Most Recent analysts Ratings: Century Aluminum Co. (NASDAQ:CENX)


Century Aluminum Co. (NASDAQ:CENX) will report its next earnings on Feb 16 – Feb 20 (Est.). The company reported the earnings of $-0.31/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.01/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $-0.32/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of -3200%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Century Aluminum Co. and for the current quarter 5 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $-0.15/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $-0.2/share and a High Estimate of $0/share.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 3 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Century Aluminum Co. as 344.06 Million. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Century Aluminum Co. is 331.2 Million and the High Revenue Estimate is 358.99 Million. The company had Year Ago Sales of 383.92 Million.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for CENX to be 71.7%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 78.3%. For the next 5 years, Century Aluminum Co. is expecting Growth of -12.35% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 12.25% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Century Aluminum Co., where 0 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 0 analysts have given a Buy signal, 5 said it’s a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 5 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Century Aluminum Co. might touch $8 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $7.2 and $7 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Century Aluminum Co. got Upgrade on 28-Oct-16 where investment firm JP Morgan Upgrade the stock from Underweight to Neutral.

Century Aluminum Co. closed its last trading session at $9.86 with the loss of -6.8%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 800.27 Million. The Company has 52-week high of $10.69 and 52-week low of $2.63. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 3.07% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 17.59% and 27.84% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Nov 22, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 14, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 1.18 and Average Volume (3 months) is 1.84 million. Century Aluminum Co. P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 0 and Forward P/E ratio of 0.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of -5.8%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at -10.1%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is -3.8%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Century Aluminum Co. currently shows a Weekly Performance of -9.1%, where Monthly Performance is 25.2%, Quarterly performance is 43.15%, 6 Months performance is 47.28% and yearly performance percentage is 146.38%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 107.92%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 4.83% and Monthly Volatility of 5.78%.