Nucor Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:NUE)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Nucor Corp. (NYSE:NUE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s), 9 Hold Rating(s), 8 Buy Rating(s), 1 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.47)
Consensus Price Target: $52.55 (0.33% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Nucor Corp. (NYSE:NUE)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/22/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuy$59.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/22/2016Berenberg BankDowngradeBuy -> Hold$57.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/20/2016Bank of America Corp.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$56.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/12/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweight$52.00 -> $55.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/6/2016Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeHold -> Buy$52.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/24/2016ArgusUpgradeHold -> Buy$58.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/10/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuy$56.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/8/2016Credit Suisse Group AGBoost Price TargetNeutral$45.00 -> $55.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/10/2016Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost Price TargetNeutral$47.00 -> $51.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/27/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingMarket Perform$45.00 -> $50.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/22/2016Credit Agricole SADowngradeOutperform -> Sell$40.00 -> $44.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/13/2016Standpoint ResearchDowngradeBuy -> Hold$52.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/9/2016Nomura Holdings Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$47.00 -> $50.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/29/2016KeyCorpDowngradeOutperform -> Overweight$45.83 -> $45.83View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/24/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$62.00 -> $59.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/22/2015MacquarieLower Price TargetNeutral$47.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/24/2015BB&T Corp.Initiated CoverageBuy$50.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/19/2015S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingStrong-BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/16/2015Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$47.00 -> $45.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/14/2015Clarkson CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$55.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/23/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$55.00 -> $52.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/18/2014BMO Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/24/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Nucor Corp. (NYSE:NUE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
10/20/2016        
7/21/2016Q216$0.70$0.73$4.49 billion$4.25 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/21/2016Q116$0.27$0.22$3.63 billion$3.72 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2016Q415$0.23$0.46$3.68 billion$3.46 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/22/2015Q315$0.49$0.71$4.48 billion$4.23 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/23/2015Q215$0.25$0.39$4.58 billion$4.36 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/23/2015Q115$0.14$0.21$4.74 billion$4.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/27/2015Q414$0.60$0.65$5.37 billion$5.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/23/2014Q314$0.71$0.76$5.37 billion$5.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/24/2014Q214$0.40$0.46$5.21 billion$5.29 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/24/2014Q114$0.37$0.35$4.84 billion$5.11 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/27/2014Q413$0.40$0.53$4.78 billion$4.90 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/17/2013Q313$0.39$0.46$4.77 billion$4.94 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/18/2013Q2 2013$0.30$0.27$4.65 billion$4.67 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/18/2013Q1 2013$0.25$0.26$4.61 billion$4.55 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/29/2013Q4 2012$0.31$0.43$4.55 billion$4.45 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/18/2012$0.42$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/19/2012$0.38$0.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/19/2012$0.39$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/26/2012$0.27$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/20/2011$0.53$0.57ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/21/2011$0.81$0.94ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/21/2011$0.36$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/27/2011($0.10)($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Nucor Corp. (NYSE:NUE)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.23$0.32$0.29
Q2 20163$0.58$0.70$0.65
Q3 20163$0.71$1.15$0.87
Q4 20163$0.27$0.98$0.60
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Nucor Corp. (NYSE:NUE)
Annual Dividend:$1.50
Dividend Yield:2.85%
Payout Ratio:102.04% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
55.15% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
51.02% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:0.70% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Nucor Corp. (NYSE:NUE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
6/6/2016quarterly$0.382.98%6/28/20166/30/20168/11/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/23/2016quarterly$0.383.84%3/29/20163/31/20165/11/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/2/2015quarterly$0.383.64%12/29/201512/31/20152/11/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/2/2015quarterly$0.373.47%9/28/20159/30/201511/10/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/5/2015quarterly$0.373.07%6/26/20156/30/20158/11/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/17/2015quarterly$0.373.09%3/27/20153/31/20155/11/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/3/2014quarterly$0.372.7%12/29/201412/31/20142/11/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/10/2014quarterly$0.372.68%9/26/20149/30/201411/10/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/5/2014quarterly$0.372.89%6/26/20146/30/20148/11/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/18/2014quarterly$0.372.92%3/27/20143/31/20145/12/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/4/2013quarterly$0.372.85%12/27/201312/31/20132/11/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/4/2013quarterly$0.373.15%9/25/20139/27/201311/8/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/6/2013quarterly$0.373.3%6/26/20136/28/20138/9/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/15/2013quarterly$0.373.08%3/26/20133/28/20135/10/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/5/2012quarterly$0.3712/31/20122/11/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Nucor Corp. (NYSE:NUE)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
4/29/2016Robert J StratmanEVPSell52,631$49.90$2,626,286.90View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/28/2016D. Chad UtermarkEVPSell2,050$50.65$103,832.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/22/2016Raymond S Napolitan JrEVPSell7,000$39.94$279,580.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/16/2016Christopher J. KearneyDirectorBuy5,000$40.14$200,700.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/12/2016John J. FerriolaCEOSell12,003$39.86$478,439.58View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/1/2016James D FriasCFOSell4,579$38.78$177,573.62View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/28/2015Gregory HayesDirectorBuy4,050$49.49$200,434.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/1/2014James DarseyEVPSell26,791$51.97$1,392,328.27View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/30/2014Ladd HallEVPSell19,573$51.63$1,010,553.99View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/3/2014Peter BrowningDirectorSell5,674$49.66$281,770.84View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/21/2013Robert J StratmanEVPSell15,397$51.37$790,943.89View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/4/2013Peter C BrowningDirectorSell1,200$46.09$55,308.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Nucor Corp. (NYSE:NUE)
DateHeadline
07/23/16 05:04 PMIs $60 Price Target Attainable For Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE)? - Investor Newswire
07/23/16 09:27 AMLiberty Global plc - Class C Ordinary Shares (NASDAQ:LBTYK) & Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) Hot Stock's Alert - Money News (press release)
07/23/16 08:34 AMNucor Corporation Shines in Second Quarter: Key Earnings Takeaways - Nucor reported a big profit jump, and exceeded its own guidance. Is North American steel finally recovering?
07/22/16 05:24 PMFriday Session Wrap-up for Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) - Engelwood Daily
07/22/16 05:24 PMBerenberg Downgrades Rating On Nucor Corporation Common Stock (NUE) - Finance Daily
07/22/16 05:24 PMGeneral Motors Company (NYSE:GM) & Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) Traders Recap - Money News (press release)
07/22/16 03:36 PMNucor Misses 2Q16 Revenue Estimates and It’s No Surprise! -
07/22/16 08:31 AMNucor (NUE) John J. Ferriola on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
07/21/16 11:56 PM[$$] Nucor Profit Soars on Lower Costs, Improving Steel Prices -
07/21/16 10:23 PMEdited Transcript of NUE earnings conference call or presentation 21-Jul-16 6:00pm GMT -
07/21/16 05:52 PMNucor Corp. Earnings Advance 87% In Q2
07/21/16 05:52 PMThursday Sector Laggards: Materials, Industrial
07/21/16 05:52 PMNucor's (NUE) Q2 Earnings Beat Estimates, Revenues Miss
07/21/16 03:34 PMNucor -3% as Q2 earnings beat estimates, revenues miss -
07/21/16 02:33 PMNucor's Q2 Earnings Top, Envisions Improved Results in Q3 -
07/21/16 12:23 PM[$$] Nucor Profit Soars on Lower Costs -
07/21/16 08:51 AMUPDATE 1-Nucor profit up, sees better performance in third quarter - CHICAGO, July 21 (Reuters) - Steelmaker Nucor Corp on Thursday reported a higher quarterly net profit as lower costs offset a decline in revenue and the company said it expected a strong improvement...
07/21/16 08:24 AMAnalysts Holding Strong to their Buy Rating on: Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) - TGP
07/21/16 08:24 AMNucor Corporation (NUE) Falls 2.91% for July 20 - Equities.com
07/21/16 08:23 AMNucor profit up, sees better performance in third quarter -
07/21/16 08:07 AMNucor quarterly profit rises -
07/21/16 08:06 AMNucor beats 2Q profit forecasts -
07/20/16 06:14 PMJoy Global to sell Texas steel plate mill to Nucor Corporation
07/20/16 06:14 PMNucor (NUE) to Acquire Joy Global's Steel Plate Million in Texas for ~$29M
07/20/16 06:14 PMNucor Corporation (NUE) Falls 2.91% for July 20
07/20/16 06:14 PMNucor Shares Are Rising... And Are Likely To Continue
07/20/16 05:51 PMBRIEF-Joy Global to sell Texas steel plate mill to Nucor Corp - * Joy Global to sell Texas steel plate mill to Nucor Corporation Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
07/20/16 04:31 PMBRIEF-Nucor to acquire plate mill in Texas - * Agreed to acquire Joy Global's steel plate mill in Longview, Texas Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +1-646-223-8780)
07/20/16 03:41 PM4:41 pm Nucor to acquire Joy Global's (JOY) steel plate mill in Longview, Texas, for ~$29 mln -
07/20/16 03:30 PMNucor to Acquire Plate Mill in Texas - [PR Newswire] - CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) announced today that it has agreed to acquire Joy Global's steel plate mill in Longview, Texas, for approximately $29 million. ...
07/20/16 02:33 PMWhat to Expect When Nucor (NUE) Reports Q2 Earnings -
07/20/16 02:29 PM'As Good As It Gets' In Nucor, Bank Of America Says; Downgrades To Neutral - Bank of America Merrill Lynch has downgraded Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) to Neutral from Buy due to a more cautious view on second-half market conditions, fuller valuation and cautious comments from Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ: STLD) on long products. Justification The downgrade comes as Nucor is scheduled to report its second-quarter results on July 21. The Street expects EPS of $0.70 on revenue of $4.50 billion. "We continue to think NUE represents a relatively attractive investment opportunity within our coverage, but expect limited catalysts on falling steel prices and more recent full valuation," analyst Timna Tanners wrote in a note. Related Link: Barclays Adjusts Price Targets On AK Steel, CONSOL Energy And Others On Thursday's second-quarter call, the analyst said investors will focus on how much spare capacity Nucor might be able to contribute to a relatively tight sheet market after the company reportedly operated at 105 percent of ...Full story available on Benzinga.com
07/20/16 08:29 AMSolid Performer in Focus: Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) - Engelwood Daily
07/20/16 08:29 AMVisionary Asset Management buys $3233399 stake in Nucor Corporation (NUE) - Trade Calls
07/20/16 07:25 AM​CBJ Morning Buzz: CSX connects Charlotte to Wilmington port; Fire rips through trucking facility; Bessant takes a top honor (Video) -
07/19/16 05:40 PMMomentum Stocks in Focus: Dana Holding Corporation (DAN) Nucor Corporation (NUE) Biogen Inc. (BIIB) - iStreetWire
07/19/16 05:40 PMStock Check-In at the Close: Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) - TGP
07/19/16 07:51 AMAnalysts Pounding the Table on Shares of Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) - TGP
07/19/16 07:51 AMAnalyst Target and Average Rating Watch: Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) - Press Telegraph
07/19/16 07:51 AMStock Positive on the Year: Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) - TGP
07/19/16 07:51 AMShares of Nucor Corporation (NUE) Rally 6.54% - TheFounders Daily
07/18/16 02:40 PMNucor (NUE) Q2: Will Its Earnings Beat on Improved Pricing? -
07/17/16 10:46 AM3 Top Dividend Aristocrats to Buy Now - Buying Dividend Aristocrat stocks is a good idea. Buying shares of Emerson Electric, ExxonMobil, and Nucor at today's prices is even better.
07/16/16 08:52 AMA report released earlier today by Barclays Capital about Nucor Corporation(NYSE:NUE) bumps the target price to $55
07/15/16 04:36 PMNucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) from Steel & Iron – Todays Top Gains - Twin County News
07/15/16 10:25 AMPrior Trading Session Wrap-Up: Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) - Press Telegraph
07/15/16 10:25 AMLarge Inflow of Money Detected in Nucor Corporation - TheFounders Daily
07/14/16 05:49 PMNucor Corporation (NUE) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for July 12
07/14/16 05:49 PMNotable Thursday Option Activity: WYNN, NUE, AVGO
07/14/16 09:07 AMTake a look at Analysts Tips: Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB) , Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) - Street Updates

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About Nucor Corp.

Nucor Corp. logoNucor Corporation (Nucor) manufactures steel and steel products. The Company also produces direct reduced iron (DRI) for use in the Company's steel mills. It also processes ferrous and nonferrous metals and brokers ferrous and nonferrous metals, pig iron, hot briquetted iron (HBI) and DRI. Nucor operates in three segments: steel mills, steel products and raw materials. Its steel mills segment produces and distributes sheet steel (hot-rolled, cold-rolled and galvanized), plate steel, structural steel (wide-flange beams, beam blanks, H-piling and sheet piling) and bar steel (blooms, billets, concrete reinforcing bar, merchant bar, wire rod and special bar quality). Its steel products segment produces steel joists and joist girders, steel deck, fabricated concrete reinforcing steel and cold finished steel. Its raw materials segment produces DRI; brokers ferrous and nonferrous metals, pig iron, HBI and DRI; supplies ferro-alloys, and processes ferrous and nonferrous scrap metal.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Steel & Iron
  • Sub-Industry: Steel
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: NUE
  • CUSIP: 67034610
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $52.72
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $51.48
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $45.82
  • P/E Ratio: 47.07
  • P/E Growth: 0.87
  • Market Cap: $16.76B
  • Beta: 1.45
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.72 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.94 EPS
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Nucor Corp. (NYSE:NUE) Chart for Sunday, July, 24, 2016