors
0 of 5 stars
$16.41
+1.0%
N/A-10.2%$793.42MN/A0.00147,000News Coverage
MYI
BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund III
0 of 5 stars
$11.16
-0.4%
N/A-1.0%$759.55MN/A0.00147,000News Coverage
PHK
PIMCO High Income Fund
0 of 5 stars
$4.99
+0.4%
N/A-2.7%$729.19MN/A0.00147,000News Coverage
Positive News

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This page (NYSE:CET) was last updated on 4/16/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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