CF Industries Holdings Company Profile (NYSE:CF)

About CF Industries Holdings

CF Industries Holdings logoCF Industries Holdings, Inc. is the manufacturer and distributor of nitrogen fertilizer and other nitrogen products. The Company's nitrogen fertilizer products are ammonia, granular urea, urea ammonium nitrate solution (UAN) and ammonium nitrate (AN). Its other nitrogen products include diesel exhaust fluid (DEF), urea liquor, nitric acid and aqua ammonia, which are sold primarily to its industrial customers, and compound fertilizer products (NPKs). The Company's segments include ammonia, granular urea, UAN, AN and Other. The Company's ammonia segment produces anhydrous ammonia (ammonia), which is the concentrated nitrogen fertilizer product as it contains 82% nitrogen. Its granular urea segment produces granular urea, which contains 46% nitrogen. Its UAN segment produces UAN, which is a liquid fertilizer product with a nitrogen content that typically ranges from 28% to 32%. Its AN segment produces AN. Its Other segment includes DEF, urea liquor, nitric acid and NPKs.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Agricultural Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: Fertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CF
  • CUSIP: 12526910
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $24.83
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $24.41
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $29.25
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 30.58
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 21.22
  • P/E Growth: -4.42
  • Market Cap: $5.79B
  • Outstanding Shares: 233,129,000
  • Beta: 1.59
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 9 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.19)
Consensus Price Target: $32.47 (30.76% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/18/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweight$31.00 -> $25.00View Rating Details
8/10/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$25.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$28.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/5/2016Morgan StanleySet Price TargetHold$24.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016Atlantic SecuritiesDowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$35.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details
7/13/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$30.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details
6/3/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutral$30.00View Rating Details
6/2/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNot Rated -> Neutral$29.00View Rating Details
5/24/2016Cleveland ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
5/24/2016ScotiabankDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
5/24/2016Bank of America Corp.DowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$29.00View Rating Details
4/14/2016Cowen and CompanyDowngradeMarket Perform -> Underperform$25.00View Rating Details
3/28/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.DowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$40.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details
2/29/2016SusquehannaLower Price TargetPositive$48.00 -> $44.00View Rating Details
1/27/2016Credit Agricole SAUpgradeUnderperform -> Outperform$35.00View Rating Details
2/17/2015Miller TabakReiterated RatingHold$240.00 -> $275.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/23/2014 forward)


Earnings History for CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/3/2016Q216$0.68$0.33$1.13 billion$1.13 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$0.45$0.40$862.38 million$1,000.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/17/2016Q415$0.82$0.76$1.08 billion$1.12 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.73$0.39$893.32 million$927.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$1.49$1.49$1.32 billion$1.31 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$4.61$4.83$977.80 million$953.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2015Q414$5.08$4.82$1.16 billion$1.22 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$3.47$2.90$532.40 million$921.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$6.71$6.10$1.34 billion$1.47 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114$4.54$4.51$1.19 billion$1.13 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q413$4.52$5.71$1.25 billion$1.33 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313$3.97$4.07$1.14 billion$1.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2013Q2 2013$7.64$8.38$1.67 billion$1.71 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q1 2013$5.92$6.03$1.45 billion$1.34 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2013Q4 2012$6.96$7.40$1.59 billion$1.48 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2012Q312$5.78$6.35$1.36 billion$1.36 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2012$8.66$8.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$4.87$5.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2012$6.75$6.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$4.81$5.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$5.84$6.87ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$3.17$3.82ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2011$2.56$2.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.13 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.17 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.37$0.45$0.41
Q2 20162$0.74$1.27$1.01
Q3 20162$0.32$0.57$0.45
Q4 20162$0.55$0.69$0.62
Q1 20171$0.45$0.45$0.45
Q2 20171$1.71$1.71$1.71
Q3 20171$0.43$0.43$0.43
Q4 20171$0.72$0.72$0.72
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF)
Annual Dividend:$1.20
Dividend Yield:4.83%
Payout Ratio:148.15% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
106.19% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
102.56% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:55.40% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/16/2016Robert C ArzbaecherDirectorBuy21,600$23.25$502,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Christopher D BohnVPBuy12,500$27.92$349,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Robert C ArzbaecherDirectorBuy17,275$28.10$485,427.50View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Anne P NoonanDirectorBuy3,000$36.25$108,750.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2016Bert A FrostVPBuy8,000$31.31$250,480.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2016W Anthony WillCEOBuy25,000$32.76$819,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2015Douglas C BarnardSVPBuy10,000$47.00$470,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2015W Anthony WillCEOBuy15,236$47.17$718,682.12View SEC Filing  
11/10/2014W Anthony WillCEOBuy2,022$249.22$503,922.84View SEC Filing  
3/18/2014Stephen WilsonDirectorSell64,570$253.60$16,374,952.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Philipp KochVPSell6,400$262.04$1,677,056.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2013Richard HokerVPSell1,667$235.76$393,011.92View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013Edward A SchmittDirectorSell5,000$192.49$962,450.00View SEC Filing  
2/15/2013Stephen R WilsonCEOSell50,000$215.90$10,795,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2012W Anthony WillVPSell5,000$210.00$1,050,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF)
DateHeadline logoUBS Upgrades CF Industries Holdings Inc On Strong Free Cash Flow (NYSE:CF) - August 23 at 4:18 PM logoCF Industries (CF) Stock Higher, UBS Upgrades to 'Buy' (NYSE:CF) - August 23 at 4:18 PM logoCF Industries: Does The CF Stand For Cash Flow? (NYSE:CF) - August 23 at 4:18 PM logoCF Industries shares rise nearly 5 pct on UBS upgrade (NYSE:CF) - August 23 at 4:18 PM logoETF’s with exposure to CF Industries Holdings, Inc. : August 22, 2016 (NYSE:CF) - August 22 at 4:14 PM logoWeekly Update: Fertilizer Stocks Extended Their Losses (NYSE:CF) - August 22 at 4:14 PM logoAmmonia Prices Were Still Weak Last Week (NYSE:CF) - August 22 at 4:14 PM
News IconCF Industries Holdings, Inc.'s (CF): Stock's Traders Recap - Hot Stocks Point (NYSE:CF) - August 22 at 8:55 AM
News IconAnalytical Report on Price Target: CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) - Post Registrar (NYSE:CF) - August 20 at 4:13 PM logoComparing 8 Fertilizer Companies’ 2016 Performances (NYSE:CF) - August 19 at 4:48 PM logoThis Hugely Undervalued Ag Stock Has a 5% Dividend Yield and Big Upside Potential (NYSE:CF) - August 18 at 12:09 PM logoCF Industries director buys 120,000 shares (NYSE:CF) - August 17 at 4:17 PM logoNitrogen Input: Last Week’s Natural Gas Price Update (NYSE:CF) - August 16 at 4:12 PM logoWill CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) Hit $32 Price Target? - Investor Newswire (NYSE:CF) - August 15 at 9:45 PM logoFertilizer Prices and Stock Movements in the Week Ended August 12 (NYSE:CF) - August 15 at 4:19 PM
News IconAmbev SA (NYSE:ABEV) & CF Industries Holdings, (NYSE:CF) Active Runners - Money News (press release) (NYSE:CF) - August 15 at 11:24 AM logoHedge Funds Split on Agricultural Chemical Stocks (NYSE:CF) - August 14 at 8:54 AM logoCF Industries Holdings Named Top Dividend Stock With Insider Buying and 5.40% Yield (CF) (NYSE:CF) - August 12 at 3:36 PM
News IconStocks on the Move: Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO), CF Industries Holdings, Inc.(NYSE:CF) - NYSE Journal (press release) (NYSE:CF) - August 12 at 12:31 PM
News IconAnalysts Valuations For Two Stocks: Coeur Mining Inc (NYSE:CDE), CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:CF) - August 12 at 12:31 PM logoCompanies Fall to 52-Week Lows (NYSE:CF) - August 11 at 4:15 PM logoMosaic’s Next-12-Month Price Target after Its 2Q16 Results (NYSE:CF) - August 11 at 12:30 PM logoCF Industries Holdings Becomes #66 Most Shorted S&P 500 Component, Replacing Target (NYSE:CF) - August 10 at 10:19 PM logoCF INDUSTRIES HOLDINGS, INC. Financials (NYSE:CF) - August 10 at 4:12 PM logoETF’s with exposure to CF Industries Holdings, Inc. : August 10, 2016 (NYSE:CF) - August 10 at 4:12 PM logoCF Industries Holdings Inc. (CF) Pops 4.98% for August 08 (NYSE:CF) - August 9 at 4:27 PM logoEx-Dividend Reminder: International Paper, DuPont and CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF) - August 9 at 4:27 PM
News IconRevenue Estimates Analysis: CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) - News Oracle (NYSE:CF) - August 9 at 12:37 PM logoEx-Dividend Reminder: International Paper, DuPont and CF Industries Holdings - Forbes (NYSE:CF) - August 9 at 12:37 PM logoCF Industries Holdings, Inc. :CF-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 9, 2016 (NYSE:CF) - August 9 at 12:37 PM
News IconStocks Buzz: Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL), CF Industries Holdings, Inc.(NYSE:CF) - NYSE Journal (press release) (NYSE:CF) - August 8 at 9:34 PM
News IconCF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) Consensus EPS Outlook - TWN (NYSE:CF) - August 8 at 9:34 PM
News IconNitrogenous Fertilizers 2016 Global Market Analysis,Company Profiles and Industrial Overview Research Report Forecasting to 2021 (NYSE:CF) - August 8 at 4:14 PM logoHow Fertilizer and Raw Material Prices Moved Last Week (NYSE:CF) - August 8 at 4:14 PM logoAmmonia Prices Drifted below Their 5-Year Lows Last Week (NYSE:CF) - August 8 at 4:14 PM logoAnalysts Reviewing Stocks Update: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) , CF Industries Holdings, Inc ... - Street Updates (NYSE:CF) - August 8 at 8:57 AM
News IconMarket Takes a Bite Out of CF for Weak Results (NYSE:CF) - August 8 at 8:57 AM logoCF Industries Holdings Inc. (CF) Pops 3.08% for August 05 - (NYSE:CF) - August 6 at 11:47 AM logoCF Industries Holdings Inc. (CF) Pops 3.08% for August 05 (NYSE:CF) - August 5 at 9:31 PM logoLooking At Recent Analyst Ratings: Frontier Communications Corp (NASDAQ:FTR), CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE ... - Review Fortune (NYSE:CF) - August 5 at 4:10 PM logoAnalyst's Noticeable Buzzers: CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) , Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) - Street Updates (NYSE:CF) - August 5 at 4:10 PM
News IconPerformance Overview of the company: CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) - News Oracle (NYSE:CF) - August 5 at 4:10 PM logoWill CF Industries (CF) Stock Be Hurt by Downgrade? (NYSE:CF) - August 5 at 4:10 PM logoCF Industries Holdings Inc. (CF) Falls 12.6% for August 04 (NYSE:CF) - August 5 at 12:35 PM logoCF Industries’s Average Realized Prices Fell in 2Q16 (NYSE:CF) - August 5 at 12:35 PM logoMosaic Misses Earnings Expectations, but Stock Rises (NYSE:CF) - August 5 at 12:35 PM logoWhy CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Dropped 15% Today - Motley Fool (NYSE:CF) - August 4 at 9:52 PM logoU.S. Stocks Fluctuate as Investors Turn Focus Toward Jobs Data (NYSE:CF) - August 4 at 4:19 PM logoCF Industries Holdings Inc. Announces 80% Fall In Q2 Profit (NYSE:CF) - August 4 at 4:19 PM logoCF Industries shares tank after weaker-than-expected earnings (NYSE:CF) - August 4 at 4:19 PM


CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF) Chart for Tuesday, August, 23, 2016

Last Updated on 8/23/2016 by Staff