Central Securities Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1929

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Stock Symbol
  • CET

Stock Symbol

  • Share Price
  • $44.44
  • (As of Friday Closing)

Central Securities General Information


Central Securities Corp is a non-diversified closed-end management investment company. Its investment objective is long-term growth of capital. The company invests in common stocks, bonds, convertible bonds, preferred stocks, convertible preferred stocks, warrants, options real estate, or short-term obligations of governments, banks, and corporations.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Primary Industry
Specialized Finance
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • 630 Fifth Avenue
  • New York, NY 10111
  • United States
+1 (212) 000-0000

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Central Securities Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$44.44 $44.51 $34.58 - $44.90 $1.26B 28.4M 18.6K $8.01

Central Securities Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Dec-2023 FY 2023 31-Dec-2023 FY 2022 31-Dec-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021
EV 1,059,574 1,059,574 912,830 1,170,079
Revenue 230,444 230,444 (152,648) 360,308
Net Income 223,636 223,636 (158,671) 353,577
Total Assets 1,323,271 1,323,271 1,135,874 1,332,955
Total Debt 3,160 3,160 2,904 198
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Central Securities Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Central Securities Executive Team (2)

Name Title Board Seat
John C. Hill Chief Executive Officer
Marlene Krumholz Secretary & Chief Compliance Officer
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Central Securities Board Members (2)

Name Representing Role Since
Donald Calder Self Board Member 000 0000
Wilmot Kidd Central Securities Board Member 000 0000
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Central Securities FAQs

  • When was Central Securities founded?

    Central Securities was founded in 1929.

  • Who is the CEO of Central Securities?

    John C. Hill is the CEO of Central Securities.

  • Where is Central Securities headquartered?

    Central Securities is headquartered in New York, NY.

  • What industry is Central Securities in?

    Central Securities’s primary industry is Specialized Finance.

  • Is Central Securities a private or public company?

    Central Securities is a Public company.

  • What is Central Securities’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Central Securities is CET.

  • What is the current stock price of Central Securities?

    As of 19-Jul-2024 the stock price of Central Securities is $44.44.

  • What is the current market cap of Central Securities?

    The current market capitalization of Central Securities is $1.26B.

  • What is Central Securities’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Central Securities is $230M.

  • What is Central Securities’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Central Securities’s EPS for 12 months was $8.01.

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