CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) has a 1 Year Target Estimate of $26.63. The stock traded with the volume of 6.44 Million in the last trading session. CF Industries Holdings, Inc. opened at $27.98 and closed by showing an increase of 5.5%. The Bid price in the last session was $28.96 x 100 and the Ask price was $29.19 x 200. (The ask price is what sellers are willing to take for it. If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. The difference (or spread) goes to the broker/specialist that handles the transaction).
CF Industries Holdings, Inc. has the Market Capitalization of 6.75 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $46.67 and 52-Week Low of $20.77 and it touched its 52-week high on Dec 3, 2015 and 52-Week Low on Aug 4, 2016.
CF Industries Holdings, Inc. reported its last Earnings on Nov 02 AMC where the company reported Actual EPS of $0.13/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $-0.03/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was $0.16/share. This represented an Earnings Surprise of 533.3%. The company will report its next earnings on Feb 15 – Feb 20 (Est.).
Some analyst provided their insight on Growth Estimates; CF Industries Holdings, Inc. has the Current Quarter Earnings Growth rate of -106.6%. The Next Quarter growth is expected to be -82.5%. In the past 5 years, the stock has earnings growth rate of -18.92% per annum while the Upcoming 5 year’s earnings growth rate is expected to be -7.13% per annum.
18 number of analysts also provided their insight on CF Industries Holdings, Inc., where the Average Price Target for the stock is $26.63. They also projected Low Price Target as $21 while High Price Target is set at $36.
A number of analysts rated the stock as well: 1 analysts believe that the stock is a STRONG BUY while 7 reported it as Buy.10 analysts assigned a HOLD rating, 2 said it’s UNDERPERFORM and 0 say that this stock is a SELL.
CF Industries Holdings, Inc. annual Divided is 1.2 while it’s Dividend Yield is 4.15%. The stock has its Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 97.44 and Forward Price to Earnings ratio of 48.89. The company has its Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of 1.71 where Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 1.75, Price to Cash Per share (P/C) of 4.34 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) has a value of 0.
The company has its Return on Assets (ROA) of 0.5 Percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 1.7% and Return on Investment (ROI) displays a value of 8.3%.
The stock is currently trading at Distance from 20-Day simple moving Average of 8.65% whereas, Distance from 50-Day Simple moving average is 16.41 Percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 6.58 percent.
A look at performance overview of CF Industries Holdings, Inc. depicts that Performance (Week) is 1.94 percent while Performance Month is 21.91%. Quarterly performance shows a value of 12.58% and Half Year Performance value stands at 6.09%. Yearly performance of the stock has the value of -32.67 percent. CF Industries Holdings, Inc. has its YTD performance of -25.76 Percent. (YTD performance is the most important factor to consider; if YTD is negative, the stock is declining; if the YTD Performance value is Positive the stock is surging).
Many Insiders have done trades inside the company. The latest trade was made on 15 Aug 2016 where Director Arzbaecher (Robert C) did a transaction type “Buy” in which 21600 shares were traded at a price of $23.25. Another insider trade includes Officer Hoker (Richard A.) who also initiated a transaction in which 1112 shares were traded on 11 Aug 2016 as “Sell”. On 11 Aug 2016 Officer Jablow Spertus (Wendy S) traded 1307 shares as “Sell” at $22.35. Officer Frost (Bert A) Sell 3714 shares on 11 Aug 2016 at the price of $22.35.
The latest Upgrades/Downgrades was done by Research firm RBC Capital Mkts on 22-Nov-16 who Downgrade the stock from Sector Perform to Underperform. Other firms have also Upgraded/Downgraded the stock. On 6-Jun-16, Credit Agricole took an action “Upgrade” from Outperform to Buy. On 24-May-16, the stock was Downgrade to Underperform by BofA/Merrill.