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

$25.70
-0.15 (-0.58 %)
(As of 04/3/2020 06:30 AM ET)
Today's Range
$25.26
Now: $25.70
$28.20
50-Day Range
$21.14
MA: $32.21
$41.61
52-Week Range
$19.73
Now: $25.70
$55.15
Volume3.54 million shs
Average Volume4.00 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.56 billion
P/E Ratio11.58
Dividend Yield4.64%
Beta1.23
CF Industries Holdings, Inc. manufactures and distributes nitrogen fertilizers and other nitrogen products worldwide. Its principal nitrogen fertilizer products include 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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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$4.59 billion
Cash Flow$5.96 per share
Book Value$25.92 per share

Profitability

Net Income$493 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,000
Market Cap$5.56 billion
Next Earnings Date5/6/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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CF Industries (NYSE:CF) Frequently Asked Questions

How has CF Industries' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

CF Industries' stock was trading at $28.34 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CF shares have decreased by 9.3% and is now trading at $25.70. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of CF Industries?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for CF Industries in the last year. There are currently 9 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for CF Industries.

When is CF Industries' next earnings date?

CF Industries is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 6th 2020. View our earnings forecast for CF Industries.

How were CF Industries' earnings last quarter?

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 12th. The basic materials company reported $0.25 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.26 by $0.01. The basic materials company had revenue of $1.05 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.03 billion. CF Industries had a net margin of 10.74% and a return on equity of 8.10%. CF Industries's revenue for the quarter was down 7.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.21 EPS. View CF Industries' earnings history.

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

CF Industries declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, January 31st. Investors of record on Friday, February 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, February 28th. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.67%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 13th. View CF Industries' dividend history.

How will CF Industries' stock buyback program work?

CF Industries announced that its board has approved a share buyback program on Wednesday, August 1st 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 4.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are generally an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for CF?

17 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for CF Industries' stock. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $66.00. On average, they expect CF Industries' stock price to reach $46.06 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 79.2% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for CF Industries.

Has CF Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about CF stock has trended very negative this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. CF Industries earned a news sentiment score of -3.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the basic materials company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View the latest news aboutCF Industries.

Are investors shorting CF Industries?

CF Industries saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 13th, there was short interest totaling 6,635,300 shares, an increase of 60.3% from the February 27th total of 4,140,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,710,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.4 days. Currently, 3.1% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View CF Industries' Current Options Chain.

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 Bank of America (BAC), AT&T (T), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Verizon Communications (VZ), Netflix (NFLX), Alibaba Group (BABA), Citigroup (C), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Intel (INTC).

Who are CF Industries' key executives?

CF Industries' management team includes the following 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)

What is CF Industries' stock symbol?

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

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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is CF Industries' stock price today?

One share of CF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.70.

How big of a company is CF Industries?

CF Industries has a market capitalization of $5.56 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. View additional information about CF Industries.

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:  745 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  803 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,548
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 4/3/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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