NYSE:NUE - Nucor Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$62.38 +0.62 (+1.00 %)
(As of 08/19/2018 03:49 PM ET)
Previous Close$62.38
Today's Range$60.93 - $62.60
52-Week Range$51.67 - $70.48
Volume2.16 million shs
Average Volume2.60 million shs
Market Capitalization$20.07 billion
P/E Ratio17.77
Dividend Yield2.49%
Beta1.57
Nucor logoNucor 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; hollow structural section steel tubing, steel electrical conduit, plate steel, and structural steel products; bar steel products, such as blooms, billets, concrete reinforcing and merchant bars, wire rods, and special bar quality; and tubular and plate steel products. This segment sells its products to steel service centers, fabricators, and manufacturers in automotive, energy, agricultural, heavy equipment, and transportation sectors. The Steel Products segment produces steel joists and joist girders, steel decks, fabricated concrete reinforcing and cold finished steel products, steel fasteners, metal building systems, steel gratings and expanded metal, and wire and wire mesh products to general contractors, fabricators, distributors, and manufacturers. Its products are used by contractors in constructing highways, bridges, reservoirs, utilities, hospitals, schools, airports, stadiums, and high-rise buildings. The Raw Materials segment produces direct reduced iron; processes ferrous and nonferrous metals; brokers ferrous and nonferrous metals, pig iron, hot briquetted iron; supplies ferro-alloys; and processes ferrous and nonferrous scrap metal, as well as engages in the natural gas drilling operations. This segment sells its ferrous scrap to electric arc furnace steel mills and foundries for use in manufacturing process; and nonferrous scrap metal to aluminum can producers, secondary aluminum smelters, steel mills and other processors, and consumers of various nonferrous metals. The company offers its products through its in-house sales forces; and internal distribution and trading companies. The company was founded in 1940 and is based in Charlotte, North Carolina.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Blast furnaces & steel mills
Sub-IndustrySteel
SectorBasic Materials
SymbolNYSE:NUE
CUSIP67034610
Phone704-366-7000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.43
Current Ratio3.05
Quick Ratio1.55

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio17.77
Forward P/E Ratio8.37
P/E Growth0.71

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$20.25 billion
Price / Sales0.97
Cash Flow$5.7440 per share
Price / Cash10.86
Book Value$28.58 per share
Price / Book2.18

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.51
Net Income$1.32 billion
Net Margins7.58%
Return on Equity16.22%
Return on Assets9.10%

Miscellaneous

Employees25,100
Outstanding Shares316,340,000
Market Cap$20.07 billion

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, June 7th. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.38 per share on Friday, August 10th. This represents a $1.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 28th. View Nucor's Dividend History.

How were Nucor's earnings last quarter?

Nucor Co. (NYSE:NUE) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 19th. The basic materials company reported $2.07 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $2.10 by $0.03. The basic materials company had revenue of $6.46 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $6.47 billion. Nucor had a net margin of 7.58% and a return on equity of 16.22%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 24.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $1.00 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 Thursday, October, 18th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Nucor.

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

Nucor updated its second quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, June, 14th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.05-2.10 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.70.

What price target have analysts set for NUE?

12 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Nucor's stock. Their predictions range from $56.04 to $80.00. On average, they anticipate Nucor's stock price to reach $71.0867 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.0% 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 4 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Nucor.

Who are some of Nucor's key competitors?

Who are Nucor's key executives?

Nucor's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John J. Ferriola, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 65)
  • Mr. James D. Frias, CFO, Treasurer & Exec. VP (Age 61)
  • Mr. Ladd R. Hall, Exec. VP of Flat-Rolled Products (Age 61)
  • Mr. R. Joseph Stratman, Chief Digital Officer & Exec. VP (Age 61)
  • Mr. Michael D. Keller, VP, Corp. Controller & Principal Accounting Officer

Has Nucor been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about NUE stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Nucor earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.05 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the basic materials company an impact score of 48.46 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for Nucor.

Who are Nucor's major shareholders?

Nucor's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.02%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.51%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.47%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.41%), Morgan Stanley (0.86%) and FMR LLC (0.83%). 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 FMR LLC, PointState Capital LP, Voya Investment Management LLC, Millennium Management LLC, OLD Republic International Corp, Nomura Holdings Inc., Morgan Stanley and United Services Automobile Association. Company insiders that have sold Nucor company stock in the last year 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 Insider Buying and Selling for Nucor.

Which institutional investors are buying Nucor stock?

NUE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including KBC Group NV, Ashler Capital LLC, Luminus Management LLC, MUFG Securities EMEA plc, Stevens Capital Management LP, Foundry Partners LLC, Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. and Bridgewater Associates LP. 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Nucor's stock price today?

One share of NUE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $62.38.

How big of a company is Nucor?

Nucor has a market capitalization of $20.07 billion and generates $20.25 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $1.32 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.51 on an earnings per share basis. Nucor employs 25,100 workers across the globe.

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:  535 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  484 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,019
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 8/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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