Quarterly Financial Watch for CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF)


Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF) reported sales (ttm) of 3.72 Billion, whereas, 9 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 1109 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 1166.31 million and lower end at 1038.4 million while the year ago reported sale was 1239 million.

9 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter ending Aug 1, 2017- Aug 7, 2017, analysts estimated mean sale target of 858.12 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 905.2 million and 787.44 million respectively.

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending May 03 AMC at 0.05, whereas, 15 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 0.1. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 0.24 and lower end at -0.09 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.94.

The company has mean EPS estimate of -0.22 reported by 15 number of analyst for the quarter ending Aug 1, 2017- Aug 7, 2017. The analysts estimated mean EPS at -0.22 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at -0.05 and -0.38 respectively. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 0.5. EPS long term mean growth rate estimated by 1 analysts is at 47.86%, whereas, the high and low Long term growth rate estimated at 47.86 and 47.86.

Valuation Ratios of CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF) versus the Industry and Sector:

Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF) currently has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 0 while the company’s industry has 24.5 P/E and the sector P/E is 37.43. Similarly, the company’s last 5 years high P/E ratio is 13.77 and low P/E is 7.11, whereas, the industry’s and sector’s  high P/E for the past year is 27.98 and 147.79 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 10.33 for the industry and 14.71 for the Sector.

Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, CF has Beta of 1.19 while its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 1.06 and 0.87 respectively.

Price to Sale ratio of CF stands at 1.72 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 1.95. Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 12.24, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 17.23 and 13.93 respectively.

5 Year Growth Rate Analysis:

Growth rates are very important while analyzing the long term growth and valuation of a certain company.

5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF) stands at -9.58 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at 10.37 and 2.14 respectively. The company’s 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at 0 and 54.99.

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF) Trading Statistics:

The company declined -0.18% and closed its last trading session at $27.46. The market capitalization of the company is at $6.49 Billion. The stock touched 52-week High of $36.46 on 01/25/17 and 52-week Low of $19.86 on 08/04/16. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 3.02% and Monthly Volatility of 3.23%. The Beta for the company stands at 1.22 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 0.89.