Nucor Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:NUE)

About Nucor Corp.

Nucor Corp. logoNucor Corporation (Nucor) manufactures steel and steel products. The Company also produces direct reduced iron (DRI) for use in the Company's steel mills. It also processes ferrous and nonferrous metals and brokers ferrous and nonferrous metals, pig iron, hot briquetted iron (HBI) and DRI. Nucor operates in three segments: steel mills, steel products and raw materials. Its steel mills segment produces and distributes sheet steel (hot-rolled, cold-rolled and galvanized), plate steel, structural steel (wide-flange beams, beam blanks, H-piling and sheet piling) and bar steel (blooms, billets, concrete reinforcing bar, merchant bar, wire rod and special bar quality). Its steel products segment produces steel joists and joist girders, steel deck, fabricated concrete reinforcing steel and cold finished steel. Its raw materials segment produces DRI; brokers ferrous and nonferrous metals, pig iron, HBI and DRI; supplies ferro-alloys, and processes ferrous and nonferrous scrap metal.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Steel & Iron
  • Sub-Industry: Steel
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: NUE
  • CUSIP: 67034610
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $49.44
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $52.82
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $48.37
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 33.89
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.35
  • P/E Growth: 0.75
  • Market Cap: $15.74B
  • Outstanding Shares: 318,355,000
  • Beta: 1.45
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Nucor Corp. (NYSE:NUE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 9 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.47)
Consensus Price Target: $53.38 (7.97% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Nucor Corp. (NYSE:NUE)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/22/2016Citigroup Inc.Initiated CoverageNeutral$55.00View Rating Details
7/26/2016Cowen and CompanyBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$50.00 -> $55.00View Rating Details
7/22/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuy$59.50View Rating Details
7/22/2016Berenberg BankDowngradeBuy -> Hold$57.50View Rating Details
7/20/2016Bank of America Corp.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$56.00View Rating Details
7/12/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweight$52.00 -> $55.00View Rating Details
7/6/2016Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeHold -> Buy$52.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details
6/24/2016ArgusUpgradeHold -> Buy$58.00View Rating Details
6/10/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuy$56.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details
6/8/2016Credit Suisse Group AGBoost Price TargetNeutral$45.00 -> $55.00View Rating Details
5/10/2016Rosenblatt SecuritiesBoost Price TargetNeutral$47.00 -> $51.00View Rating Details
4/22/2016Credit Agricole SADowngradeOutperform -> Sell$40.00 -> $44.00View Rating Details
4/13/2016Standpoint ResearchDowngradeBuy -> Hold$52.00View Rating Details
3/9/2016NomuraBoost Price TargetBuy$47.00 -> $50.00View Rating Details
2/29/2016KeyCorpDowngradeOutperform -> Overweight$45.83 -> $45.83View Rating Details
1/24/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$62.00 -> $59.00View Rating Details
12/22/2015MacquarieLower Price TargetNeutral$47.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details
11/24/2015BB&T Corp.Initiated CoverageBuy$50.00View Rating Details
10/19/2015S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingStrong-BuyView Rating Details
4/14/2015Clarkson CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$55.00View Rating Details
1/23/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$55.00 -> $52.00View Rating Details
11/18/2014BMO Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/29/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Nucor Corp. (NYSE:NUE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/21/2016Q216$0.70$0.73$4.49 billion$4.25 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/21/2016Q116$0.27$0.22$3.63 billion$3.72 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q415$0.23$0.46$3.68 billion$3.46 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q315$0.49$0.71$4.48 billion$4.23 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215$0.25$0.39$4.58 billion$4.36 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$0.14$0.21$4.74 billion$4.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2015Q414$0.60$0.65$5.37 billion$5.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.71$0.76$5.37 billion$5.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.40$0.46$5.21 billion$5.29 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.37$0.35$4.84 billion$5.11 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2014Q413$0.40$0.53$4.78 billion$4.90 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2013Q313$0.39$0.46$4.77 billion$4.94 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2013Q2 2013$0.30$0.27$4.65 billion$4.67 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2013Q1 2013$0.25$0.26$4.61 billion$4.55 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2013Q4 2012$0.31$0.43$4.55 billion$4.45 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/18/2012$0.42$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2012$0.38$0.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2012$0.39$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2012$0.27$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/20/2011$0.53$0.57ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2011$0.81$0.94ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2011$0.36$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2011($0.10)($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Nucor Corp. (NYSE:NUE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.75 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.22 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.23$0.32$0.29
Q2 20163$0.58$0.70$0.65
Q3 20164$0.74$1.15$0.92
Q4 20163$0.27$0.98$0.62
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Nucor Corp. (NYSE:NUE)
Annual Dividend:$1.50
Dividend Yield:3.03%
Payout Ratio:102.04% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
54.55% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
46.58% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:0.70% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Nucor Corp. (NYSE:NUE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Nucor Corp. (NYSE:NUE)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/28/2016James D FriasCFOSell9,000$53.14$478,260.00View SEC Filing  
7/27/2016John J FerriolaChairmanSell12,128$54.12$656,367.36View SEC Filing  
7/25/2016James R DarseyInsiderSell71,465$52.45$3,748,339.25View SEC Filing  
4/29/2016Robert J StratmanEVPSell52,631$49.90$2,626,286.90View SEC Filing  
4/28/2016D. Chad UtermarkEVPSell2,050$50.65$103,832.50View SEC Filing  
2/22/2016Raymond S Napolitan JrEVPSell7,000$39.94$279,580.00View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016Christopher J. KearneyDirectorBuy5,000$40.14$200,700.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2016John J. FerriolaCEOSell12,003$39.86$478,439.58View SEC Filing  
2/1/2016James D FriasCFOSell4,579$38.78$177,573.62View SEC Filing  
4/28/2015Gregory HayesDirectorBuy4,050$49.49$200,434.50View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014James DarseyEVPSell26,791$51.97$1,392,328.27View SEC Filing  
4/30/2014Ladd HallEVPSell19,573$51.63$1,010,553.99View SEC Filing  
3/3/2014Peter BrowningDirectorSell5,674$49.66$281,770.84View SEC Filing  
10/21/2013Robert J StratmanEVPSell15,397$51.37$790,943.89View SEC Filing  
2/4/2013Peter C BrowningDirectorSell1,200$46.09$55,308.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Nucor Corp. (NYSE:NUE)
DateHeadline logoNucor Takes Over #281 Spot From CenturyLink (NYSE:NUE) - August 29 at 6:19 PM logoNucor Corporation : Shorts Decreased by 9.69% After Short Covering (NYSE:NUE) - August 27 at 5:53 PM logo3 Beaten-Up Dividend Aristocrats: Are They Bargains? (NYSE:NUE) - August 27 at 10:50 AM
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News IconSteel & Iron: Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) Position of the day (NYSE:NUE) - August 20 at 10:36 AM logoNucor (NUE) Shares Cross 3% Yield Mark - Nasdaq (NYSE:NUE) - August 19 at 6:27 PM logoNucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) Boasts Rating Of 2.27 (NYSE:NUE) - August 18 at 6:42 PM logoNUCOR CORP Financials (NYSE:NUE) - August 17 at 6:47 PM logoYou'll Be Surprised at the Size of Nucor's War Chest (NYSE:NUE) - August 17 at 1:58 PM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) from Steel & Iron (NYSE:NUE) - August 17 at 9:36 AM logoWhy Janus Thinks Ignoring Inflation Is a Mistake (NYSE:NUE) - August 16 at 6:40 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Nucor Corp. : August 16, 2016 (NYSE:NUE) - August 16 at 6:40 PM logoNucor Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NUE-US : August 15, 2016 (NYSE:NUE) - August 15 at 8:45 AM logoFriday Sector Laggards: Materials, Industrial (NYSE:NUE) - August 12 at 6:40 PM
News IconUpdate on Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) for the day (NYSE:NUE) - August 12 at 6:40 PM logoNUCOR CORP Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSE:NUE) - August 10 at 6:58 PM
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News IconIs Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE), a large market cap stock a smart buy? (NYSE:NUE) - August 8 at 6:45 PM logoChinese Steel Exports Remain High despite Friction (NYSE:NUE) - August 8 at 11:13 AM logoStrong Sell Calls For Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) At 1 - Investor Newswire (NYSE:NUE) - August 7 at 6:09 PM logoNucor Is Leading Where It Counts: in the Margins (NYSE:NUE) - August 6 at 11:36 PM
News IconLeading stocks in today’s market: Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) (NYSE:NUE) - August 5 at 6:46 PM logoU.S. locks in hot-rolled steel dumping duties on seven countries (NYSE:NUE) - August 5 at 6:46 PM
News IconA look at a High Market Cap Stock: Nucor Corporation, NUE – The ... - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:NUE) - August 5 at 9:39 AM logoEdited Transcript of NUE earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jan-15 7:00pm GMT (NYSE:NUE) - August 4 at 6:58 PM logoAnalyst Rating Update on Nucor Corporation (NUE) – Trade Calls - Trade Calls (NYSE:NUE) - August 4 at 9:43 AM
News IconHow has Nucor Corporation:(NYSE:NUE) performed recently? - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:NUE) - August 3 at 6:55 PM logoTufton Capital Management Lowers stake in Nucor Corporation (NUE) - Trade Calls (NYSE:NUE) - August 3 at 6:55 PM logoWhat Will Drive Volumes for Cliffs’ US Division in 2016 and Beyond? (NYSE:NUE) - August 3 at 9:49 AM logoNucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) Cash Balance At $2039.469 Millions - Stocks Daily (NYSE:NUE) - July 31 at 10:35 AM logoU.S. Steel Misses 2Q16 Revenues, but Markets Don’t Care (NYSE:NUE) - July 29 at 9:06 AM logoContrarian Options Traders Spy New Highs For Nucor As Steel Stocks Show Strength (NYSE:NUE) - July 28 at 6:48 PM
News IconAnalyst Cove rage Update on Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:NUE) - July 28 at 9:44 AM logoNucor Is on the Verge of a Long-Term Breakout (NYSE:NUE) - July 28 at 8:54 AM logoNucor Corporation (NUE) Pops 2.52% for July 26 - (NYSE:NUE) - July 27 at 6:52 PM logoInsiders Selling, Short Interest Growing Nucor Corporation Common Stock (NYSE:NUE) (NYSE:NUE) - July 26 at 6:51 PM
News IconExecutive Vice President of Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE), Napolitan Raymond S Jr, sells 10,000 shares worth $523,899 (NYSE:NUE) - July 26 at 6:51 PM logoTrade and Outsourcing Remain Hot Topics For Investors (NYSE:NUE) - July 26 at 3:27 PM logoJim Cramer Says Companies Like 3M, Nucor and Caterpillar Need World Trade (NYSE:NUE) - July 26 at 11:34 AM logoNucor Looks to Contract Resets to Further Improve Performance (NYSE:NUE) - July 26 at 9:05 AM logoNucor Corporation (NUE) Shares are Down -6.97% - Trade Calls (NYSE:NUE) - July 25 at 6:40 PM logoHow Do Steel Industry Indicators Look amid 2Q16 Earnings Season? (NYSE:NUE) - July 25 at 5:03 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Nucor Corp. : July 25, 2016 (NYSE:NUE) - July 25 at 1:01 PM logoBerenberg Cuts Rating On Nucor Corporation Common Stock (NUE) To “Hold” (NYSE:NUE) - July 25 at 11:00 AM


Nucor Corp. (NYSE:NUE) Chart for Monday, August, 29, 2016

Last Updated on 8/29/2016 by Staff