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Nucor Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:NUE)

$52.68
+2.47 (+4.92 %)
(As of 10/13/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$51.10
Now: $52.68
$52.99
50-Day Range
$46.95
MA: $50.34
$54.17
52-Week Range
$46.10
Now: $52.68
$64.48
Volume2.89 million shs
Average Volume2.33 million shs
Market Capitalization$15.97 billion
P/E Ratio6.91
Dividend Yield3.19%
Beta1.63
Nucor Corporation manufactures and sells steel and steel products in the United States and internationally. It operates in three segments: Steel Mills, Steel Products, and Raw Materials. The Steel Mills segment produces hot-rolled, cold-rolled, and galvanized sheet steel products; plate steel products; wide-flange beams, beam blanks, and H-piling and sheet piling products; bar steel products, such as blooms, billets, concrete reinforcing and merchant bars, and special bar quality products. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Blast furnaces & steel mills
Sub-IndustrySteel
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIP67034610
Phone704-366-7000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$25.07 billion
Cash Flow$10.49 per share
Book Value$32.50 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.36 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees26,300
Market Cap$15.97 billion
Next Earnings Date10/22/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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Nucor (NYSE:NUE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Nucor's stock symbol?

Nucor trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NUE."

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

Nucor declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 5th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 27th will be paid a dividend of $0.40 per share on Friday, November 8th. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.04%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 26th. View Nucor's Dividend History.

How will Nucor's stock buyback program work?

Nucor announced that its board has initiated a stock buyback program on Thursday, September 6th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $2,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 10% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are typically a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Nucor's earnings last quarter?

Nucor Co. (NYSE:NUE) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 18th. The basic materials company reported $1.26 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.25 by $0.01. The basic materials company earned $5.90 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $6 billion. Nucor had a return on equity of 21.65% and a net margin of 8.84%. The firm's revenue was down 8.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $2.07 earnings per share. View Nucor's Earnings History.

When is Nucor's next earnings date?

Nucor is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 22nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Nucor.

How can I listen to Nucor's earnings call?

Nucor will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, October 22nd at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What guidance has Nucor issued on next quarter's earnings?

Nucor issued an update on its third quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Monday, September, 16th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.75-0.80 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.06.

What price target have analysts set for NUE?

12 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Nucor's stock. Their forecasts range from $46.00 to $70.00. On average, they anticipate Nucor's stock price to reach $59.63 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Nucor.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Nucor?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Nucor in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Nucor.

Has Nucor been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about NUE stock has been trending negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Nucor earned a media sentiment score of -2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the basic materials company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Nucor.

Are investors shorting Nucor?

Nucor saw a increase in short interest in September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 8,370,000 shares, an increase of 18.4% from the August 30th total of 7,070,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,070,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.0 days. Currently, 2.8% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Nucor's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Nucor's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Nucor own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Nucor investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Home Depot (HD), Alibaba Group (BABA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Walt Disney (DIS), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Bank of America (BAC), AT&T (T), Micron Technology (MU) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ).

Who are Nucor's key executives?

Nucor's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John J. Ferriola, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 66)
  • Mr. James D. Frias, CFO, Treasurer & Exec. VP (Age 62)
  • Mr. Ladd R. Hall, Exec. VP of Flat-Rolled Products (Age 62)
  • Mr. R. Joseph Stratman, Chief Digital Officer & Exec. VP (Age 62)
  • Mr. Raymond S. Napolitan Jr., P.E, Exec. VP of Engineered Bar Products (Age 61)

Who are Nucor's major shareholders?

Nucor's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Berkshire Asset Management LLC PA (0.10%), Park National Corp OH (0.04%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.04%), Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.03%), Grassi Investment Management (0.03%) and Gulf International Bank UK Ltd (0.02%). Company insiders that own Nucor stock include D Chad Utermark, David A Sumoski, James D Frias, John J Ferriola, Ladd R Hall, Leon J Topalian, Raymond S Napolitan Jr, Robert J Stratman and Victoria F Haynes. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Nucor.

Which institutional investors are selling Nucor stock?

NUE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lau Associates LLC, Pacer Advisors Inc., First Financial Bank Trust Division, Cerebellum GP LLC, Berkshire Asset Management LLC PA, Delphi Management Inc. MA, Bremer Bank National Association and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Nucor company stock in the last year include John J Ferriola, Ladd R Hall, Leon J Topalian, Raymond S Napolitan Jr and Victoria F Haynes. View Insider Buying and Selling for Nucor.

Which institutional investors are buying Nucor stock?

NUE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Park National Corp OH, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Butensky & Cohen Financial Security Inc., Douglass Winthrop Advisors LLC, North Star Investment Management Corp., Cerebellum GP LLC and Arden Trust Co. View Insider Buying and Selling for Nucor.

How do I buy shares of Nucor?

Shares of NUE 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Nucor's stock price today?

One share of NUE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $52.68.

How big of a company is Nucor?

Nucor has a market capitalization of $15.97 billion and generates $25.07 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $2.36 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.62 on an earnings per share basis. Nucor employs 26,300 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Nucor.

What is Nucor's official website?

The official website for Nucor is http://www.nucor.com/.

How can I contact Nucor?

Nucor's mailing address is 1915 REXFORD ROAD, CHARLOTTE NC, 28211. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 704-366-7000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Nucor (NYSE NUE)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  610 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  557 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,167
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Nucor and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NUE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NUE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/13/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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