Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) has received a short term rating of hold from experts at Zacks with a rank of 3. The stock has been rated an average of 3 by 3 Brokerage Firm. 3 Brokerage Firms have advised hold.
Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX): 2 Analyst have given the stock of Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) a near short term price target of $7.75. The standard deviation reading, which is a measure by which the stock price is expected to swing away from the mean estimate, is at $0.35. The higher price target estimate is at $8 while the lower price estimates are fixed at $8.
Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) witnessed a decline in the market cap on Tuesday as its shares dropped 1.22% or 0.08 points. After the session commenced at $6.57, the stock reached the higher end at $6.57 while it hit a low of $6.25. With the volume soaring to 1,785,520 shares, the last trade was called at $6.49. The company has a 52-week high of $11.88. The company has a market cap of $565 million and there are 87,059,733 shares in outstanding. The 52-week low of the share price is $2.63.
Shares of Century Aluminum Co. rose by 4.34% in the last five trading days and 2.04% for the last 4 weeks. Century Aluminum Co. has dropped 10.61% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 46.83%.
Century Aluminum Company (Century) is a holding company, engaged in the production of primary aluminum and operation of aluminum reduction facilities, or smelters, in the United States and Iceland. The Company operates three United States aluminum smelters, in Hawesville, Kentucky (Hawesville), Robards, Kentucky (Sebree) and Mt. Holly, South Carolina (Mt. Holly), and one smelter in Grundartangi, Iceland (Grundartangi). The Company produces several primary products at its facilities, which include billet, foundry, slab and sow. The Companys annual primary aluminum production capacity is approximately 1,166,000 tons per year (tpy). In addition to its primary aluminum assets, the Company also owns a carbon anode production facility located in Vlissingen, the Netherlands (Vlissingen) and Baise Haohai Carbon Company, Ltd. (BHH) that owns and operates a carbon anode and cathode facility located in the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region of south China.