Century Casinos Inc. (CNTY) is one of the best performing stocks in the services sector for companies listed on the New York Stock Exchange or NASDAQ exchange shortly after the opening bell on September 22. Shares of CNTY have climbed 3.22% about 30 minutes into the session to $6.73 after closing the day prior at $6.52. It’s early, but the stock has traded as high as $6.73 and as low as $6.73 so far. Today’s quick advance has come with about 3,260 shares changing hands, compared to an average 30-day volume of 38,029 for Century Casinos Inc.. The price is currently below the 30-day volume weighted average price of $6.73 for CNTY.
The share appreciation gives the company a market capitalization of $159.31 million based upon 24.43 million shares outstanding. It also means that CNTY has a price-to-book ratio of 1.23:1 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 21.0:1.
In the past 52 weeks, shares of CNTY have traded as low as $5.34 and as high as $7.84. Technical traders will take note that at $6.73, shares of CNTY are trading above their 200-day MA at $6.42 and above their 50-day MA at $6.4. Technical analysts pay close attention to these key moving averages because they often serve as technical support and resistance levels and because a move through or holding above them is typically regarded as bullish.
Who is CNTY?
Century Casinos Inc is an casino entertainment company that develops and operates gaming establishments, as well as related lodging, restaurant and entertainment facilities around the world. The company’s 1638 employees are led by CEO Erwin Haitzmann / Peter Hoetzinger from the corporate headquarters at 455 E. Pikes Peak Avenue.
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