NYSE:CF

CF Industries Stock Forecast, Price & News

$45.20
-0.27 (-0.59 %)
(As of 04/13/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$44.32
Now: $45.20
$45.60
50-Day Range
$44.75
MA: $46.91
$50.88
52-Week Range
$23.05
Now: $45.20
$51.24
Volume1.51 million shs
Average Volume2.31 million shs
Market Capitalization$9.69 billion
P/E Ratio34.24
Dividend Yield2.61%
Beta1.28
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.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.59 billion
Cash Flow$5.95 per share
Book Value$25.92 per share

Profitability

Net Income$493 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$9.69 billion
Next Earnings Date5/5/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Headlines

CF Industries (NYSE:CF) Stock Price Down 3.2%
March 31, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Is CF Stock A Buy or Sell?
March 29, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Why CF Industries (CF) Stock Might be a Great Pick
March 15, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
The Ascending Base Makes An Appearance In CF Industries
March 11, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
CF Industries Rebounds After Earnings
February 22, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
CF Industries Holdings: Q4 Earnings Insights
February 17, 2021 |  benzinga.com
CF Industries Holdings Inc. Q4 Earnings Advance
February 17, 2021 |  nasdaq.com
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.96 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

48th out of 849 stocks

Agricultural Chemicals Industry

1st out of 20 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$45.20
-0.27 (-0.59 %)
(As of 04/13/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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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 year. 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 decrease in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 3,260,000 shares, a decrease 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. Approximately 1.5% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is CF Industries' next earnings date?

CF Industries is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 5th 2021.
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How were CF Industries' earnings last quarter?

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 16th. The basic materials company reported $0.40 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 net margin of 7.00% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 5.14%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.33 EPS.
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How has CF Industries' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

CF Industries' stock was trading at $28.34 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CF stock has increased by 59.5% and is now trading at $45.20.
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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 Wednesday, February 3rd. Investors of record on Tuesday, February 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, February 26th. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.65%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 12th.
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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 2.61%. 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 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for CF Industries' stock. Their forecasts range from $32.00 to $54.00. On average, they expect CF Industries' stock price to reach $43.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.2%.
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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 Scout Investments Inc. (0.21%), Royal London Asset Management Ltd. (0.04%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), Fulton Bank N.A. (0.01%), Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.01%) and Pacifica Partners Inc. (0.01%). 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 major investors are selling CF Industries stock?

CF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Pacer Advisors Inc., and Pacifica Partners Inc..
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Which major investors are buying CF Industries stock?

CF stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., Winfield Associates Inc., NuWave Investment Management LLC, Royal London Asset Management Ltd., Fulton Bank N.A., and Cordasco Financial Network.
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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 $45.20.

How much money does CF Industries make?

CF Industries has a market capitalization of $9.69 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 4/14/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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