NYSE:CF - CF Industries Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$42.78 +0.05 (+0.12 %)
(As of 07/18/2018 03:55 PM ET)
Previous Close$43.13
Today's Range$42.65 - $43.55
52-Week Range$27.77 - $46.20
Volume91,886 shs
Average Volume2.67 million shs
Market Capitalization$9.86 billion
P/E Ratio-170.92
Dividend Yield2.84%
CF Industries logoCF Industries Holdings, Inc. manufactures and distributes nitrogen fertilizers and other nitrogen products worldwide. The company operates through Ammonia, Granular Urea, UAN, AN, and Other segments. Its principal nitrogen fertilizer products include ammonia, granular urea, urea ammonium nitrate, and ammonium nitrate. The company also offers diesel exhaust fluid, urea liquor, nitric acid, and aqua ammonia, as well as compound fertilizer products with nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium. It offers products primarily to cooperatives, independent fertilizer distributors, farmers, and industrial users. CF Industries Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Deerfield, Illinois.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Agricultural chemicals
Sub-IndustryFertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.70
Current Ratio2.65
Quick Ratio2.01


Trailing P/E Ratio-170.92
Forward P/E Ratio44.56
P/E Growth7.36

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.13 billion
Price / Sales2.42
Cash Flow$3.5769 per share
Price / Cash11.96
Book Value$28.66 per share
Price / Book1.49


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.25)
Net Income$358 million
Net Margins10.96%
Return on Equity-0.11%
Return on Assets-0.05%


Outstanding Shares233,360,000
Market Cap$9,857.11

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CF Industries (NYSE:CF) Frequently Asked Questions

What is CF Industries' stock symbol?

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

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

CF Industries declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 11th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 15th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, August 31st. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.81%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 14th. View CF Industries' Dividend History.

How were CF Industries' earnings last quarter?

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The basic materials company reported $0.27 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.10. The basic materials company earned $957 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.05 billion. CF Industries had a net margin of 10.96% and a negative return on equity of 0.11%. CF Industries's revenue for the quarter was down 7.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.05 EPS. View CF Industries' Earnings History.

When is CF Industries' next earnings date?

CF Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for CF Industries.

What price target have analysts set for CF?

15 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for CF Industries' shares. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $46.00. On average, they expect CF Industries' stock price to reach $40.9231 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.3%. View Analyst Ratings for CF Industries.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for CF Industries?

15 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 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

Who are some of CF Industries' key competitors?

Who are CF Industries' key executives?

CF Industries' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. W. Anthony Will, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Dennis P. Kelleher, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Douglas C. Barnard, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 59)
  • Mr. Bert A. Frost, Sr. VP of Sales, Market Devel. & Supply Chain (Age 53)
  • Mr. Christopher D. Bohn, Sr. VP of Manufacturing & Distribution (Age 50)

Has CF Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about CF stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. CF Industries earned a media sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the basic materials company an impact score of 46.82 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are CF Industries' major shareholders?

CF Industries' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Manning & Napier Group LLC (1.27%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.29%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.19%), Welch & Forbes LLC (0.05%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.05%) and Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY (0.04%). Company insiders that own CF Industries stock include Adam L Hall, Bert A Frost, Robert C Arzbaecher and Stephen A Furbacher. View Institutional Ownership Trends for CF Industries.

Which major investors are selling CF Industries stock?

CF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, Atria Investments LLC, Welch & Forbes LLC, Fisher Asset Management LLC and Retirement Systems of Alabama. Company insiders that have sold CF Industries company stock in the last year include Adam L Hall, Bert A Frost and Stephen A Furbacher. View Insider Buying and Selling for CF Industries.

Which major investors are buying CF Industries stock?

CF stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Manning & Napier Group LLC, Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY, Scout Investments Inc., Clinton Group Inc., Fox Run Management L.L.C., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, MHI Funds LLC and IFM Investors Pty Ltd. View Insider Buying and Selling 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is CF Industries' stock price today?

One share of CF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.78.

How big of a company is CF Industries?

CF Industries has a market capitalization of $9.86 billion and generates $4.13 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $358 million in net income (profit) each year or ($0.25) on an earnings per share basis. CF Industries employs 3,000 workers across the globe.

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:  607 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  666 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,273
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 7/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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