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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.50
CENX's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
68% of the 1473 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 10.50 vs. CENX: 0.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
CENX' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.41 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.5
Equity to Asset 0.58
CENX's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
50% of the 746 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. CENX: 0.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
CENX' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 0.35 Max: 0.63
Current: 0.58
0.04
0.63
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 0.38
M-Score: -2.50
WACC vs ROIC
5.08%
-11.32%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) -7.89
CENX's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 761 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -0.83 vs. CENX: -7.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
CENX' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -10.84  Med: 5.39 Max: 19.84
Current: -7.89
-10.84
19.84
Net-margin (%) -8.88
CENX's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 763 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -2.42 vs. CENX: -8.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
CENX' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -45.58  Med: -2.79 Max: 5.83
Current: -8.88
-45.58
5.83
ROE (%) -13.96
CENX's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 1356 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -11.01 vs. CENX: -13.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
CENX' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -116.49  Med: -4.83 Max: 10.67
Current: -13.96
-116.49
10.67
ROA (%) -7.89
CENX's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 1492 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -9.04 vs. CENX: -7.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
CENX' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -38.94  Med: -2.19 Max: 5.87
Current: -7.89
-38.94
5.87
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -8.49
CENX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 1427 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -12.05 vs. CENX: -8.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
CENX' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -41.37  Med: -1.29 Max: 10.6
Current: -8.49
-41.37
10.6
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 15.80
CENX's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 624 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -3.90 vs. CENX: 15.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CENX' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -37.1  Med: 6.40 Max: 21.7
Current: 15.8
-37.1
21.7
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 2.60
CENX's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 1027 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -17.20 vs. CENX: 2.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CENX' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -30.6  Med: 24.10 Max: 92.3
Current: 2.6
-30.6
92.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 10.70
CENX's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 916 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -20.60 vs. CENX: 10.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CENX' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -47.2  Med: 29.50 Max: 191.6
Current: 10.7
-47.2
191.6
» CENX's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2016-07-28)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Oprt. Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

CENX Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Jim Simons 174,545 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 130,217 sh (+726.20%)
Chuck Royce 1,622,387 sh (+19.75%)
Paul Tudor Jones 104,716 sh (+5.24%)
Mario Gabelli 55,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
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Q3 2015

CENX Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 109,247 sh (New)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 3,255,961 sh (New)
Jim Simons 568,221 sh (+225.54%)
Mario Gabelli 55,000 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 1,572,041 sh (-3.10%)
Joel Greenblatt 117,157 sh (-10.03%)
Paul Tudor Jones 15,100 sh (-85.58%)
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Q4 2015

CENX Guru Trades in Q4 2015

HOTCHKIS & WILEY 4,427,134 sh (+35.97%)
Mario Gabelli 55,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 104,252 sh (-4.57%)
Chuck Royce 1,396,641 sh (-11.16%)
Jim Simons 228,699 sh (-59.75%)
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Q1 2016

CENX Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Charles Brandes 22,200 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 16,700 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,088,599 sh (+376.00%)
Chuck Royce 1,481,641 sh (+6.09%)
Mario Gabelli 55,000 sh (unchged)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss Sold Out
HOTCHKIS & WILEY Sold Out
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Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Aluminum
Compare:NYSE:CSTM, OTCPK:EORBF, OTCPK:NORNQ, NAS:KALU, OTCPK:ALMMF, OTCPK:NHYKF, NYSE:AA » details
Traded in other countries:EY3.Germany, CENX.Iceland,
Century Aluminum Co produces primary aluminum. The Company's primary aluminumis an internationally traded commodity. Its primary aluminum facilities produces value-added and standard-grade primary aluminum products.

Century Aluminum Co is a Delaware corporation formed in 1995. The Company is primary aluminum producer. The Company operates its business through one reportable segment, primary aluminum. Primary aluminum is an internationally traded commodity and its price is effectively determined on the London Metal Exchange. Its facilities produce standard grade and value-added primary aluminum products. Its customers include: Glencore, Southwire, RTA, BHP Billiton. Its raw materials include: carbon anodes, cathode blocks, calcined petroleum coke, silicon carbide, aluminum fluoride, alumina, natural gas and liquid pitch. Its suppliers are: Landsvirkjun, Kenergy Corporation, Kenergy, among others. Company competes with U.S. and international companies in the aluminum industry in the areas of product portfolio, price, quality and service. In addition, aluminum competes with materials such as steel, copper, carbon fiber, composites, plastic and glass, each of which may be substituted for aluminum in certain applications. Company is subject to various environmental laws and regulations both in the U.S. and in other countries.

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
Forward P/E 39.53
CENX's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
76% of the 207 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 20.58 vs. CENX: 39.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 0.63
CENX's P/B is ranked higher than
85% of the 1571 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 1.89 vs. CENX: 0.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
CENX' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 1.04 Max: 25.16
Current: 0.63
0.05
25.16
P/S 0.37
CENX's P/S is ranked higher than
84% of the 759 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 1.75 vs. CENX: 0.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
CENX' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.74 Max: 1.69
Current: 0.37
0.03
1.69
Current Ratio 2.74
CENX's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
64% of the 1432 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 1.73 vs. CENX: 2.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CENX' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.63  Med: 2.18 Max: 3.12
Current: 2.74
0.63
3.12
Quick Ratio 1.35
CENX's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
50% of the 1432 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 1.33 vs. CENX: 1.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CENX' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 1.08 Max: 2.24
Current: 1.35
0.39
2.24
Days Inventory 57.48
CENX's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
64% of the 623 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 74.53 vs. CENX: 57.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CENX' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 34.45  Med: 49.35 Max: 55.23
Current: 57.48
34.45
55.23
Days Sales Outstanding 2.75
CENX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
90% of the 616 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 33.93 vs. CENX: 2.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CENX' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.77  Med: 14.32 Max: 26.55
Current: 2.75
1.77
26.55
Days Payable 17.78
CENX's Days Payable is ranked lower than
78% of the 496 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 44.62 vs. CENX: 17.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
CENX' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 17.31  Med: 23.65 Max: 31.98
Current: 17.78
17.31
31.98

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 0.58
CENX's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
87% of the 1521 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. CENX: 0.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
CENX' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 1.56 Max: 22.44
Current: 0.58
0.11
22.44
Price/Projected FCF 0.52
CENX's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
88% of the 351 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. CENX: 0.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
CENX' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.31  Med: 1.96 Max: 61.77
Current: 0.52
0.31
61.77
Price/Median PS Value 0.47
CENX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
85% of the 708 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 1.01 vs. CENX: 0.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
CENX' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.08  Med: 0.77 Max: 1.93
Current: 0.47
0.08
1.93
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -16.38
CENX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
80% of the 1697 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -4.30 vs. CENX: -16.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
CENX' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.83  Med: 6.70 Max: 40.6
Current: -16.38
-16.83
40.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 5.73
CENX's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 282 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -4.63 vs. CENX: 5.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
CENX' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -50.8  Med: -0.95 Max: 60.2
Current: 5.73
-50.8
60.2

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,681
EPS (TTM) $ -1.73
Beta0.25
Short Percentage of Float24.01%
52-Week Range $2.63 - 10.03
Shares Outstanding (Mil)87.06

Analyst Estimate


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Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 1,255 1,357 1,427
EPS ($) 0.17 0.37 0.19
EPS w/o NRI ($) 0.17 0.37 0.19
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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