Press coverage about Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENX) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Century Aluminum earned a daily sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the industrial products company an impact score of 46.7977874724202 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.
Here are some of the media stories that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s rankings:
- Century Aluminum (CENX) Upgraded to Overweight by JPMorgan Chase & Co. (americanbankingnews.com)
- Century Aluminum Upgraded: BMO Analyst Says Tariffs Will Push Volumes, Premiums Higher – Benzinga (benzinga.com)
- Do 3 Fresh Analyst Upgrades for Century Aluminum Signal the All-Clear? – 24/7 Wall St. (247wallst.com)
- Hot Stock’s Highlights – Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ: CENX) – Alpha Beta Stock (alphabetastock.com)
- A Tariff Winner: Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENX) Upgraded By … – Benzinga (benzinga.com)
Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENX) opened at $20.45 on Thursday. Century Aluminum has a 1 year low of $11.26 and a 1 year high of $24.77. The company has a market cap of $1,889.60, a P/E ratio of 41.73 and a beta of 0.71. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.30, a quick ratio of 1.24 and a current ratio of 2.91.
Several research analysts have commented on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co. upgraded shares of Century Aluminum from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating and lowered their price objective for the company from $18.00 to $14.50 in a research report on Wednesday. Cowen upgraded shares of Century Aluminum from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating and boosted their price objective for the company from $23.00 to $30.00 in a research report on Tuesday. BMO Capital Markets upgraded shares of Century Aluminum from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a $28.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Sunday. TheStreet upgraded shares of Century Aluminum from a “c” rating to a “b-” rating in a research report on Friday, February 23rd. Finally, BidaskClub downgraded shares of Century Aluminum from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, February 23rd. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $21.10.
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Century Aluminum Company Profile
Century Aluminum Company (Century) is a holding company, which is a producer of primary aluminum and operates aluminum reduction facilities, or smelters, in the United States and Iceland. The Company operates through primary aluminum segment. The Company’s primary aluminum facilities produce standard grade primary aluminum products.
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