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: $3.59775 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 395,792,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $9.71
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $9.86
  • 52 Week Range: $7.41 - $13.36
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 21.69
  • P/E Growth: 3.07
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.99 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.81
  • Book Value: $10.70 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.85
  • Annual Dividend: $0.32
  • Dividend Yield: 3.5%
  • EBITDA: $554.74 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: 2.03 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.27
  • 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. Stockholders 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 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.51%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 28th. This is an increase 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) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 27th. The company reported ($0.08) EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.11) by $0.03. The business earned $470 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $383.81 million. Cameco Corporation had a positive return on equity of 2.59% and a negative net margin of 0.75%. Cameco Corporation's revenue for the quarter was up .9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted ($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 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Cameco Corporation's shares. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $29.00. On average, they anticipate Cameco Corporation's share price to reach $17.38 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

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 $9.11.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Cameco Corporation (NYSE CCJ)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  293 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  256 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  549
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 1 Hold Rating, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.13)
Consensus Price Target: $17.38 (90.72% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ)
Price Target History for Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ)
Analysts' Ratings History for Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/4/2017Bank of America CorporationBoost Price TargetUnderperform$27.00 -> $29.00LowView Rating Details
10/3/2017ScotiabankDowngradeSector Perform -> UnderperformHighView Rating Details
8/15/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform -> OutperformLowView Rating Details
7/17/2017Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeNeutral -> 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
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 10/19/2015 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)
Most Recent Dividend:10/13/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.32
Dividend Yield:3.51%
Dividend Growth:-8.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-1,066.31% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
114.29% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
76.19% (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 logoYour fear of declining Uranium prices might have caused you to overlook Cameco's promising future - October 16 at 10:51 PM logoCameco Corporation (CCJ) Upgraded to "Buy" by Zacks Investment Research - October 16 at 8:10 PM logoWhy You Shouldn't Bet Against Cameco Corporation (CCJ) Stock - Nasdaq - October 12 at 10:49 PM logoWhy You Shouldn't Bet Against Cameco Corporation (CCJ) Stock - October 11 at 11:36 PM logoCameco Corporation (CCJ) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - October 11 at 2:32 AM logo$0.10 Earnings Per Share Expected for Cameco Corporation (CCJ) This Quarter - October 8 at 2:22 PM logoCameco Corporation (CCJ) Price Target Increased to $29.00 by Analysts at Bank of America Corporation - October 4 at 2:02 PM logoCameco Enters Oversold Territory - October 4 at 12:30 PM logoETFs with exposure to Cameco Corp. : October 4, 2017 - October 4 at 12:30 PM logoWhere Will Cameco Corporation Be in 5 Years? - Motley Fool - October 3 at 4:51 PM logoCameco Corporation (CCJ) Lowered to "Underperform" at Scotiabank - October 3 at 11:28 AM logoWhere Will Cameco Corporation Be in 5 Years? - October 3 at 8:54 AM logoCameco Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CCJ-US : October 2, 2017 - October 2 at 3:44 PM logoCameco Corporation (CCJ) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 28, 2017 - Nasdaq - September 27 at 10:37 PM logoHow These Metals and Minerals Stocks are Performing? -- Ferroglobe, Smart Sand, Cameco, and Taseko Mines - PR Newswire (press release) - September 26 at 8:37 AM logoCameco Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:CCJ) : September 25, 2017 - September 25 at 7:45 PM logoBetter Buy: Cameco Corporation vs. Denison Mines - Motley Fool - September 24 at 2:58 AM logoCameco Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CCJ-US : September 22, 2017 - September 22 at 12:09 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 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 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



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