Century Aluminum Company (CENX) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Century Aluminum Company (CENX), hence the stock is down -9.88% 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 -4.35% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -10% and the stock has fallen -3.87% in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 10.42% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 11.13%.The 200 Day SMA reached 1.81%. Century Aluminum Co. has dropped 13.51% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 40.5%.
Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX): The stock opened in the green at $6.42 on Friday, but the bulls found it difficult to push the prices higher. The stock reached a high of $6.49 and a low of $6.18 for the day. The stock did not find buyers even at the lows and closed at $6.21 recording a loss of -1.27%. 1,347,190 shares exchanged hands during the trading day. The stock had closed at $6.29 in the previous days trading.
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.