NYSE:NUE - Nucor Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $66.28 +1.61 (+2.49 %) (As of 07/20/2018 02:25 PM ET)Previous Close$65.25Today's Range$64.91 - $66.4552-Week Range$51.67 - $70.48Volume175,166 shsAverage Volume1.76 million shsMarket Capitalization$20.87 billionP/E Ratio18.70Dividend Yield2.32%Beta1.56 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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; 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. Receive NUE News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for NUE and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Blast furnaces & steel mills Sub-IndustrySteel SectorBasic Materials SymbolNYSE:NUE CUSIP67034610 Webwww.nucor.com Phone704-366-7000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.35 Current Ratio2.49 Quick Ratio1.18 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio18.70 Forward P/E Ratio9.24 P/E Growth0.76 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$20.25 billion Price / Sales1.04 Cash Flow$5.9020 per share Price / Cash11.23 Book Value$28.58 per share Price / Book2.32 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.51 Net Income$1.32 billion Net Margins6.33% Return on Equity12.94% Return on Assets7.20% Miscellaneous Employees25,100 Outstanding Shares318,100,000Market Cap$20,870.32 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. Investors 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 2.29%. 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) announced its earnings results on Thursday, July, 19th. The basic materials company reported $2.07 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.10 by $0.03. The basic materials company had revenue of $6.46 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $6.47 billion. Nucor had a return on equity of 12.94% and a net margin of 6.33%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 24.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $1.00 EPS. 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 issued an update on 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 earnings per share estimate of $1.70. What price target have analysts set for NUE? 12 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Nucor's stock. Their predictions range from $56.04 to $80.00. On average, they expect Nucor's stock price to reach $70.5491 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings 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 5 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." Who are some of Nucor's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Nucor include ArcelorMittal (MT), POSCO (PKX), Tenaris (TS), SUMITOMO Corp/S (SSUMY), Steel Dynamics (STLD), EVRAZ (EVRZF), Ternium (TX), United States Steel (X), APERAM/SH N Y REGISTRY SH (APEMY), Carpenter Technology (CRS), Commercial Metals (CMC), AK Steel (AKS), USINAS SIDERURG/S (USNZY), SunCoke Energy (SXC) and Timkensteel (TMST). 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, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Nucor earned a news sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the basic materials company an impact score of 46.52 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are Nucor's major shareholders? Nucor's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. (0.12%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.11%), KAMES CAPITAL plc (0.10%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.10%), Berkshire Asset Management LLC PA (0.09%) and Huntington National Bank (0.08%). Company insiders that own Nucor stock include D Chad Utermark, David A Sumoski, James D Frias, James R Darsey, 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 major investors are selling Nucor stock? NUE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Hartford Investment Management Co., Atria Investments LLC, Park National Corp OH, Oakbrook Investments LLC, Argus Investors Counsel Inc. and NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V.. 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 major investors are buying Nucor stock? NUE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Foundry Partners LLC, Retirement Systems of Alabama, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Huntington National Bank, KAMES CAPITAL plc, CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp, Howard Capital Management Inc. and Fisher Asset Management LLC. 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 $66.28. How big of a company is Nucor? Nucor has a market capitalization of $20.87 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 512 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 459 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 971MarketBeat'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 7/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the Book Value of a Share?