Corrections Corp. of America Company Profile (NYSE:CXW)

About Corrections Corp. of America

Corrections Corp. of America logoCorrections Corporation of America is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is engaged in owning, operating and managing prisons and other correctional facilities, and providing residential, community re-entry, and prisoner transportation services for governmental agencies. The Company's facilities offer a range of rehabilitation and educational programs, including basic education, faith-based services, life skills and employment training, and substance abuse treatment. It also provides or makes available to offenders certain healthcare (including medical, dental and mental health services), food services and work and recreational programs. The Company provides a range of evidence-based re-entry programs and activities at its facilities. The Company offers a range of vocational/technical education opportunities to equip individuals with job skills. The Company offers evidence-based treatment programs, such as the Residential Drug Addictions Treatment Program (RDAP).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: REIT - Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: Specialized REITs
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CXW
  • CUSIP: 22025Y40
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $18.00
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $29.64
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $31.29
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 10.47
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 7.14
  • P/E Growth: 1.19
  • Market Cap: $2.12B
  • Outstanding Shares: 117,522,000
  • Beta: 0.42
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Corrections Corp. of America (NYSE:CXW) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $27.50 (52.78% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Corrections Corp. of America (NYSE:CXW)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/24/2016Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetHold$30.00 -> $21.00View Rating Details
8/21/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingHold -> NeutralView Rating Details
7/1/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$37.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details
6/19/2015MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$40.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details
2/13/2015CRT CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$43.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/25/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Corrections Corp. of America (NYSE:CXW)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/3/2016Q2$0.65$0.69$462.68 million$463.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q1$0.58$0.61$443.47 million$447.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/10/2016Q4$0.59$0.63$456.65 million$447.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q3$0.63$0.64$447.40 million$460.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.68$0.73$434.60 million$459.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$0.63$0.68$425.40 million$426.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q414$0.47$0.49$412.06 million$423.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2014Q314$0.47$0.49$411.04 million$408.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.46$0.49$407.99 million$410.69 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114$0.43$0.44$412.89 million$404.22 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q413$0.50$0.44$434.32 million$431.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313$0.46$0.46$432.07 million$421.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q2 2013$0.50$0.52$431.55 million$433.98 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q1 2013$0.47$0.50$429.60 million$425.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2013Q4 2012$0.40$0.44$443.78 million$436.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312$0.40$0.43$447.88 million$444.85 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2012$0.36$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$0.33$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011$0.36$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2011$0.37$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.33$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2011$0.35$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Corrections Corp. of America (NYSE:CXW)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.67 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.52 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.57$0.57$0.57
Q2 20161$0.65$0.65$0.65
Q3 20161$0.67$0.67$0.67
Q4 20161$0.70$0.70$0.70
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Corrections Corp. of America (NYSE:CXW)
Annual Dividend:$2.16
Dividend Yield:12.00%
Payout Ratio:125.58% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
80.90% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
85.71% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:52.50% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Corrections Corp. of America (NYSE:CXW)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Corrections Corp. of America (NYSE:CXW)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/19/2016Charles L OverbyDirectorBuy5,000$19.85$99,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2016Damon T HiningerCEOBuy2,870$16.60$47,642.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2016Mark A EmkesDirectorBuy10,000$17.19$171,900.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2016Scott D IrwinEVPBuy300$17.00$5,100.00View SEC Filing  
3/29/2016John D FergusonChairmanSell60,000$32.17$1,930,200.00View SEC Filing  
3/16/2016Steve E GroomEVPSell58,150$31.00$1,802,650.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Harley G LappinEVPSell11,133$29.13$324,304.29View SEC Filing  
2/25/2016Anthony L GrandeEVPSell3,500$28.84$100,940.00View SEC Filing  
2/22/2016Anthony L GrandeEVPSell14,000$29.17$408,380.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2015Joseph V. RussellDirectorBuy10,000$24.72$247,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015Joseph V. RussellDirectorBuy25,000$24.65$616,250.00View SEC Filing  
11/9/2015Anthony L GrandeEVPSell30,000$27.42$822,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2015Mark A EmkesDirectorBuy1,000$29.29$29,290.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2015Thurgood Marshall JrDirectorSell23,587$29.01$684,258.87View SEC Filing  
8/20/2015Steve E. GroomEVPSell13,500$31.21$421,335.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Lucibeth MayberrySVPSell21,695$31.66$686,863.70View SEC Filing  
4/16/2015Anthony L GrandeEVPSell11,175$39.33$439,512.75View SEC Filing  
3/16/2015Anthony L GrandeEVPSell11,176$39.73$444,022.48View SEC Filing  
12/8/2014Harley G LappinInsiderSell33,963$37.03$1,257,649.89View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Donna M AlvaradoDirectorSell1,702$37.08$63,110.16View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Steve E GroomEVPSell20,631$36.61$755,300.91View SEC Filing  
11/26/2014Steve E GroomEVPSell25,000$36.25$906,250.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2014Steve E GroomEVPSell20,000$36.07$721,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2014Thurgood Marshall JrDirectorSell12,272$36.15$443,632.80View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014John D CorrentiDirectorSell30,000$36.36$1,090,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2014Anthony L GrandeEVPSell15,369$35.20$540,988.80View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014Anthony L GrandeEVPSell15,000$35.66$534,900.00View SEC Filing  
7/18/2014Anthony L GrandeEVPSell15,000$32.24$483,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/18/2014Anthony L GrandeEVPSell15,000$32.89$493,350.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2014Anthony GrandeEVPSell15,000$32.24$483,600.00View SEC Filing  
4/21/2014Anthony GrandeEVPSell15,000$32.66$489,900.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2014Anthony GrandeEVPSell15,000$32.92$493,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Thurgood Marshall, Jr.DirectorBuy7,200$33.23$239,256.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2014John Prann, Jr.DirectorSell30,102$33.76$1,016,243.52View SEC Filing  
1/17/2014Anthony GrandeEVPSell11,750$34.06$400,205.00View SEC Filing  
12/18/2013Anthony GrandeEVPSell11,750$32.53$382,227.50View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013Donna AlvaradoDirectorSell3,100$34.21$106,051.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2013John Prann, Jr.DirectorSell7,146$33.68$240,677.28View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013John Prann, Jr.DirectorSell3,500$33.42$116,970.00View SEC Filing  
10/18/2013Anthony L GrandeEVPSell11,750$37.44$439,920.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2013Anthony GrandeEVPSell11,750$34.15$401,262.50View SEC Filing  
8/26/2013Todd MullengerCFOSell9,364$33.97$318,095.08View SEC Filing  
8/16/2013Anthony GrandeEVPSell11,750$33.37$392,097.50View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013Todd MullengerCFOSell25,000$33.97$849,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013Todd MullengerCFOSell50,000$34.43$1,721,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/31/2013Todd MullengerCFOSell25,000$33.09$827,250.00View SEC Filing  
7/30/2013Todd MullengerCFOSell50,000$33.44$1,672,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/18/2013Anthony L GrandeEVPSell11,750$33.05$388,337.50View SEC Filing  
7/17/2013Todd MullengerCFOSell50,000$32.92$1,646,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2013Todd MullengerCFOSell25,000$33.35$833,750.00View SEC Filing  
7/3/2013Todd MullengerCFOSell25,000$31.88$797,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/2/2013Todd MullengerCFOSell25,000$32.16$804,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Todd MullengerCFOSell25,000$33.03$825,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/19/2013Anthony L GrandeEVPSell11,750$34.54$405,845.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2013John D CorrentiDirectorSell1,937$35.00$67,795.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2013John D FergusonChairmanSell30,000$34.86$1,045,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2013Anthony L GrandeEVPSell10,300$34.71$357,513.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Brian D CollinsEVPSell14,600$37.27$544,142.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Anthony L GrandeEVPSell49,962$38.85$1,941,023.70View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013Brian D CollinsEVPSell35,262$39.19$1,381,917.78View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Dennis DeconciniDirectorSell3,786$39.01$147,691.86View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013C Michael JacobiDirectorSell48,000$39.19$1,881,120.00View SEC Filing  
4/9/2013Brian D CollinsEVPSell11,908$39.05$465,007.40View SEC Filing  
4/9/2013Damon T HiningerCEOSell52,885$38.99$2,061,986.15View SEC Filing  
2/26/2013David GarfinkleVPSell11,250$37.93$426,712.50View SEC Filing  
2/25/2013John D FergusonChairmanSell81,835$37.78$3,091,726.30View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Corrections Corp. of America (NYSE:CXW)
DateHeadline logo3 Lessons From Corrections Corp. Of America And GEO Group Plunge (NYSE:CXW) - August 24 at 4:28 PM logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Notifies Investors of Class Action Against Corrections Corporation of America (CXW) & Lead Plaintiff Deadline: October 24, 2016 (NYSE:CXW) - August 24 at 4:28 PM logoCorrections Corp & Geo Group: Private Prisons Aren't Going Anywhere, Neither are the Risks (NYSE:CXW) - August 24 at 4:28 PM logoCorrections Corp. (CXW) Stock Lower, Canaccord: Contract Cancellation Risks Still Evident (NYSE:CXW) - August 24 at 4:28 PM logoShareholder Class Action Filed Against Corrections Corporation of America - CXW (NYSE:CXW) - August 24 at 4:28 PM logoShareholders in U.S. private prison company sue over phase-out (NYSE:CXW) - August 24 at 4:28 PM logoEQUITY ALERT: Rosen Law Firm Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Corrections Corporation of America (NYSE:CXW) - August 24 at 4:28 PM logoIMPORTANT INVESTOR ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Corrections Corporation of America and Encourages Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm (NYSE:CXW) - August 24 at 4:28 PM
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News IconInsiders Buy Shares of Corrections Corp Amid Drop; Four Other Companies with Noteworthy Insider Trading (NYSE:CXW) - August 22 at 12:42 PM
News IconHow is the Crowd Rating Corrections Corporation of America (NYSE:CXW) Shares? - Post News (NYSE:CXW) - August 21 at 4:19 PM logo6:01 am Corrections Corp issues formal response to the Department of Justice's decision to reduce reliance on privately operated prisons; says impacts ~7% of revs, schedules conference call (NYSE:CXW) - August 20 at 4:32 PM logoPrison stocks plunge after DOJ report - CNBC (NYSE:CXW) - August 20 at 5:34 AM logoIMPORTANT INVESTOR ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces an Investigation of Corrections Corporation of America and Advises Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm (NYSE:CXW) - August 20 at 5:34 AM logoBRIEF-Corrections Corp Of America CEO Damon Hininger reports purchase of 2,870 shares at $16.60/share (NYSE:CXW) - August 19 at 8:40 PM
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Corrections Corp. of America (NYSE:CXW) Chart for Thursday, August, 25, 2016

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