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

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$54.26 +1.45 (+2.75 %)
(As of 09/26/2018 02:22 AM ET)
Previous Close$52.81
Today's Range$53.04 - $55.14
52-Week Range$33.50 - $55.14
Volume2.71 million shs
Average Volume2.82 million shs
Market Capitalization$12.33 billion
P/E Ratio-216.88
Dividend Yield2.27%
Beta1.02
CF Industries logoCF 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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Agricultural chemicals
Sub-IndustryFertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
SymbolNYSE:CF
CUSIP12526910
Phone847-405-2400

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.74
Current Ratio2.80
Quick Ratio2.26

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-216.88
Forward P/E Ratio37.94
P/E Growth6.17

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.13 billion
Price / Sales3.07
Cash Flow$3.6294 per share
Price / Cash14.95
Book Value$28.66 per share
Price / Book1.89

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.25)
Net Income$358 million
Net Margins13.94%
Return on Equity1.82%
Return on Assets0.86%

Miscellaneous

Employees3,000
Outstanding Shares233,470,000
Market Cap$12.33 billion

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 Wednesday, July 11th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 15th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, August 31st. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.21%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 14th. View CF Industries' Dividend History.

How will CF Industries' stock buyback program work?

CF Industries declared that its board has authorized a share repurchase plan on Wednesday, August 1st 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy up to 4.8% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are generally a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were CF Industries' earnings last quarter?

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 1st. The basic materials company reported $0.63 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.45 by $0.18. The basic materials company had revenue of $1.30 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.21 billion. CF Industries had a net margin of 13.94% and a return on equity of 1.82%. CF Industries's revenue for the quarter was up 15.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.10 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, November, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for CF Industries.

What price target have analysts set for CF?

17 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for CF Industries' shares. Their predictions range from $36.30 to $55.00. On average, they expect CF Industries' share price to reach $43.62 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 19.6%. View Analyst Price Targets for CF Industries.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for CF Industries?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for CF Industries in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 10 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for CF Industries.

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 52)
  • Mr. Dennis P. Kelleher, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Douglas C. Barnard, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 59)
  • Mr. Bert A. Frost, Sr. VP of Sales, Market Devel. & Supply Chain (Age 53)
  • Mr. Christopher D. Bohn, Sr. VP of Manufacturing & Distribution (Age 50)

Who are CF Industries' major shareholders?

CF Industries' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.53%), FMR LLC (6.79%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (3.35%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (3.35%), Northern Trust Corp (1.91%) and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.70%). 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 institutional investors are selling CF Industries stock?

CF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Putnam Investments LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Millennium Management LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Advisors Asset Management Inc. and Federated Investors Inc. PA. 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 institutional investors are buying CF Industries stock?

CF stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Manning & Napier Group LLC, PointState Capital LP, Janus Henderson Group PLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Northern Trust Corp, Platinum Investment Management Ltd., Centre Asset Management LLC and Maple Rock Capital Partners Inc.. 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 $54.26.

How big of a company is CF Industries?

CF Industries has a market capitalization of $12.33 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:  634 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  706 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,340
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 9/26/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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