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CF Industries Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.27 (-0.88 %)
(As of 09/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $30.42
50-Day Range
MA: $33.39
52-Week Range
Now: $30.42
Volume2.00 million shs
Average Volume2.82 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.51 billion
P/E Ratio17.48
Dividend Yield3.91%
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.2Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.40 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Agricultural chemicals
Sub-IndustryFertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.59 billion
Cash Flow$5.84 per share
Book Value$25.92 per share


Net Income$493 million


Market Cap$6.51 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2020 (Estimated)
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CF Industries (NYSE:CF) Frequently Asked Questions

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

CF Industries' stock was trading at $28.34 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CF shares have increased by 7.3% and is now trading at $30.42.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of CF Industries?

19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for CF Industries in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 9 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is CF Industries' next earnings date?

CF Industries is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 4th 2020.
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How were CF Industries' earnings last quarter?

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 5th. The basic materials company reported $0.89 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.54 by $0.35. The basic materials company earned $1.20 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.14 billion. CF Industries had a net margin of 8.87% and a return on equity of 6.76%.
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How often does CF Industries pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for CF Industries?

CF Industries declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 10th. Investors of record on Monday, August 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share on Monday, August 31st. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.94%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 14th.
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What price target have analysts set for CF?

19 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for CF Industries' stock. Their forecasts range from $32.00 to $62.00. On average, they expect CF Industries' share price to reach $42.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 39.7% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting CF Industries?

CF Industries saw a increase in short interest during the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 6,110,000 shares, an increase of 13.4% from the August 31st total of 5,390,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,470,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.5 days. Approximately 2.9% of the company's shares are short sold.
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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), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Verizon Communications (VZ), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Pfizer (PFE), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and Visa (V).

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."

Who are CF Industries' major shareholders?

CF Industries' stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (12.09%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (4.38%), Greenhaven Associates Inc. (1.62%), FMR LLC (1.33%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.92%) and Prudential PLC (0.67%). Company insiders that own CF Industries stock include Bert A Frost, 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 Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Vanguard Group Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Federated Hermes Inc., FMR LLC, and Marshall Wace LLP. Company insiders that have sold CF Industries company stock in the last year include Bert A Frost, David P Hopkins, and Stephen A Furbacher.
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Which institutional investors are buying CF Industries stock?

CF stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Greenhaven Associates Inc., Prudential PLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Ensign Peak Advisors Inc, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, and UBS Group AG.
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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 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 $30.42.

How big of a company is CF Industries?

CF Industries has a market capitalization of $6.51 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 9/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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