NYSE:CF - CF Industries Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$44.18 +0.39 (+0.89 %)
(As of 01/21/2019 08:21 AM ET)
Previous Close$43.79
Today's Range$43.7801 - $44.82
52-Week Range$35.70 - $56.51
Volume2.43 million shs
Average Volume2.17 million shs
Market Capitalization$10.20 billion
P/E Ratio-176.72
Dividend Yield2.72%
Beta0.83
CF Industries Holdings, Inc. manufactures and distributes nitrogen fertilizers and other nitrogen products worldwide. The company operates through Ammonia, Granular Urea, UAN, AN, and Other segments. Its principal nitrogen fertilizer products include ammonia, granular urea, urea ammonium nitrate, and ammonium nitrate. The company also offers diesel exhaust fluid, urea liquor, nitric acid, and aqua ammonia, as well as compound fertilizer products with nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium. It offers products primarily to cooperatives, independent fertilizer distributors, farmers, and industrial users. CF Industries Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Deerfield, Illinois.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Agricultural chemicals
Sub-IndustryFertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIP12526910
Phone847-405-2400

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.13 billion
Cash Flow$3.5316 per share
Book Value$28.66 per share

Profitability

Net Income$358 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,000
Market Cap$10.20 billion
OptionableOptionable

CF Industries (NYSE:CF) Frequently Asked Questions

What is CF Industries' stock symbol?

CF Industries trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CF."

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

CF Industries announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 11th. Investors of record on Thursday, November 15th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, November 30th. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.72%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 14th. View CF Industries' Dividend History.

How will CF Industries' stock buyback program work?

CF Industries declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback program on Wednesday, August 1st 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 4.8% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are usually a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were CF Industries' earnings last quarter?

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) released its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 31st. The basic materials company reported $0.13 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.15 by $0.02. The basic materials company earned $1.04 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $993.94 million. CF Industries had a return on equity of 3.69% and a net margin of 16.06%. CF Industries's revenue for the quarter was up 19.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned ($0.39) earnings per share. View CF Industries' Earnings History.

When is CF Industries' next earnings date?

CF Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 13th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for CF Industries.

What price target have analysts set for CF?

16 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for CF Industries' shares. Their predictions range from $36.30 to $68.00. On average, they expect CF Industries' stock price to reach $50.7313 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for CF Industries.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for CF Industries?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for CF Industries in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for CF Industries.

Has CF Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about CF stock has been trending positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. CF Industries earned a media sentiment score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the basic materials company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of CF Industries' key competitors?

Who are CF Industries' key executives?

CF Industries' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. W. Anthony Will, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Dennis P. Kelleher, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Douglas C. Barnard, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 60)
  • Mr. Bert A. Frost, Sr. VP of Sales, Market Devel. & Supply Chain (Age 54)
  • Mr. Christopher D. Bohn, Sr. VP of Manufacturing & Distribution (Age 51)

Who are CF Industries' major shareholders?

CF Industries' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Centre Asset Management LLC (0.07%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.06%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.03%), Gulf International Bank UK Ltd (0.02%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%) and Meeder Asset Management Inc. (0.02%). Company insiders that own CF Industries stock include Adam L Hall, Bert A Frost, Rosemary L O'brien and Stephen A Furbacher. View Institutional Ownership Trends for CF Industries.

Which major investors are selling CF Industries stock?

CF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., Gulf International Bank UK Ltd, Centre Asset Management LLC, First Hawaiian Bank, Fulton Bank N.A., Louisiana State Employees Retirement System and Cerebellum GP LLC. Company insiders that have sold CF Industries company stock in the last year include Adam L Hall, Bert A Frost, Rosemary L O'brien and Stephen A Furbacher. View Insider Buying and Selling for CF Industries.

Which major investors are buying CF Industries stock?

CF stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oakbrook Investments LLC, Meeder Asset Management Inc., DNB Asset Management AS, Appleton Partners Inc. MA, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, New England Research & Management Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue and OLD Second National Bank of Aurora. View Insider Buying and Selling for CF Industries.

How do I buy shares of CF Industries?

Shares of CF 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is CF Industries' stock price today?

One share of CF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.18.

How big of a company is CF Industries?

CF Industries has a market capitalization of $10.20 billion and generates $4.13 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $358 million in net income (profit) each year or ($0.25) on an earnings per share basis. CF Industries employs 3,000 workers across the globe.

What is CF Industries' official website?

The official website for CF Industries is http://www.cfindustries.com.

How can I contact CF Industries?

CF Industries' mailing address is 4 PARKWAY NORTH SUITE 400, DEERFIELD IL, 60015. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 847-405-2400 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for CF Industries (NYSE CF)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  653 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  724 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,377
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about CF Industries and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CF will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CF will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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