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NYSE:CFCF Industries Stock Price, Forecast & News

$29.37
+0.13 (+0.44 %)
(As of 05/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$28.68
Now: $29.37
$29.77
50-Day Range
$24.59
MA: $27.84
$31.01
52-Week Range
$19.73
Now: $29.37
$55.15
Volume2.67 million shs
Average Volume2.61 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.28 billion
P/E Ratio13.79
Dividend Yield4.09%
Beta1.08
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

2.39 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.59 billion
Cash Flow$5.99 per share
Book Value$25.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$493 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,000
Market Cap$6.28 billion
Next Earnings Date7/29/2020 (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 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CF shares have increased by 3.6% and is now trading at $29.37. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

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 2 sell ratings, 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, July 29th 2020. View our earnings forecast for CF Industries.

How were CF Industries' earnings last quarter?

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 6th. The basic materials company reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.23 by $0.08. The basic materials company earned $971 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $924.90 million. CF Industries had a return on equity of 8.34% and a net margin of 10.33%. The firm's revenue was down 3.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.27 earnings per share. View CF Industries' earnings history.

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

CF Industries announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 28th. Investors of record on Friday, May 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, May 29th. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.09%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 14th. View CF Industries' dividend history.

How will CF Industries' stock buyback program work?

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

What price target have analysts set for CF?

19 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for CF Industries' shares. Their forecasts range from $29.00 to $66.00. On average, they anticipate CF Industries' stock price to reach $44.18 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 50.4% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for CF Industries.

Has CF Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about CF stock has been trending positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. CF Industries earned a news impact score of 2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the basic materials company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutCF Industries.

Are investors shorting CF Industries?

CF Industries saw a increase in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 5,870,000 shares, an increase of 7.3% from the April 30th total of 5,470,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 3,500,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.7 days. Currently, 2.8% of the shares of the company 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), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Gilead Sciences (GILD), AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), Ford Motor (F), Verizon Communications (VZ), Citigroup (C), General Motors (GM) and Target (TGT).

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 variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (9.17%), State Street Corp (5.02%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (4.86%), Invesco Ltd. (3.61%), Capital World Investors (2.72%) and Nuveen Asset Management LLC (2.17%). Company insiders that own CF Industries stock include Adam L Hall, Bert A Frost, David P Hopkins, Dennis P Kelleher, Douglas C Barnard, Richard A Hoker, 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 KBC Group NV, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Wellington Management Group LLP, State Street Corp, Janus Henderson Group PLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Rothschild & Co. Asset Management US Inc., and Geode Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold CF Industries company stock in the last year include Bert A Frost, David P Hopkins, Dennis P Kelleher, Douglas C Barnard, Richard A Hoker, and Stephen A Furbacher. View insider buying and selling activity for CF Industries.

Which institutional investors are buying CF Industries stock?

CF stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., 1832 Asset Management L.P., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Artemis Investment Management LLP, Artemis Investment Management LLP, and 1832 Asset Management L.P.. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is CF Industries' stock price today?

One share of CF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.37.

How big of a company is CF Industries?

CF Industries has a market capitalization of $6.28 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 6/1/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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