NYSE:CF

CF Industries Stock Forecast, Price & News

$49.45
-0.63 (-1.26 %)
(As of 05/6/2021 10:33 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$48.63
$50.47
50-Day Range
$44.75
$50.08
52-Week Range
$23.05
$51.24
Volume34,407 shs
Average Volume2.19 million shs
Market Capitalization$10.60 billion
P/E Ratio37.46
Dividend Yield2.42%
Beta1.28
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Agricultural chemicals
Sub-IndustryFertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals
CUSIP12526910
Phone847-405-2400
Employees2,970
Year Founded1946

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.59 billion
Cash Flow$6.51 per share
Book Value$25.92 per share

Profitability

Net Income$493 million

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Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$10.60 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable

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About CF Industries

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. manufactures and sells hydrogen and nitrogen products for clean energy, fertilizer, emissions abatement, and other industrial applications worldwide. Its principal products include anhydrous ammonia, granular urea, urea ammonium nitrate, and ammonium nitrate products. The company also offers diesel exhaust fluid, urea liquor, nitric acid, and aqua ammonia products; and compound fertilizer products with nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium. It primarily serves cooperatives, independent fertilizer distributors, traders, wholesalers, and industrial users. The company was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Deerfield, Illinois.

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.76 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

72nd out of 859 stocks

Agricultural Chemicals Industry

1st out of 20 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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CF Industries (NYSE:CF) Frequently Asked Questions

Is CF Industries a buy right now?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for CF Industries in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street 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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Are investors shorting CF Industries?

CF Industries saw a drop in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 3,260,000 shares, a drop of 25.1% from the March 15th total of 4,350,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,270,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.4 days. Currently, 1.5% of the company's stock are sold short.
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How were CF Industries' earnings last quarter?

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 16th. The basic materials company reported $0.40 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.29. The basic materials company earned $1.10 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $984.17 million. CF Industries had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 5.14% and a net margin of 7.00%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.33 earnings per share.
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How has CF Industries' stock price 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 stock has increased by 74.5% and is now trading at $49.45.
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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 Wednesday, April 28th. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 17th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, May 28th. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.43%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 14th.
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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 2.42%. CF Industries does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. 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?

14 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for CF Industries' shares. Their forecasts range from $32.00 to $54.00. On average, they expect CF Industries' stock price to reach $43.92 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 11.2%.
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Who are CF Industries' key executives?

CF Industries' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. W. Anthony Will, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 55, Pay $3.32M)
  • Mr. Christopher D. Bohn, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 53, Pay $1.24M)
  • Mr. Douglas C. Barnard, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 62, Pay $1.12M)
  • Mr. Bert A. Frost, Sr. VP of Sales, Market Devel. & Supply Chain (Age 56, Pay $1.25M)
  • Ms. Susan L. Menzel, Sr. VP of HR (Age 56, Pay $1.02M)
  • 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 (Age 55)

What is W. Anthony Will's approval rating as CF Industries' CEO?

50 employees have rated CF Industries CEO W. Anthony Will on Glassdoor.com. W. Anthony Will has an approval rating of 84% among CF Industries' employees.

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).

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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Victory Capital Management Inc. (0.45%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.34%), Los Angeles Capital Management LLC (0.27%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.21%), Standard Life Aberdeen plc (0.21%) and New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.12%). 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 Fulcrum Asset Management LLP, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC, KBC Group NV, Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank , Dupont Capital Management Corp, and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc..
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Which institutional investors are buying CF Industries stock?

CF stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Los Angeles Capital Management LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Scout Investments Inc., Strs Ohio, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Moody Lynn & Lieberson LLC, and Natixis Advisors L.P..
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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.
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What is CF Industries' stock price today?

One share of CF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $49.45.

How much money does CF Industries make?

CF Industries has a market capitalization of $10.60 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.

How many employees does CF Industries have?

CF Industries employs 2,970 workers across the globe.

When was CF Industries founded?

CF Industries was founded in 1946.

What is CF Industries' official website?

The official website for CF Industries is www.cfindustries.com.

Where are CF Industries' headquarters?

CF Industries is headquartered at 4 PARKWAY NORTH SUITE 400, DEERFIELD IL, 60015.

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 5/6/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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