Cameco Corp Company Profile (TSE:CCO)

About Cameco Corp (TSE:CCO)

Cameco Corp logoCameco Corporation (Cameco) is a uranium producer. The Company is primarily engaged in the exploration for and the development, mining, refining, conversion, fabrication and trading of uranium for sale as fuel for generating electricity in nuclear power reactors in Canada and other countries. The Company operates through three segments: uranium, fuel services and NUKEM. The uranium segment involves the exploration for, mining, milling, purchase and sale of uranium concentrate. The fuel services segment involves the refining, conversion and fabrication of uranium concentrate, and the purchase and sale of conversion services. The NUKEM segment acts as a market intermediary between uranium producers and nuclear-electric utilities. Cameco conducts a portion of its exploration, development, mining and milling activities through joint operations located around the world. Cameco's Canadian uranium joint operation interests are McArthur River, Key Lake and Cigar Lake.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Industrial Metals & Minerals
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:CCO
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: C$4.47 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 395,792,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$12.00
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$12.76
  • 52 Week Range: C$9.93 - C$17.65
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 2.08
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$2.42 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.85
  • Book Value: C$13.00 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.87
  • Dividend Yield: 3.2%
  • EBITDA: C$674.29 million
  • Net Margins: -0.35%
  • Return on Equity: -0.12%
  • Return on Assets: -0.08%
  • Average Volume: 983,684 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 4.9

Frequently Asked Questions for Cameco Corp (TSE:CCO)

What is Cameco Corp's stock symbol?

Cameco Corp trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "CCO."

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

Cameco Corp declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 28th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 29th will be given a dividend of 0.10 per share on Friday, October 13th. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.54%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 28th. View Cameco Corp's Dividend History.

How were Cameco Corp's earnings last quarter?

Cameco Corp (TSE:CCO) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 27th. The company reported ($0.11) EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.14) by $0.03. The firm earned $469.74 million during the quarter. Cameco Corp had a negative net margin of 0.35% and a negative return on equity of 0.12%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned ($0.14) EPS. View Cameco Corp's Earnings History.

When will Cameco Corp make its next earnings announcement?

Cameco Corp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, October, 27th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Cameco Corp.

Where is Cameco Corp's stock going? Where will Cameco Corp's stock price be in 2017?

5 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Cameco Corp's shares. Their predictions range from C$10.00 to C$18.00. On average, they anticipate Cameco Corp's share price to reach C$15.07 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Cameco Corp.

Who are some of Cameco Corp's key competitors?

Who are Cameco Corp's key executives?

Cameco Corp's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Neil McMillan, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Timothy S. Gitzel, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Grant E. Isaac, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Brian A. Reilly, Chief Operating Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Sean Quinn, Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, Corporate Secretary
  • Alice Louise Wong, Senior Vice President, Chief Corporate Officer
  • Donald H. F. Deranger, Director
  • Ian D. Bruce, Independent Director
  • Daniel Camus, Independent Director
  • John Henry Clappison CPA, Independent Director

How do I buy Cameco Corp stock?

Shares of Cameco Corp and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

What is Cameco Corp's stock price today?

One share of Cameco Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$11.29.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Cameco Corp (TSE CCO)
Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  233 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  232 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  465
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Cameco Corp and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Cameco Corp (TSE:CCO) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: C$15.07
Consensus Price Target History for Cameco Corp (TSE:CCO)
Price Target History for Cameco Corp (TSE:CCO)
Analysts' Ratings History for Cameco Corp (TSE:CCO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/28/2017ScotiabankBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$14.00 -> C$14.50View Rating Details
7/28/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$16.00 -> C$17.00View Rating Details
7/18/2017CSFBLower Price TargetC$13.50 -> C$10.00View Rating Details
5/2/2017TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuyC$18.00 -> C$17.00View Rating Details
5/1/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperformC$18.00View Rating Details
2/13/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Boost Price TargetC$14.00 -> C$15.00View Rating Details
11/3/2016CIBCLower Price TargetC$22.00 -> C$14.00View Rating Details
8/8/2016Dundee SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyC$17.50View Rating Details
8/3/2016Paradigm CapitalLower Price TargetBuyC$25.50 -> C$19.50View Rating Details
4/28/2016Cantor FitzgeraldLower Price TargetBuyC$20.00 -> C$19.90View Rating Details
4/8/2016Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetC$21.00 -> C$20.00View Rating Details
4/4/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Lower Price TargetC$25.00 -> C$22.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Cameco Corp (TSE:CCO)
Earnings by Quarter for Cameco Corp (TSE:CCO)
Earnings History by Quarter for Cameco Corp (TSE CCO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2017C$0.11N/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2017Q2 17C($0.14)C($0.11)C$469.74 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014C$0.15C$0.20C$531.13 millionC$502.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014C$0.08C$0.09C$456.05 millionC$419.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Cameco Corp (TSE:CCO)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.80
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.08$0.08$0.08
Q2 20171$0.14$0.14$0.14
Q3 20171$0.20$0.20$0.20
Q4 20171$0.38$0.38$0.38
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History by Quarter for Cameco Corp (TSE CCO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Cameco Corp (TSE:CCO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Cameco Corp (TSE:CCO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Cameco Corp (TSE:CCO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/3/2017Heidi Lynn ShockeyInsiderBuy1,266C$14.61C$18,496.26
3/3/2017James Allan DobchukDirectorBuy1,470C$14.61C$21,476.70
8/8/2016Tim Scott GitzelInsiderBuy7,800C$12.69C$98,982.00
3/3/2016Lynn Debra Mcnally-PowerInsiderBuy252C$16.81C$4,236.88
3/2/2016Robert Albert SteaneInsiderBuy16,167C$16.78C$271,227.29
3/1/2016James Richard CurtissDirectorSell6,165C$12.26C$75,566.87
2/16/2016Tim Scott GitzelInsiderBuy10,000C$15.85C$158,500.00
9/24/2015George Bernard AssieInsiderBuy1,000C$12.21C$12,209.60
5/6/2015John ClappisonDirectorSell1,200C$20.01C$24,012.00
11/13/2014Robert Albert SteaneInsiderBuy10,000C$21.73C$217,300.00
11/6/2014Catherine GignacDirectorBuy2,100C$18.95C$39,795.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Cameco Corp (TSE:CCO)
Latest Headlines for Cameco Corp (TSE:CCO)
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Cameco Corp (CCO) Chart for Friday, October, 20, 2017

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