A nice uptick occurred on November 18 for Century Casinos, Inc., a US-based international casino entertainment company. The stock surged 3.01%, with the price closing at $5.82.
Reportedly, almost 272,307 shares traded hands on 2,246 trades for the day. Compare with an average daily volume of n/a shares out of a total float of 29.58 million. Century Casinos Inc. now has a market cap of $172.13 million.
So who is this rising star? The company is based out of Colorado Springs, Colorado and handles the the development and operations of assorted gaming establishments as well as related lodging, restaurant, and entertainment facilities. It has literally thousands of employees.
Several subsidies manage the company’s concerns that include Century Casino & Hotel, Century Casino St. Albert, Century Casino Calgary, Century Downs Racetrack and Casino, Century Mile Racetrack and Casino in Canada: Century Casino & Hotel in United States and Casinos Poland in Poland.
Apart from he many land-based casinos, Century also operates ship-based casinos on international and Alaskan waters with cruise lines such as Oceania Cruises, TUI Cruises, Windstar Cruises and Regent Seven Seas Cruises.
For more information, consult the Russell 2000 of which Century Casinos Inc. is a component. It is one of the leading indices tracking small-cap companies in the United States.
Russell’s indices differ from traditional Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) or S&P 500; thus, it offers another perspective and a broad, unbiased approach. It covers 2,000 companies based on cap size that are smaller than the Russell 3000.