Cameco Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:CCJ)

About Cameco Corporation

Cameco Corporation logoCameco Corp (Cameco) is a Canada-based uranium producer. The Company is 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
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CCJ
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $11.27
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $11.76
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $9.77
  • 52-Week Range: $7.41 - $13.59
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.82
  • P/E Growth: 6.24
  • Market Cap: $4.46B
  • Outstanding Shares: 395,792,000
  • Beta: 1.37
  • 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%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $16.19 (43.63% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/13/2017Cantor FitzgeraldUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
2/2/2017RBC Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
2/2/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
1/18/2017BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeHoldView Rating Details
1/12/2017TD SecuritiesUpgradeBuyView Rating Details
1/12/2017Bank of America CorpUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
11/26/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector Perform$12.50View Rating Details
8/10/2016Dundee SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$17.50View Rating Details
8/4/2016Paradigm CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$25.50 -> $19.50View Rating Details
4/23/2016CIBCReiterated RatingSector Outperform$22.00View Rating Details
10/19/2015Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$22.00View Rating Details
8/6/2015Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingMarket Perform$19.00 -> $17.00View Rating Details
7/2/2015Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutral$24.50 -> $23.00View Rating Details
6/26/2015Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Initiated CoverageBuy$18.00View Rating Details
4/30/2015Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/9/2017Q416$0.18$0.23$622.36 million$887.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q316$0.22$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
10/30/2015Q315$0.32$0.15$634.81 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.20$0.12$581.04 million$565.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.22$0.18$577.54 million$556.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.24$0.23$651.90 million$587.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.18$0.20$586.34 million$502.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014$0.09$0.09$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 Corporation (NYSE:CCJ)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.38 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.67 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.15$0.16$0.16
Q2 20161($0.02)($0.02)($0.02)
Q3 20161$0.14$0.14$0.14
Q4 20161$0.35$0.35$0.35
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 Corporation (NYSE:CCJ)
Annual Dividend:$0.30
Dividend Yield:2.66%
Dividend Growth:-8.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-272.70% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
78.95% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
44.78% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

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

Insider Trades

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What is Cameco Corporation's stock symbol?

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

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

Cameco Corporation declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 9th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 31st will be given a dividend of $0.0768 per share on Thursday, April 13th. This represents a $0.31 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.73%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 29th. This is a boost from Cameco Corporation's previous quarterly dividend of $0.07.

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

10 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Cameco Corporation's stock. Their forecasts range from $12.00 to $22.00. On average, they expect Cameco Corporation's stock price to reach $16.19 in the next year.

Who owns Cameco Corporation stock?

Cameco Corporation's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd (4.11%), Guardian Capital LP (1.48%), Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc. (1.22%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.14%), Pinnacle Associates Ltd. (0.58%) and NWQ Investment Management Company LLC (0.54%).

Who sold Cameco Corporation stock? Who is selling Cameco Corporation stock?

Cameco Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Allianz Asset Management AG, AQR Capital Management LLC, I.G. Investment Management LTD., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd, Pinnacle Associates Ltd., Scotia Capital Inc. and Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc..

Who bought Cameco Corporation stock? Who is buying Cameco Corporation stock?

Cameco Corporation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Old West Investment Management LLC, NWQ Investment Management Company LLC, Gabelli Funds LLC, A.R.T. Advisors LLC, FMR LLC, Credit Agricole S A and Menora Mivtachim Holdings LTD..

How do I buy Cameco Corporation stock?

Shares of Cameco Corporation 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 Corporation stock cost?

One share of Cameco Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.27.

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Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by Staff