Media headlines about Central Securities Corp. (NYSE:CET) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Alpha One. The research group, a service of Accern, scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Alpha One ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Central Securities Corp. earned a news sentiment score of 0.04 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also gave headlines about the company an impact score of 0 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near term.
Central Securities Corp. (CET) traded down 0.44% during trading on Friday, reaching $24.88. The company had a trading volume of 14,530 shares. Central Securities Corp. has a 52-week low of $18.77 and a 52-week high of $25.35. The company has a market capitalization of $619.04 million and a PE ratio of 5.50. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $24.93 and a 200 day moving average price of $23.39.
The company also recently announced a semiannual dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, June 27th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, June 13th will be paid a $0.20 dividend. This represents a yield of 1.6%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 9th.
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Central Securities Corp. Company Profile
Central Securities Corporation is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Company’s investment objective is long-term growth of capital and its approach is based on value investing. The Company invests primarily in common stocks, but it may invest in bonds, convertible bonds, preferred stocks, convertible preferred stocks, warrants, options real estate, or short-term obligations of governments, banks and corporations.
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