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Cameco (CCO) Competitors

C$70.73
-0.73 (-1.02%)
(As of 05:17 PM ET)

CCO vs. NXE, DML, EFR, FCU, ISO, URE, URC, LAM, FUU, and MGA

Should you be buying Cameco stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Cameco include NexGen Energy (NXE), Denison Mines (DML), Energy Fuels (EFR), Fission Uranium (FCU), IsoEnergy (ISO), Ur-Energy (URE), Uranium Royalty (URC), Laramide Resources (LAM), F3 Uranium (FUU), and Mega Uranium (MGA). These companies are all part of the "uranium" industry.

Cameco vs.

Cameco (TSE:CCO) and NexGen Energy (TSE:NXE) are both energy companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, media sentiment, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, community ranking and profitability.

74.9% of Cameco shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 52.4% of NexGen Energy shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.2% of Cameco shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 8.2% of NexGen Energy shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Cameco received 714 more outperform votes than NexGen Energy when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 72.98% of users gave Cameco an outperform vote while only 58.06% of users gave NexGen Energy an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
CamecoOutperform Votes
732
72.98%
Underperform Votes
271
27.02%
NexGen EnergyOutperform Votes
18
58.06%
Underperform Votes
13
41.94%

Cameco has a beta of 0.93, meaning that its stock price is 7% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, NexGen Energy has a beta of 1.82, meaning that its stock price is 82% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Cameco has higher revenue and earnings than NexGen Energy. NexGen Energy is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Cameco, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
CamecoC$2.53B12.28C$234.82MC$0.54132.33
NexGen EnergyN/AN/AC$52.85MC$0.1188.45

In the previous week, NexGen Energy had 1 more articles in the media than Cameco. MarketBeat recorded 4 mentions for NexGen Energy and 3 mentions for Cameco. Cameco's average media sentiment score of 0.53 beat NexGen Energy's score of 0.52 indicating that Cameco is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Cameco
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
NexGen Energy
2 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Cameco has a net margin of 9.27% compared to NexGen Energy's net margin of 0.00%. NexGen Energy's return on equity of 6.33% beat Cameco's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Cameco9.27% 3.89% 1.92%
NexGen Energy N/A 6.33%-6.44%

Cameco currently has a consensus target price of C$77.44, indicating a potential upside of 8.37%. NexGen Energy has a consensus target price of C$13.28, indicating a potential upside of 36.50%. Given NexGen Energy's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe NexGen Energy is more favorable than Cameco.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Cameco
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
7 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.13
NexGen Energy
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.17

Summary

Cameco beats NexGen Energy on 11 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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CCO vs. The Competition

MetricCamecoUranium IndustryEnergy SectorTSE Exchange
Market CapC$31.06BC$2.50BC$3.57BC$5.18B
Dividend Yield0.17%3.07%7.10%5.57%
P/E Ratio132.3344.42206.0923.13
Price / Sales12.2821,405.1523,439.582,121.12
Price / Cash9.5117.1466.6179.25
Price / Book5.082.451.463.35
Net IncomeC$234.82MC$43.32MC$420.88MC$285.87M
7 Day Performance0.24%0.50%0.33%-0.50%
1 Month Performance-2.58%-11.36%-4.76%-4.28%
1 Year Performance73.15%44.38%16.00%25.58%

Cameco Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
NXE
NexGen Energy
2.1229 of 5 stars
C$9.68
+0.2%
C$13.28
+37.2%
+54.9%C$5.42BN/A88.0077
DML
Denison Mines
0.5026 of 5 stars
C$2.89
+1.8%
C$3.14
+8.7%
+72.3%C$2.58BC$3.67M36.1365
EFR
Energy Fuels
1.8564 of 5 stars
C$8.41
+2.1%
C$15.00
+78.4%
-0.8%C$1.38BC$43.74M-76.45147News Coverage
Positive News
FCU
Fission Uranium
0.677 of 5 stars
C$1.08
+2.9%
C$1.75
+62.0%
+60.9%C$909.78MN/A-114.0017
ISO
IsoEnergy
0 of 5 stars
C$3.96
+4.5%
C$6.50
+64.1%
+32.0%C$707.10MN/A-23.292,021
URE
Ur-Energy
0 of 5 stars
C$1.99
flat
N/A+45.3%C$560.44MC$11.23M-7.9679
URC
Uranium Royalty
2.0091 of 5 stars
C$3.39
+3.4%
C$6.75
+99.1%
N/AC$407.58MC$44.33M67.8013Analyst Revision
LAM
Laramide Resources
0 of 5 stars
C$0.80
+8.1%
N/A+95.0%C$199.09MC$1,575.00-80.008
FUU
F3 Uranium
0.5541 of 5 stars
C$0.35
+1.4%
N/A+0.0%C$165.69MN/A-13.33N/AAnalyst Forecast
News Coverage
MGA
Mega Uranium
0 of 5 stars
C$0.36
+2.9%
N/A+57.1%C$130.59MN/A17.751Gap Down

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This page (TSE:CCO) was last updated on 6/21/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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