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Cameco Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.38 (-3.50 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $10.48
50-Day Range
MA: $10.74
52-Week Range
Now: $10.48
Volume3.16 million shs
Average Volume2.95 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.15 billion
P/E Ratio116.44
Dividend Yield0.55%
Cameco Corporation produces and sells uranium worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Uranium and Fuel Services. The Uranium segment is involved in the exploration for, mining, and milling, as well as purchase and sale of uranium concentrate. Its operating uranium properties include the Cigar Lake property located in Saskatchewan, Canada; and the Inkai property located in Kazakhstan. The Fuel Services segment engages in the refining, conversion, and fabrication of uranium concentrate, as well as the purchase and sale of conversion services. This segment also produces fuel bundles and reactor components for CANDU reactors; and provides consulting services to CANDU operators. The company sells its uranium and fuel services to nuclear utilities. Cameco Corporation was incorporated in 1987 and is headquartered in Saskatoon, Canada.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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1.84 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous metal ores



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.40 billion
Cash Flow$0.56 per share
Book Value$9.51 per share


Net Income$55.77 million


Market Cap$4.15 billion
Next Earnings Date11/6/2020 (Estimated)
-0.38 (-3.50 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Cameco (NYSE:CCJ) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Cameco's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Cameco's stock was trading at $7.02 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CCJ stock has increased by 49.3% and is now trading at $10.48.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Cameco?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cameco in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Cameco's next earnings date?

Cameco is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, November 6th 2020.
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How were Cameco's earnings last quarter?

Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 29th. The basic materials company reported ($0.16) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.05) by $0.11. The basic materials company earned $525 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $414.76 million. Cameco had a net margin of 2.26% and a return on equity of 1.21%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 35.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned ($0.04) EPS.
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How often does Cameco pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Cameco?

Cameco declared an annual dividend on Friday, November 1st. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 27th will be paid a dividend of $0.122 per share on Friday, December 13th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 26th. This is a boost from Cameco's previous annual dividend of $0.06.
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What price target have analysts set for CCJ?

6 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Cameco's stock. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $16.00. On average, they expect Cameco's share price to reach $14.10 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 34.5% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Cameco?

Cameco saw a increase in short interest during the month of August. As of August 14th, there was short interest totaling 13,040,000 shares, an increase of 16.8% from the July 30th total of 11,160,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,780,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.7 days. Currently, 3.3% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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Who are some of Cameco's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Cameco own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Cameco investors own include Cameco (CCO), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), General Electric (GE), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Ford Motor (F), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET) and Barrick Gold (GOLD).

Who are Cameco's key executives?

Cameco's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Timothy S. Gitzel, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56)
  • Grant E. Isaac, Sr. VP & CFO
  • Mr. Brian Arthur Reilly B.Sc., M.Sc., M.B.A., P.Geo., Sr. VP & COO
  • Mr. Sean Anthony Quinn, Sr. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec.
  • Ms. Alice Louise Wong, Sr. VP & Chief Corp. Officer

What is Cameco's stock symbol?

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

Who are Cameco's major shareholders?

Cameco's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include William Blair Investment Management LLC (3.78%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.19%), Exor Investments UK LLP (2.57%), Brandes Investment Partners LP (2.27%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.73%) and Guardian Capital LP (1.38%).

Which institutional investors are selling Cameco stock?

CCJ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Tennessee Treasury Department, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Bank of America Corp DE, Moerus Capital Management LLC, Guardian Capital LP, General American Investors Co. Inc., Brandes Investment Partners LP, and Great West Life Assurance Co. Can.

Which institutional investors are buying Cameco stock?

CCJ stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including William Blair Investment Management LLC, Exor Investments UK LLP, Keybank National Association OH, Toronto Dominion Bank, BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp, Muhlenkamp & Co. Inc., FMR LLC, and FMR LLC.

How do I buy shares of Cameco?

Shares of CCJ can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Cameco's stock price today?

One share of CCJ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.48.

How big of a company is Cameco?

Cameco has a market capitalization of $4.15 billion and generates $1.40 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $55.77 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.08 on an earnings per share basis. Cameco employs 1,885 workers across the globe.

What is Cameco's official website?

The official website for Cameco is www.cameco.com.

How can I contact Cameco?

Cameco's mailing address is 2121 11TH ST W, SASKATOON A9, S7M 1J3. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 306-956-6200.

This page was last updated on 9/19/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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