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CET Insider Trading (Central Securities)

Insider Ownership Percentage: 11.10%
Insider Buying (Last 12 Months): $4,230.00
Insider Selling (Last 12 Months): $0.00

Central Securities Insider Trading History Chart

This chart shows the insider buying and selling history at Central Securities by year and by quarter.

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Central Securities Share Price & Price History

Current Price: $36.71
Price Change: Price Decrease of -0.06 (-0.16%)
As of 05/19/2022 05:00 PM ET

This chart shows the closing price history over time for CET up to the past year.

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Central Securities Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
8/17/2021John C HillPresidentBuy100$42.30$4,230.00View SEC Filing Icon  
3/24/2021Simms C BrowningDirectorBuy417$37.25$15,533.2519,226View SEC Filing Icon  
3/15/2021Simms C BrowningDirectorBuy952$37.20$35,414.4017,258View SEC Filing Icon  
1/27/2021Andrew J O'neillVPBuy431$33.64$14,498.8467,399View SEC Filing Icon  
1/12/2021Andrew J. O'neillVPBuy1,477$33.08$48,859.16View SEC Filing Icon  
11/10/2020Leo Price BlackfordDirectorBuy5,000$31.01$155,050.0031,735View SEC Filing Icon  
11/10/2020Leo Price BlackfordDirectorBuy5,000$31.01$155,050.0031,735View SEC Filing Icon  
10/28/2020John C HillPresidentBuy100$28.27$2,827.0042,195View SEC Filing Icon  
9/8/2020John C HillPresidentBuy400$28.82$11,528.0041,122View SEC Filing Icon  
9/4/2020John C HillPresidentBuy400$29.18$11,672.0041,122View SEC Filing Icon  
3/19/2020David Charles ColanderDirectorBuy8,000$22.42$179,360.00
3/12/2020Donald G CalderDirectorBuy700$25.26$17,682.0065,123View SEC Filing Icon  
3/12/2020John C HillPresidentBuy1,700$26.12$44,404.0039,028View SEC Filing Icon  
3/9/2020Andrew J O'neillVPBuy1,215$28.47$34,591.0556,653View SEC Filing Icon  
3/5/2020Andrew J O'neillVPBuy3,866$30.80$119,072.8056,653View SEC Filing Icon  
2/28/2020John C HillPresidentBuy700$29.84$20,888.0038,328View SEC Filing Icon  
2/20/2020Andrew J O'neillVPBuy5,325$32.29$171,944.2550,208View SEC Filing Icon  
2/7/2020David Martin PoppeDirectorBuy5,000$33.03$165,150.003,000View SEC Filing Icon  
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Warning: The Last Value Play Gone After August?
In this market...There's ONE STOCK (priced at just under $2) that could be $20 and STILL be a bargain. It brought in more income – including equity sales - in the last 12 months than Disney, Square or Tesla.

But a key announcement in August could send this stock rocketing skyward
Get the Details Now.

SEC Filings (Institutional Ownership Changes) for Central Securities (NYSEAMERICAN:CET)

9.80% of Central Securities stock is owned by institutions. Institutional ownership can be a sign of analyst confidence in the fundamentals of the stock.

Institutional Buying and Selling by Quarter

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Central Securities Institutional Trading History

Reporting DateHedge FundShares HeldMarket Value% of PortfolioQuarterly Change in SharesOwnership in CompanyDetails
5/17/2022Royal Bank of Canada37,935$1.57M0.0%-6.0%0.145%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/17/2022First Manhattan Co.21,048$0.87M0.0%-13.5%0.080%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/17/20221607 Capital Partners LLC333,771$13.82M0.8%-5.7%1.272%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/16/2022Robotti Robert8,706$0.36M0.1%+52.6%0.033%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/16/2022Atria Wealth Solutions Inc.6,178$0.26M0.0%N/A0.024%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022First Trust Advisors LP70,765$2.93M0.0%-1.4%0.270%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2022Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc.11,909$0.49M0.0%-9.8%0.045%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2022King Luther Capital Management Corp8,297$0.34M0.0%+5.0%0.032%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2022Meridian Investment Counsel Inc.10,820$0.45M0.2%-5.0%0.041%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2022Johnson Investment Counsel Inc.11,340$0.47M0.0%N/A0.043%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2022Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc.172,758$7.15M0.0%+0.4%0.658%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2022Raymond James & Associates329,237$13.63M0.0%-0.5%1.255%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/202255I LLC13,179$0.55M0.0%-10.3%0.050%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/9/2022Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc.1,304$54K0.0%N/A0.005%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/6/2022Shaker Financial Services LLC49,929$2.07M0.8%-29.6%0.190%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/6/2022Quad Cities Investment Group LLC13,994$0.58M0.4%-7.2%0.053%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/5/2022S&CO Inc.19,408$0.80M0.1%-26.1%0.074%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/4/2022Stephens Inc. AR7,875$0.33M0.0%+34.0%0.030%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/4/2022Commonwealth Equity Services LLC4,889$0.20M0.0%-11.7%0.019%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/21/2022Blue Bell Private Wealth Management LLC19,290$0.80M0.2%-8.3%0.074%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/20/2022Uncommon Cents Investing LLC26,876$1.11M0.4%+1.7%0.102%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/18/2022Spire Wealth Management848$35K0.0%-42.6%0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/5/2022Neville Rodie & Shaw Inc.17,028$0.70M0.1%-10.5%0.065%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
3/7/2022Stephens Inc. AR5,875$0.26M0.0%N/A0.022%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/19/2022Wells Fargo & Company MN73,378$3.27M0.0%+2.1%0.280%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/16/2022Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC164,966$7.35M0.0%+16.4%0.629%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2022Shepherd Kaplan Krochuk LLC15,990$0.71M0.3%+5.3%0.061%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2022Stifel Financial Corp92,255$4.11M0.0%+1.3%0.352%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022Robotti Robert5,706$0.25M0.1%+8.9%0.022%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022Guggenheim Capital LLC5,848$0.26M0.0%N/A0.022%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022CSS LLC IL34,616$1.54M0.1%-5.7%0.132%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022LPL Financial LLC5,503$0.25M0.0%N/A0.021%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2022Bulldog Investors LLP308,639$13.76M3.7%-26.0%1.176%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/11/2022Bank of Montreal Can11,107$0.50M0.0%+8.9%0.042%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/10/2022Confluence Wealth Services Inc.17,957$0.80M0.3%N/A0.068%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/9/202255I LLC14,697$0.66M0.0%N/A0.056%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/8/2022Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc.172,108$7.67M0.0%+4.7%0.656%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/8/2022Raymond James & Associates330,883$14.75M0.0%+2.5%1.261%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/8/2022First Trust Advisors LP71,744$3.20M0.0%+7.9%0.273%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/8/2022S&CO Inc.26,248$1.17M0.1%+4.9%0.100%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/7/2022Shaker Financial Services LLC70,955$3.16M1.1%-58.1%0.270%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/3/2022Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc.13,196$0.59M0.0%+35.1%0.050%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/3/2022Advisor Group Holdings Inc.13,586$0.61M0.0%-8.7%0.052%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/2/2022Quad Cities Investment Group LLC15,083$0.67M0.4%+8.9%0.057%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/2/2022Oppenheimer & Co. Inc.7,174$0.32M0.0%+8.9%0.027%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/1/20226 Meridian24,707$1.10M0.1%+59.3%0.094%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/31/2022Raymond James Trust N.A.5,085$0.23M0.0%-13.8%0.019%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/31/2022Commonwealth Equity Services LLC5,537$0.25M0.0%N/A0.021%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/26/2022Blue Bell Private Wealth Management LLC21,033$0.94M0.2%-30.9%0.080%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/21/2022Institute for Wealth Management LLC.27,869$1.24M0.2%-2.5%0.106%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/19/2022Sippican Capital Advisors6,000$0.27M0.2%-75.0%0.023%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/14/2022Stratos Wealth Partners LTD.4,680$0.21M0.0%N/A0.018%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/14/2022Koshinski Asset Management Inc.1,160$52K0.0%+63.4%0.004%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/11/2022Stolper Co4,715$0.21M0.1%N/A0.018%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2021Twin Focus Capital Partners LLC7,128$0.30M0.1%-17.4%0.027%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2021UBS Group AG21,538$0.91M0.0%+1.2%0.082%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2021Royal Bank of Canada41,620$1.76M0.0%-4.1%0.159%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2021Morgan Stanley96,832$4.09M0.0%-1.1%0.369%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/12/2021Wolverine Asset Management LLC37,064$1.57M0.0%-11.3%0.141%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/12/2021Bulldog Investors LLP417,101$17.62M5.0%+8.0%1.590%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/10/2021Blue Bell Private Wealth Management LLC30,450$1.29M0.4%+13.3%0.116%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/8/2021Matisse Capital262,240$11.08M4.1%-11.1%0.999%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/5/2021Wittenberg Investment Management Inc.4,186$0.18M0.1%-38.2%0.016%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/5/2021Advisor Group Holdings Inc.14,888$0.63M0.0%+7.9%0.057%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/4/2021Accel Wealth Management2,527$0.11M0.1%N/A0.010%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/3/20216 Meridian15,507$0.66M0.1%-15.5%0.059%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/2/2021Shaker Financial Services LLC169,384$7.16M2.9%+1.1%0.646%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/2/2021Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc.164,362$6.94M0.0%-4.6%0.626%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/2/2021Raymond James & Associates322,656$13.63M0.0%-0.4%1.230%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/2/2021Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc.9,764$0.41M0.0%+12.8%0.037%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/27/2021Meridian Investment Counsel Inc.11,385$0.48M0.2%+17.6%0.043%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/18/2021Raymond James Trust N.A.5,901$0.25M0.0%+9.0%0.022%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/12/2021Koshinski Asset Management Inc.710$30K0.0%N/A0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/6/2021Neville Rodie & Shaw Inc.19,028$0.80M0.1%-2.1%0.073%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
9/3/2021Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC141,046$5.95M0.0%+6.6%0.538%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/17/2021Wells Fargo & Company MN73,556$3.10M0.0%+8.4%0.280%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/2021Bank of America Corp DE6,213$0.26M0.0%+14.1%0.024%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/2021Robotti Robert5,242$0.22M0.1%N/A0.020%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/2021First Trust Advisors LP65,078$2.75M0.0%+12.6%0.248%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/16/20211607 Capital Partners LLC405,104$17.09M0.8%-0.5%1.544%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/13/2021City of London Investment Management Co. Ltd.34,436$1.45M0.1%-3.0%0.131%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/13/2021Stifel Financial Corp89,503$3.78M0.0%+15.3%0.341%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/13/2021Bulldog Investors LLP386,045$16.29M4.3%+1.3%1.471%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/12/2021Bank of Montreal Can10,203$0.43M0.0%-14.2%0.039%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/12/2021Wittenberg Investment Management Inc.6,768$0.29M0.1%N/A0.026%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/11/2021Baird Financial Group Inc.9,000$0.38M0.0%N/A0.034%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/10/2021Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV13,533$0.57M0.0%-6.3%0.052%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/10/2021Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc.8,659$0.37M0.0%+42.1%0.033%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/10/2021Roberts Glore & Co. Inc. IL27,098$1.14M0.3%+6.9%0.103%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/10/2021Quad Cities Investment Group LLC10,461$0.44M0.3%+4.0%0.040%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/5/2021Blue Bell Private Wealth Management LLC26,885$1.13M0.3%+14.7%0.102%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/4/2021Shaker Financial Services LLC167,507$7.07M2.6%-6.8%0.638%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/3/2021Landscape Capital Management L.L.C.8,259$0.35M0.0%-34.9%0.031%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/3/2021Mraz Amerine & Associates Inc.5,990$0.25M0.1%-5.1%0.023%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/2/2021Advisor Group Holdings Inc.13,804$0.58M0.0%-11.0%0.053%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
7/31/2021Advisors Asset Management Inc.13,699$0.58M0.0%+92.5%0.052%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
7/31/2021Sippican Capital Advisors24,000$1.01M0.9%-7.7%0.091%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
7/14/20216 Meridian18,342$0.77M0.1%+43.2%0.070%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/18/20211607 Capital Partners LLC407,004$15.43M0.7%-0.9%1.551%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/18/2021Morgan Stanley97,998$3.72M0.0%-7.1%0.373%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
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Central Securities Corp. is a publicly owned investment manager. The firm invests in the public equity markets of the United States. It also invests on bonds, convertible bonds, preferred stocks, convertible preferred stocks, warrants, options real estate, or short-term obligations of governments, banks and corporations. Central Securities Corp. was founded on October 1, 1929 and is based in New York, New York.
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Today's Range

Now: $36.71
Low: $36.30
High: $37.36

50 Day Range

MA: N/A

52 Week Range

Now: $36.71
Low: $36.30
High: $45.14

Volume

23,502 shs

Average Volume

28,177 shs

Market Capitalization

$963.27 million

P/E Ratio

N/A

Dividend Yield

10.20%

Beta

0.9

Who are the company insiders with the largest holdings of Central Securities?

Central Securities' top insider shareholders include:
  1. Andrew J O'neill (VP)
  2. John C Hill (President)
  3. Leo Price Blackford (Director)
  4. Simms C Browning (Director)
  5. Andrew J O'neill (VP)
Learn More about top insider investors at Central Securities.

Who are the major institutional investors of Central Securities?

Central Securities' top institutional shareholders include:
  1. 1607 Capital Partners LLC — 1.27%
  2. Raymond James & Associates — 1.25%
  3. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. — 0.66%
  4. First Trust Advisors LP — 0.27%
  5. Shaker Financial Services LLC — 0.19%
  6. Royal Bank of Canada — 0.14%
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Which major investors are selling Central Securities stock?

During the previous quarter, CET stock was sold by these institutional investors:
  1. Shaker Financial Services LLC
  2. 1607 Capital Partners LLC
  3. S&CO Inc.
  4. First Manhattan Co.
  5. Royal Bank of Canada
  6. Neville Rodie & Shaw Inc.
  7. Blue Bell Private Wealth Management LLC
  8. Raymond James & Associates

Which major investors are buying Central Securities stock?

During the previous quarter, CET stock was purchased by institutional investors including:
  1. Johnson Investment Counsel Inc.
  2. Atria Wealth Solutions Inc.
  3. Robotti Robert
  4. Stephens Inc. AR
  5. Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc.
  6. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc.
  7. Uncommon Cents Investing LLC
  8. King Luther Capital Management Corp
During the previous year, these company insiders have bought Central Securities stock:
  1. Andrew J O'neill (VP)
  2. John C Hill (President)
  3. Leo Price Blackford (Director)
  4. Simms C Browning (Director)
  5. Andrew J O'neill (VP)
Learn More investors buying Central Securities stock.
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