Cameco Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:CCJ)

About Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ)

Cameco Corporation 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: Uranium
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:CCJ
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $3.94605 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 395,792,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $9.97
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $10.09
  • 52 Week Range: $7.41 - $13.36
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 33.27
  • P/E Growth: 2.94
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.93 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.05
  • Book Value: $10.39 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.96
  • Annual Dividend: $0.30
  • Dividend Yield: 3.0%
  • EBIDTA: $538.76 million
  • Net Margins: -0.75%
  • Return on Equity: 2.59%
  • Return on Assets: 1.67%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.29%
  • Current Ratio: 5.85%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.80%
  • Average Volume: 1.83 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.23
  • Short Ratio: 10.37

Frequently Asked Questions for Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ)

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 Friday, July 28th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 29th will be given a dividend of $0.0799 per share on Friday, October 13th. This represents a $0.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.20%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 28th. This is a boost from Cameco Corporation's previous quarterly dividend of $0.07. View Cameco Corporation's Dividend History.

How were Cameco Corporation's earnings last quarter?

Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 27th. The company reported ($0.08) earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.11) by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $470 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $383.81 million. Cameco Corporation had a positive return on equity of 2.59% and a negative net margin of 0.75%. The company's quarterly revenue was up .9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned ($0.14) EPS. View Cameco Corporation's Earnings History.

When will Cameco Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

Cameco Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, October, 27th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Cameco Corporation.

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

8 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Cameco Corporation's stock. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $16.00. On average, they anticipate Cameco Corporation's share price to reach $13.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Cameco Corporation.

Who are some of Cameco Corporation's key competitors?

Who are Cameco Corporation's key executives?

Cameco Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Neil McMillan, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Timothy S. Gitzel, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Grant E. Isaac, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Brian A. Reilly, Chief Operating Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Sean Quinn, Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, Corporate Secretary
  • Alice Louise Wong, Senior Vice President, Chief Corporate Officer
  • Donald H. F. Deranger, Director
  • Ian D. Bruce, Independent Director
  • Daniel Camus, Independent Director
  • John Henry Clappison CPA, Independent Director

Who owns Cameco Corporation stock?

Cameco Corporation's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd. (5.99%), Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd (3.99%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.36%), Manning & Napier Advisors LLC (1.62%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.48%) and Global X Management Co. LLC (1.41%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Cameco Corporation.

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 Pinnacle Associates Ltd., Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Manning & Napier Advisors LLC, Global X Management Co. LLC, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, Gotham Asset Management LLC, Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd and Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cameco Corporation.

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

Cameco Corporation's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Black Creek Investment Management Inc., Sei Investments Co., Schroder Investment Management Group, Brandes Investment Partners LP, Legal & General Group Plc, Vanguard Group Inc. and Frontier Investment Mgmt Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cameco Corporation.

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.

What is Cameco Corporation's stock price today?

One share of Cameco Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.98.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Cameco Corporation (NYSE CCJ)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  285 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  245 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  530
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 2 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: $13.50 (35.27% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/15/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform -> OutperformLowView Rating Details
7/17/2017Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformHighView Rating Details
6/30/2017Bank of America CorporationDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformHighView Rating Details
6/29/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaInitiated CoverageOutperform -> Outperform$16.00LowView Rating Details
2/13/2017Cantor FitzgeraldUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
1/18/2017BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeHoldN/AView Rating Details
1/12/2017TD SecuritiesUpgradeBuyN/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
(Data available from 9/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ)
Earnings by Quarter for Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ)
Earnings History by Quarter for Cameco Corporation (NYSE CCJ)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2017$0.09N/AView Earnings Details
7/27/20176/30/2017($0.11)($0.08)$383.81 million$470.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
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 Corporation (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 Corporation (NYSE:CCJ)
Next Dividend:10/13/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.30
Dividend Yield:3.01%
Dividend Growth:-8.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-999.67% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
120.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
100.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ)
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Headline Trends for Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ)
Latest Headlines for Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ)
DateHeadline logoCameco Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CCJ-US : September 22, 2017 - September 22 at 12:09 PM logoZacks: Analysts Expect Cameco Corporation (CCJ) Will Post Earnings of $0.09 Per Share - September 19 at 10:28 PM logoCameco Corporation (CCJ) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - September 16 at 2:46 AM logoSecond Intersection Confirms Further Uranium on C10 trend at CanAlaska's West McArthur Project - September 12 at 5:35 PM logoSecond Intersection Confirms Further Uranium on C10 trend at CanAlaska's West McArthur Project - September 12 at 5:35 PM logoHow Cameco Corporation Makes Most of Its Money - Motley Fool - September 9 at 4:42 PM logoHow Cameco Corporation Makes Most of Its Money - September 8 at 7:29 AM logo$0.09 EPS Expected for Cameco Corporation (CCJ) This Quarter - September 1 at 10:30 AM logoTeck Resources Ltd. vs Cameco Corp.: Which Stock Is a Better Bet Today? - August 31 at 4:54 PM logoCameco Corporation (CCJ) Lifted to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - August 29 at 7:38 PM logoWhy Cameco Corp Shareholders Have Something to Worry About - Motley Fool - August 25 at 11:48 PM logoCan Cameco Corp's 4.1% Dividend Yield Survive? - August 23 at 5:19 PM logoCan Cameco Corp's 4.1% Dividend Yield Survive? - Motley Fool - August 23 at 8:00 AM logoCan Cameco Corp's 4.1% Dividend Yield Survive? - August 23 at 7:59 AM logoCameco Corporation (CCJ) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - August 22 at 2:32 AM logoCameco Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CCJ-US : August 16, 2017 - August 16 at 5:30 PM logoCameco Corporation (CCJ) Receives Outperform Rating from Raymond James Financial, Inc. - August 15 at 3:38 PM logoETFs with exposure to Cameco Corp. : August 14, 2017 - August 14 at 5:26 PM logoIs Cameco Corporation Finally Moving Towards a Recovery? - August 7 at 5:27 PM logoCameco Offers Second Chance at China Growth Story - August 7 at 5:27 PM logoCameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ) Downgraded to Strong Sell at Zacks Investment Research - August 1 at 7:14 PM logoCameco Corp. :CCJ-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : July 31, 2017 - July 31 at 4:58 PM logoCameco Corporation (CCJ) Issues Earnings Results - July 28 at 11:10 PM logoCameco Corporation (CCJ) to Issue Dividend Increase - $0.08 Per Share - July 28 at 4:28 PM logoCameco Corporation (CCJ) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - July 28 at 10:02 AM logoCameco's (CCJ) CEO Tim Gitzel on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - July 27 at 9:27 PM logoCameco Corporation: The Bear Case From a Bull - July 27 at 9:27 PM logoCameco reports small loss; settles tax dispute - July 27 at 4:26 PM logoCameco reports second quarter results - July 27 at 4:26 PM logoCameco Corp reports small quarterly loss - July 27 at 4:26 PM logoMiner Cameco settles U.S. tax spat, bigger Canada fight looms - July 27 at 4:26 PM logoCameco posts 2Q loss - July 27 at 4:26 PM logo Analysts Expect Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ) to Post -$0.11 Earnings Per Share - July 26 at 6:26 PM logoETFs with exposure to Cameco Corp. : July 24, 2017 - July 24 at 4:33 PM logoUranium miners Cameco, Denison downgraded at Credit Suisse - Seeking Alpha - July 19 at 4:34 AM logoCredit Suisse Downgrades Cameco Corporation (CCJ) to Underperform - - July 19 at 4:34 AM logoCredit Suisse Downgrades Cameco Corporation (CCJ) to Underperform - July 18 at 6:30 PM logoCCJ Crosses Above Key Moving Average Level - July 17 at 5:24 PM logoTechnical Research on Metals & Minerals Equities -- Teck ... - PR Newswire (press release) - July 14 at 6:57 PM logoETFs with exposure to Cameco Corp. : July 14, 2017 - July 14 at 6:57 PM logoWhy You Should Consider Cameco Corp. for the Long Term - July 13 at 5:59 PM logo2 Top Uranium Stocks to Buy and Hold in 2017 - July 12 at 10:39 PM logoCameco Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:CCJ) : July 12, 2017 - July 12 at 5:38 PM logoCameco Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:CCJ) : July 12, 2017 - July 12 at 5:38 PM logoToo Good to Pass Up: Cameco Corp. - July 11 at 11:03 PM logoCameco Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CCJ-US : July 11, 2017 - July 11 at 6:02 PM logoCameco Corp. Stock Price Dips Below $12: Time to Buy? - July 10 at 10:13 PM logoCameco Corporation (CCJ) Upgraded by BidaskClub to "Hold" - July 9 at 4:52 PM logoSocial And Political Stability Underlie Cameco's Future Success - Seeking Alpha - July 5 at 2:53 AM logoCameco Corporation (CCJ) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - July 3 at 10:16 AM



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