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NYSE:CF

CF Industries Stock Forecast, Price & News

$45.56
+0.26 (+0.57 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$44.33
Now: $45.56
$45.67
50-Day Range
$36.22
MA: $39.30
$45.74
52-Week Range
$19.73
Now: $45.56
$47.00
Volume2.53 million shs
Average Volume2.12 million shs
Market Capitalization$9.75 billion
P/E Ratio34.52
Dividend Yield2.65%
Beta1.28
CF Industries Holdings, Inc. manufactures and distributes nitrogen fertilizers and other nitrogen products worldwide. Its principal nitrogen fertilizer products include anhydrous ammonia, granular urea, urea ammonium nitrate solution, and ammonium nitrate. The company also offers diesel exhaust fluid, urea liquor, nitric acid, and aqua ammonia products, as well as compound fertilizer products with nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium. It primarily serves cooperatives, independent fertilizer distributors, traders, wholesalers, farmers, and industrial users. The company was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Deerfield, Illinois.
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.14 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

24th out of 652 stocks

Agricultural Chemicals Industry

1st out of 19 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Agricultural chemicals
Sub-IndustryFertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals
CUSIP12526910
Phone847-405-2400
Employees3,000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.59 billion
Cash Flow$6.03 per share
Book Value$25.92 per share

Profitability

Net Income$493 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$9.75 billion
Next Earnings Date2/10/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$45.56
+0.26 (+0.57 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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CF Industries (NYSE:CF) Frequently Asked Questions

How has CF Industries' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

CF Industries' stock was trading at $28.34 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CF shares have increased by 60.8% and is now trading at $45.56.
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Is CF Industries a buy right now?

17 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for CF Industries in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" CF Industries stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in CF, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than CF Industries?

Wall Street analysts have given CF Industries a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but CF Industries wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is CF Industries' next earnings date?

CF Industries is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 10th 2021.
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How were CF Industries' earnings last quarter?

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 9th. The basic materials company reported ($0.13) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.07 by $0.20. The basic materials company earned $847 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $872.61 million. CF Industries had a net margin of 7.00% and a return on equity of 5.14%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 18.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.29 EPS.
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How often does CF Industries pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for CF Industries?

CF Industries announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 22nd. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 16th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Monday, November 30th. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.63%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 13th.
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Is CF Industries a good dividend stock?

CF Industries pays an annual dividend of $1.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.65%. The dividend payout ratio of CF Industries is 62.18%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on EPS estimates, CF Industries will have a dividend payout ratio of 78.43% in the coming year. This indicates that CF Industries may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for CF?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for CF Industries' shares. Their forecasts range from $32.00 to $52.00. On average, they expect CF Industries' stock price to reach $40.62 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 10.9%.
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Are investors shorting CF Industries?

CF Industries saw a decline in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 3,370,000 shares, a decline of 18.6% from the December 15th total of 4,140,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,490,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.4 days. Approximately 1.6% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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Who are some of CF Industries' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of CF Industries own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other CF Industries investors own include AT&T (T), Bank of America (BAC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Intel (INTC), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Verizon Communications (VZ), The Walt Disney (DIS), Pfizer (PFE) and CVS Health (CVS).

Who are CF Industries' key executives?

CF Industries' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. W. Anthony Will, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 55, Pay $3.9M)
  • Mr. Christopher D. Bohn, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 53, Pay $1.36M)
  • Mr. Douglas C. Barnard, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 62, Pay $1.3M)
  • Mr. Bert A. Frost, Sr. VP of Sales, Market Devel. & Supply Chain (Age 56, Pay $1.47M)
  • Ms. Susan L. Menzel, Sr. VP of HR (Age 56, Pay $1.14M)
  • Ms. Julie Scheck Freigang, VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Martin A. Jarosick C.F.A., VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Michael P. McGrane, Chief Compliance Officer, VP & Assistant Sec.
  • Ms. Linda M. Dempsey, VP of Public Affairs (Age 57)
  • Mr. Ashraf K. Malik, Sr. VP of Manufacturing & Distribution

What is CF Industries' stock symbol?

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

Who are CF Industries' major shareholders?

CF Industries' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Scout Investments Inc. (0.17%), Parkside Investments LLC (0.06%), Guild Investment Management Inc. (0.02%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), Pacifica Partners Inc. (0.01%) and Fulton Bank N.A. (0.01%). Company insiders that own CF Industries stock include Bert A Frost, Celso L White, David P Hopkins, Dennis P Kelleher, Douglas C Barnard, Richard A Hoker and Stephen A Furbacher.
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Which institutional investors are selling CF Industries stock?

CF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Guild Investment Management Inc., Scout Investments Inc., Parkside Investments LLC, and State of Alaska Department of Revenue.
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Which institutional investors are buying CF Industries stock?

CF stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Fulton Bank N.A., Pacifica Partners Inc., and Creative Financial Designs Inc. ADV.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is CF Industries' stock price today?

One share of CF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $45.56.

How big of a company is CF Industries?

CF Industries has a market capitalization of $9.75 billion and generates $4.59 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $493 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.93 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 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]

This page was last updated on 1/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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