Skip to main content
NYSE:CCJ

Cameco Stock Forecast, Price & News

$20.35
+0.69 (+3.51 %)
(As of 05/17/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Add
Compare
Today's Range
$19.55
$20.38
50-Day Range
$15.98
$20.08
52-Week Range
$9.01
$20.38
Volume5.94 million shs
Average Volume6.08 million shs
Market Capitalization$8.09 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.31%
Beta0.97
30 days | 90 days | 365 days | Advanced Chart
Receive CCJ News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for Cameco and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.


Cameco logo

About Cameco

Cameco Corporation produces and sells uranium. It 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. 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 or reactor components for CANDU reactors. The company sells its uranium and fuel services to nuclear utilities in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. Cameco Corporation was incorporated in 1987 and is headquartered in Saskatoon, Canada.

Headlines

See More Headlines

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous metal ores
Sub-IndustryN/A
CUSIPN/A
Phone306-956-6200
Employees1,885
Year Founded1988

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.40 billion
Cash Flow$0.95 per share
Book Value$9.51 per share

Profitability

Net Income$55.77 million

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$8.09 billion
Next Earnings Date8/4/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Social Links


MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.39 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

140th out of 862 stocks

Miscellaneous Metal Ores Industry

1st out of 8 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
speech bubbles
speech bubbles











Cameco (NYSE:CCJ) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Cameco a buy right now?

7 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cameco in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Cameco stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in CCJ, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
View analyst ratings for Cameco
or view top-rated stocks.

What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Cameco?

Wall Street analysts have given Cameco a "Hold" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Cameco wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
View MarketBeat's top stock picks here.

Are investors shorting Cameco?

Cameco saw a decrease in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 8,310,000 shares, a decrease of 29.3% from the March 15th total of 11,760,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 6,500,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.3 days. Approximately 2.1% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
View Cameco's Short Interest
.

When is Cameco's next earnings date?

Cameco is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 4th 2021.
View our earnings forecast for Cameco
.

How were Cameco's earnings last quarter?

Cameco Co. (NYSE:CCJ) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 6th. The basic materials company reported ($0.07) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.08) by $0.01. The basic materials company earned $290 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $363.81 million. Cameco had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 0.34% and a negative net margin of 0.09%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 16.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.07 earnings per share.
View Cameco's earnings history
.

How has Cameco's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Cameco's stock was trading at $7.02 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CCJ shares have increased by 189.9% and is now trading at $20.35.
View which stocks have been most impacted by COVID-19
.

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

Cameco announced an annual dividend on Thursday, November 5th. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.0609 per share on Tuesday, December 15th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.7%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 27th.
View Cameco's dividend history
.

Is Cameco a good dividend stock?

Cameco pays an annual dividend of $0.06 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.31%. The dividend payout ratio of Cameco is 75.00%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
View Cameco's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for CCJ?

7 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Cameco's shares. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $25.00. On average, they anticipate Cameco's share price to reach $22.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.1% from the stock's current price.
View analysts' price targets for Cameco
or view top-rated stocks among Wall Street analysts.

Who are Cameco's key executives?

Cameco's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Timothy S. Gitzel, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 58, Pay $2.2M)
  • Dr. 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 Icd.D, Sr. VP & Chief Corp. Officer (Age 61, Pay $683.12k)
  • Mr. C. Scott Bishop P. Eng., Director of Technical Services
  • Ms. Rachelle Girard, Director of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Scott McHardy, Director of North American Exploration & VP of Exploration
  • Alain D. Renaud P.Geo., Chief Geologist of Technical Services
  • Ms. Heidi Shockey, Vice-Pres & Controller

What is Tim Gitzel's approval rating as Cameco's CEO?

37 employees have rated Cameco CEO Tim Gitzel on Glassdoor.com. Tim Gitzel has an approval rating of 65% among Cameco's employees.

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), Energy Transfer (ET), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Ford Motor (F), Gilead Sciences (GILD) and Barrick Gold (GOLD).

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 Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (5.02%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (3.93%), Exor Capital LLP (2.80%), Kopernik Global Investors LLC (2.47%), Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. (1.78%) and Ameriprise Financial Inc. (1.63%).

Which institutional investors are selling Cameco stock?

CCJ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Brandes Investment Partners LP, Black Creek Investment Management Inc., Manning & Napier Group LLC, Kopernik Global Investors LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Toronto Dominion Bank, BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp, and Morningstar Investment Services LLC.

Which institutional investors are buying Cameco stock?

CCJ stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Bank of Montreal Can, Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P., Masters Capital Management LLC, Ameriprise Financial Inc., and Exor Capital LLP.

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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
Compare Top Brokerages Here.

What is Cameco's stock price today?

One share of CCJ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.35.

How much money does Cameco make?

Cameco has a market capitalization of $8.09 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.

How many employees does Cameco have?

Cameco employs 1,885 workers across the globe.

When was Cameco founded?

Cameco was founded in 1988.

What is Cameco's official website?

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

Where are Cameco's headquarters?

Cameco is headquartered at 2121 11TH ST W, SASKATOON A9, S7M 1J3.

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 5/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
MarketBeat - Stock Market News and Research Tools logo

MarketBeat empowers individual investors to make better trading decisions by providing real-time financial data and objective market analysis. Whether you’re looking for analyst ratings, corporate buybacks, dividends, earnings, economic reports, financials, insider trades, IPOs, SEC filings or stock splits, MarketBeat has the objective information you need to analyze any stock. Learn more about MarketBeat.

MarketBeat is accredited by the Better Business Bureau

© American Consumer News, LLC dba MarketBeat® 2010-2021. All rights reserved.
326 E 8th St #105, Sioux Falls, SD 57103 | U.S. Based Support Team at [email protected] | (844) 978-6257
MarketBeat does not provide personalized financial advice and does not issue recommendations or offers to buy stock or sell any security.

Our Accessibility Statement | Terms of Service | Do Not Sell My Information

© 2021 Market data provided is at least 10-minutes delayed and hosted by Barchart Solutions. Information is provided 'as-is' and solely for informational purposes, not for trading purposes or advice, and is delayed. To see all exchange delays and terms of use please see disclaimer. Fundamental company data provided by Zacks Investment Research. As a bonus to opt-ing into our email newsletters, you will also get a free subscription to the Liberty Through Wealth e-newsletter. You can opt out at any time.