Century Aluminum Company (CENX) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Century Aluminum Company (CENX), hence the stock is down -14.71% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -11.53% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -14.89% and the stock has fallen -12.11% in the past 1 week.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week The stock has recorded a twenty day Moving Average of 8.98% and the fifty day Moving Average is 7.63%. Century Aluminum Co. has dropped 2.12% during the last three month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 46.15%.
Century Aluminum Company (CENX) : 2 Wall Street analysts covering Century Aluminum Company (CENX) believe that the average level the stock could reach for the short term is $7.75. The maximum price target given is $8 and the minimum target for short term is around $8, hence the standard deviation is calculated at $0.35.
Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $6.86 with an intraday high of $7.06. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $6.42. However, the stock managed to close at $6.46, a loss of 4.58% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $6.77. The total traded volume of the day was 3,455,911 shares.
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.