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 - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:CCJ
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $4.09 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 395,792,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $9.51
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $10.55
  • 52 Week Range: $7.41 - $13.36
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.49
  • P/E Growth: 1.13
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.91 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.14
  • Book Value: $10.44 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.99
  • Annual Dividend: $0.30
  • Dividend Yield: 2.8%
  • EBIDTA: $502.43 million
  • Net Margins: -6.47%
  • Return on Equity: 2.26%
  • Return on Assets: 1.44%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.29%
  • Current Ratio: 5.37%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.54%
  • Average Volume: 2.05 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.22
  • 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.0741 per share on Friday, July 14th. This represents a $0.30 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.87%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, June 28th. View Cameco Corporation's Dividend History.

How were Cameco Corporation's earnings last quarter?

Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ) issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, April, 28th. The company reported ($0.05) earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.05). The firm earned $393 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $351.40 million. Cameco Corporation had a negative net margin of 6.47% and a positive return on equity of 2.26%. The firm's revenue was down 3.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned ($0.02) 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 Thursday, July, 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?

9 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Cameco Corporation's stock. Their forecasts range from $12.00 to $19.50. On average, they expect Cameco Corporation's share price to reach $15.75 in the next twelve months. 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd. (5.99%), Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd (3.99%), Manning & Napier Advisors LLC (1.62%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.48%), Foundation Resource Management Inc. (0.21%) and Hexavest Inc. (0.17%). 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 Manning & Napier Advisors LLC, Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd, Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd., NGAM Advisors L.P., Beacon Financial Group, CIBC Asset Management Inc and Confluence Investment Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cameco Corporation.

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

Cameco Corporation's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., APG Asset Management N.V., Mn Services Vermogensbeheer B.V., Aperio Group LLC, CWM LLC, Sprott Inc., Hollencrest Securities LLC and Creative Planning. 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 $10.33.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Cameco Corporation (NYSE CCJ)
Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  257 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  210 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  467
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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, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $15.75 (52.47% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
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
8/6/2015Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingMarket Perform$19.00 -> $17.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/27/2015 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
7/27/20176/30/2017($0.11)($0.11)$383.81 million$470.00 millionN/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:7/14/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.30
Dividend Yield:2.90%
Dividend Growth:-8.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-100.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
93.75% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
56.60% (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'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 logoCameco Corporation (CCJ) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada - July 2 at 12:32 AM logoCameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ) Downgraded to "Underperform" at Bank of America Corporation - July 1 at 12:02 PM logoCameco Corporation (CCJ) Expected to Announce Earnings of -$0.09 Per Share - June 30 at 2:07 PM logoBidaskClub Upgrades Cameco Corporation (CCJ) to Sell - June 29 at 9:52 PM logoGold Prices To Spike On Middle East Turmoil - June 25 at 9:38 PM logo3 Embarrassingly Unsustainable Dividend Stocks - June 25 at 4:37 PM logo3 Embarrassingly Unsustainable Dividend Stocks - June 25 at 2:04 PM logoAnalysts Expect IGE To Hit $40 - June 22 at 11:21 AM logoCameco Corporation Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (CCJ) - June 20 at 5:50 PM logoCameco Corporation (CCJ) Cut to "Strong Sell" at BidaskClub - June 17 at 7:14 PM logoCameco Corporation (CCJ) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - June 15 at 7:41 PM logoCan Cameco Corp Regain Its Mojo? - June 13 at 12:46 PM logoWhen Will Cameco Corp. Be a Good Investment? - The Motley Fool Canada - June 8 at 9:17 AM logoWhy Denison Mines Corp. Stock Fell Nearly 13% in May - June 7 at 12:55 PM logoForget oil — it’s time to ‘nuke’ your portfolio - June 6 at 4:23 PM logoETFs with exposure to Cameco Corp. : June 6, 2017 - June 6 at 4:23 PM logo-$0.09 Earnings Per Share Expected for Cameco Corp (CCJ) This Quarter - June 6 at 12:36 PM logoCameco Corp (CCJ) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - June 6 at 9:50 AM logoNear a 10-Year Low, Is Cameco Corp a Buy? - May 31 at 8:25 AM logoETFs with exposure to Cameco Corp. : May 26, 2017 - May 26 at 4:37 PM 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



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