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Last C$17.02 CAD
Change Today -0.28 / -1.62%
Volume 6.7K
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algoma central corp (ALC) Details

Algoma Central Corporation owns and operates a fleet of dry and liquid bulk carriers on the Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Waterway in Canada. The company operates through four segments: Domestic Dry-Bulk, Product Tankers, Ocean Shipping, and Real Estate. The Domestic Dry-Bulk segment owns and manages 18 self-unloading bulk carriers and 7 gearless bulk carriers to carry dry-bulk products, including grain, coal and coke, iron ore, salt, and aggregates in Great Lakes, St. Lawrence Seaway, and Atlantic Canada. It also provides ship repair and steel fabricating services. The Product Tankers segment owns and manages 7 Canadian flag tanker vessels to carry petroleum products on the Great Lakes, the St. Lawrence Seaway, and Atlantic Canada; and 1 product tanker. The Ocean Shipping segment owns 2 ocean-going self-unloading vessels that trade dry-bulk commodities worldwide. The Real Estate segment develops, rents, and manages shopping centers, commercial plazas, a hotel, office buildings, and an apartment building in Sault Ste. Marie, St. Catharines and Waterloo, Ontario. The company was formerly known as Algoma Central Railway and changed its name to Algoma Central Corporation in 1990. Algoma Central Corporation was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Sault Ste. Marie, Canada.

2,100 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/24/15
Founded in 1899

algoma central corp (ALC) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of...
Total Annual Compensation: C$232.8K
Senior Vice President of Commercial
Total Annual Compensation: C$266.8K
Senior Vice President of Technical
Total Annual Compensation: C$266.8K
Vice President of Real Estate
Total Annual Compensation: C$212.5K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

algoma central corp (ALC) Key Developments

Algoma Central Corporation Announces Executive Changes, Effective April 1, 2015

The Board of Directors of Algoma Central Corporation announced the appointment of Ken Bloch Soerensen as President and Chief Executive Officer effective April 1, 2015. Ken joins Algoma following a successful career in the international maritime sector. Ken served as CEO of Swiss Federal Railways Cargo and in later roles focused on container shipping in the Asian, North Atlantic and Middle Eastern markets. Most notably, Ken was CEO of United Arab Shipping Co. from 2005 to 2009. Ken also served for two years as the Executive Director of the European Liner Affairs Association in Brussels and was most recently Managing Director and Partner in IPSA Capital Limited. In conjunction with the appointment of Ken to this role, Greg Wight will retire as President and CEO on March 31, 2015. Greg has been with Algoma for 35 years, having joined the Marine Division of Algoma Central Railway in January 1980 as the Division's Controller.

Algoma Central Corp. Reports Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended December 31, 2014

Algoma Central Corp. reported earnings results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported total revenues of $149,662,000 against $148,864,000 a year ago. Operating earnings net of income tax was $35,895,000 against $21,573,000 a year ago. Basic earnings per common share were $0.91 against $0.59 per share a year ago. For the year, the company reported total revenues of $503,683,000 against $491,499,000 a year ago. Operating earnings net of income tax was $58,104,000 against $46,146,000 a year ago. Basic earnings per common share were $1.36 against $1.08 per share a year ago.

Algoma Central Corp., Q4 2014 Earnings Call, Feb 23, 2015

Algoma Central Corp., Q4 2014 Earnings Call, Feb 23, 2015


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