NYSEAMERICAN:CET - Central Securities Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$27.83 -0.31 (-1.10 %)
(As of 06/22/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$27.83
Today's Range$27.83 - $28.39
52-Week Range$24.12 - $29.00
Volume8,069 shs
Average Volume22,292 shs
Market Capitalization$716.92 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.06%
Central Securities Corp. is a publicly owned self managed investment trust. The firm invests in the public equity markets of the United States. Central Securities Corp. was founded on October 1, 1929 and is based in New York City.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Asset Management
SectorFinancial Services


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A


Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins1,578.61%
Return on Equity24.36%
Return on Assets24.32%


Outstanding Shares25,140,000

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Central Securities (NYSEAMERICAN:CET) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Central Securities' stock symbol?

Central Securities trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)AMERICAN under the ticker symbol "CET."

How often does Central Securities pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Central Securities?

Central Securities declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 23rd. Shareholders of record on Monday, June 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Tuesday, June 26th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.59%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 8th. View Central Securities' Dividend History.

Who are some of Central Securities' key competitors?

Who are Central Securities' key executives?

Central Securities' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John C. Hill, Pres (Age 44)
  • Mr. Andrew J. O'Neill, VP (Age 45)
  • Mr. Wilmot Higgens Kidd III, Chairman & CEO (Age 77)
  • Ms. Marlene A. Krumholz, VP & Sec. (Age 54)
  • Mr. Lawrence P. Vogel, VP & Treasurer (Age 61)

Has Central Securities been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about CET stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Central Securities earned a daily sentiment score of 0.04 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company an impact score of 45.97 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are Central Securities' major shareholders?

Central Securities' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Thomas J. Herzfeld Advisors Inc. (1.83%), Bulldog Investors LLC (1.46%), Shaker Financial Services LLC (1.16%), 1607 Capital Partners LLC (1.10%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.18%) and Citigroup Inc. (0.17%). Company insiders that own Central Securities stock include Andrew J O'neill and Leo Price Blackford. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Central Securities.

Which major investors are selling Central Securities stock?

CET stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thomas J. Herzfeld Advisors Inc., Bulldog Investors LLC, Shaker Financial Services LLC and Baird Financial Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Central Securities.

Which major investors are buying Central Securities stock?

CET stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including 1607 Capital Partners LLC, CIBC World Markets Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Quad Cities Investment Group LLC, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Blue Bell Private Wealth Management LLC and Citigroup Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Central Securities stock in the last two years include Andrew J O'neill and Leo Price Blackford. View Insider Buying and Selling for Central Securities.

How do I buy shares of Central Securities?

Shares of CET 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 Central Securities' stock price today?

One share of CET stock can currently be purchased for approximately $27.83.

How big of a company is Central Securities?

Central Securities has a market capitalization of $716.92 million.

How can I contact Central Securities?

Central Securities' mailing address is 630 5th Ave Ste 820, NEW YORK, NY 10111-0803, United States. The company can be reached via phone at +1-212-6982020.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Central Securities (CET)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  36 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  30 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  66
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Central Securities and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CET will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CET will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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