Cameco Corp Company Profile (NYSE:CCJ)

About Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ)

Cameco Corp logoCameco Corporation (Cameco) is a uranium producer. The Company is primarily engaged in the exploration for and the development, mining, refining, conversion, fabrication and trading of uranium for sale as fuel for generating electricity in nuclear power reactors in Canada and other countries. The Company operates through three segments: uranium, fuel services and NUKEM. The uranium segment involves the exploration for, mining, milling, purchase and sale of uranium concentrate. The fuel services segment involves the refining, conversion and fabrication of uranium concentrate, and the purchase and sale of conversion services. The NUKEM segment acts as a market intermediary between uranium producers and nuclear-electric utilities. Cameco conducts a portion of its exploration, development, mining and milling activities through joint operations located around the world. Cameco's Canadian uranium joint operation interests are McArthur River, Key Lake and Cigar Lake.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Industrial Metals & Minerals
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:CCJ
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $3.81 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 395,792,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $10.40
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $10.67
  • 52 Week Range: $7.41 - $13.36
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.32
  • P/E Growth: 0.950
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.77 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.15
  • Book Value: $9.69 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.99
  • Annual Dividend: $0.30
  • Dividend Yield: 2.8%
  • EBIDTA: $466.34 million
  • Net Margins: -2.63%
  • Return on Equity: 2.64%
  • Return on Assets: 1.67%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.27%
  • Current Ratio: 4.61%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.28%
  • Average Volume: 2.35 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.37
  • Short Ratio: 7.13

Frequently Asked Questions for Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ)

What is Cameco Corp's stock symbol?

Cameco Corp trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CCJ."

How often does Cameco Corp pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Cameco Corp?

Cameco Corp declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 1st. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 30th will be given a dividend of $0.0741 per share on Friday, July 14th. This represents a $0.30 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.08%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 28th. View Cameco Corp's Dividend History.

How were Cameco Corp's earnings last quarter?

Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ) released its earnings results on Friday, April, 28th. The company reported ($0.05) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.05). The business had revenue of $393 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $351.40 million. Cameco Corp had a negative net margin of 2.63% and a positive return on equity of 2.64%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 3.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned ($0.02) earnings per share. View Cameco Corp's Earnings History.

Where is Cameco Corp's stock going? Where will Cameco Corp's stock price be in 2017?

9 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Cameco Corp's shares. Their forecasts range from $12.00 to $19.50. On average, they anticipate Cameco Corp's share price to reach $15.42 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Cameco Corp.

Who are some of Cameco Corp's key competitors?

Who owns Cameco Corp stock?

Cameco Corp's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd. (6.01%), Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd (4.04%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.27%), Kopernik Global Investors LLC (1.76%), Manning & Napier Advisors LLC (1.75%) and Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec (1.65%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Cameco Corp.

Who sold Cameco Corp stock? Who is selling Cameco Corp stock?

Cameco Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Manning & Napier Advisors LLC, Schroder Investment Management Group, AQR Capital Management LLC, Swiss National Bank, Kopernik Global Investors LLC, Hexavest Inc., Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd and Brandes Investment Partners LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cameco Corp.

Who bought Cameco Corp stock? Who is buying Cameco Corp stock?

Cameco Corp's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd., Wellington Management Group LLP, Global X Management Co. LLC, St. James Investment Company LLC, Gotham Asset Management LLC, TD Asset Management Inc. and TB Alternative Assets Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cameco Corp.

How do I buy Cameco Corp stock?

Shares of Cameco Corp can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Cameco Corp stock cost?

One share of Cameco Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.63.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.44)
Consensus Price Target: $15.42 (60.09% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/18/2017Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingNeutralLowView Rating Details
2/13/2017Cantor FitzgeraldUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
2/2/2017Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformN/AView Rating Details
1/18/2017BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeHoldN/AView Rating Details
1/12/2017TD SecuritiesUpgradeBuyN/AView Rating Details
1/12/2017Bank of America CorpUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
11/26/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector Perform$12.50N/AView Rating Details
8/10/2016Dundee SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$17.50N/AView Rating Details
8/4/2016Paradigm CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$25.50 -> $19.50N/AView Rating Details
4/23/2016CIBCReiterated RatingSector Outperform$22.00N/AView Rating Details
10/19/2015Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$22.00N/AView Rating Details
8/6/2015Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingMarket Perform$19.00 -> $17.00N/AView Rating Details
6/26/2015Goldman Sachs Group IncInitiated CoverageBuy$18.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ)
Earnings by Quarter for Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ)
Earnings History by Quarter for Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/28/20173/31/2017($0.05)($0.05)$351.40 million$393.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2017Q416$0.18$0.17$622.36 million$887.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q316$0.47$0.30$494.13 million$670.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q415$0.16($0.14)$568.78 million$466.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.16$0.12$581.04 million$565.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.14$0.15$577.54 million$556.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.20$0.21$651.90 million$587.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.14$0.18$586.34 million$502.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q1 2014$0.06$0.08$488.44 million$419.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2014Q4$0.46$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2013Q313$0.17$0.53$596.98 million$597.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q213$0.18$0.15$523.95 million$421.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2013Q113$0.09$0.07$421.23 million$444.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2012$0.23$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012$0.23$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2011$0.32$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.18$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2011$0.31$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.64
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.07$0.07$0.07
Q2 20171$0.11$0.11$0.11
Q3 20171$0.16$0.16$0.16
Q4 20171$0.30$0.30$0.30
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ)
Next Dividend:7/14/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.30
Dividend Yield:3.12%
Dividend Growth:-8.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-272.70% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
115.38% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
50.85% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ)

Dividend History by Quarter for Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ)
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Headline Trends for Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ)
Latest Headlines for Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ)
DateHeadline logoCanada to force carbon tax and emission cap on holdout provinces - May 19 at 8:50 AM logoCameco Corp.: Will This Company Ever Rebound? - May 17 at 11:45 AM logoIs Cameco Corp. Still a Long-Term Opportunity? - May 16 at 12:34 PM logoETFs with exposure to Cameco Corp. : May 15, 2017 - May 15 at 3:53 PM logoUranium: Now Looks Like A Good Time To Buy - May 15 at 12:00 PM logoCameco Corp. (CCJ) Announce Brian Reilly as SVP & COO; Confirm Board Elections - May 13 at 4:13 PM logoCameco Corp. (CCJ) Announce Brian Reilly as SVP & COO; Confirm Board Elections - - May 12 at 4:46 PM logoCameco Corp (CCJ) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - May 12 at 11:20 AM logoCameco Announces Senior Management Changes and Election of Directors - May 11 at 9:48 PM logoCameco Corp (CCJ) Expected to Post Earnings of -$0.09 Per Share - May 10 at 8:24 PM logoBetter Buy: Cameco Corporation vs. Teck Resources - May 9 at 12:58 PM logoCameco Corp.: When Should You Buy? - May 4 at 4:18 PM logoETFs with exposure to Cameco Corp. : May 4, 2017 - May 4 at 4:18 PM logoCameco Corp. :CCJ-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 3, 2017 - May 3 at 4:13 PM logoCameco Corp Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.07 (CCJ) - May 1 at 9:24 PM logoCameco's (CCJ) CEO Tim Gitzel on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha - April 30 at 10:27 PM logoCameco Corp (CCJ) Earning Somewhat Negative News Coverage, Report Shows - April 29 at 8:16 AM logoCameco Corp (CCJ) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results - April 29 at 1:01 AM logoCameco Corp (CCJ) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.01 EPS - April 28 at 10:20 PM logoCameco (CCJ) Shares Cross Below 200 DMA - Nasdaq - April 28 at 5:11 PM logo-$0.05 EPS Expected for Cameco Corp (CCJ) This Quarter - April 27 at 12:18 AM logoCameco Corp (CCJ) Receives News Sentiment Score of -0.26 - April 26 at 11:12 AM logo5 Things You Didn't Know About Cameco Corp. - April 24 at 9:31 AM logoCameco Corp (CCJ) Earning Somewhat Negative Press Coverage, Study Shows - April 23 at 2:54 PM logoCameco Corp (CCJ) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds - April 20 at 5:27 PM logoHow Sustainable Is Cameco Corporation's Dividend? - April 20 at 2:22 PM logo-$0.05 Earnings Per Share Expected for Cameco Corp (CCJ) This Quarter - April 19 at 10:28 PM logoWill Cameco Corp. Bounce Back? - April 19 at 12:59 PM logoCameco Corp (CCJ) Receives Neutral Rating from Credit Suisse Group AG - April 18 at 10:32 PM logoBetter Buy: Cameco Corporation vs. NexGen Energy - April 18 at 12:30 PM logoSomewhat Critical Media Coverage Very Unlikely to Impact Cameco Corp (CCJ) Stock Price - April 17 at 5:03 PM logoCameco Corp (CCJ) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - April 17 at 12:42 PM logoCameco Corp (CCJ) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Finds - April 14 at 4:16 PM logoCameco Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:CCJ) : April 12, 2017 - April 12 at 4:11 PM logoNew Strong Sell Stocks for April 12th - April 12 at 10:54 AM logoCameco Corporation: A Value Investing Thesis - April 12 at 10:54 AM logoCameco Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CCJ-US : April 11, 2017 - April 11 at 10:23 AM logoCAMECO CORP Financials - March 29 at 4:34 PM logoEx-Dividend Reminder: Nucor, Smith & Nephew and Cameco - March 27 at 12:44 PM logoCameco Corp.: Is This Company Ready for Your Investment? - March 27 at 12:44 PM logoCameco (CCJ) - Uranium Stocks Recent Price Jump; Low Hanging Fruit or Trend? - March 21 at 4:30 PM logoCameco Corp (CCJ) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - March 21 at 1:39 PM logoMetals & Minerals Stocks Under Review -- Teck Resources, Cameco, Uranium Resources, and Tahoe Resources - PR Newswire (press release) - March 14 at 4:05 PM logoCameco Corp (CCJ) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research - March 13 at 9:22 PM logoCameco Corp (CCO) Given Average Rating of “Buy” by Brokerages - March 9 at 1:50 PM logoThese 'Trigger Events' Could Send Cameco Stock Soaring - March 5 at 11:37 AM logoCameco may cut uranium output further, CEO says - Seeking Alpha - March 1 at 9:14 PM logoCameco may cut uranium output further, as prices stay low - CEO - February 28 at 4:24 PM logo3 All-or-Nothing Stocks We're Closely Watching - Motley Fool - February 23 at 4:09 PM logoWhy Cameco Corp. Desperately Needs TEPCO Reinstated Right Now - February 17 at 5:58 PM



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