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CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF) set a new 52-week high on Thursday, Stock Ratings News reports. The company traded as high as $241.66 and last traded at $238.90, with a volume of 942,236 shares. The stock had previously closed at $233.56.

A number of research firms have recently commented on CF. Analysts at BMO Capital Markets raised their price target on shares of CF Industries Holdings from $194.00 to $215.00 in a research note to investors on Friday, December 20th. Separately, analysts at Macquarie initiated coverage on shares of CF Industries Holdings in a research note to investors on Tuesday, December 17th. They set a “neutral” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at Barclays raised their price target on shares of CF Industries Holdings from $246.00 to $260.00 in a research note to investors on Friday, December 6th. They now have an “overweight” rating on the stock. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have assigned a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $232.76.

CF Industries Holdings has a 52 week low of $169.33 and a 52 week high of $239.40. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $226. and a 200-day moving average of $204.9. The company has a market cap of $13.754 billion and a P/E ratio of 8.82.

CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF) last released its earnings data on Tuesday, November 5th. The company reported $4.07 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate of $3.97 by $0.10. The company had revenue of $1.10 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.14 billion. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $6.35 earnings per share. CF Industries Holdings’s revenue was down 19.3% compared to the same quarter last year. Analysts expect that CF Industries Holdings will post $23.16 EPS for the current fiscal year.

CF Industries Holdings, Inc is a manufacturer and distributor of nitrogen and phosphate fertilizer products worldwide.

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