CF Industries Holdings Inc. (CF) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $1.00
CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF) announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, January 31st, Analyst Ratings Network reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 14th will be paid a dividend of 1.00 per share on Friday, February 28th. This represents a $4.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.73%.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on CF shares. Analysts at Susquehanna raised their price target on shares of CF Industries Holdings from $260.00 to $270.00 in a research note to investors on Tuesday. They now have a “positive” rating on the stock. On the ratings front, analysts at BGC Financial upgraded shares of CF Industries Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note to investors on Tuesday, January 21st. Finally, 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. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have given a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $231.80.
CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF) traded down 0.74% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $230.86. The stock had a trading volume of 739,499 shares. CF Industries Holdings has a 1-year low of $169.33 and a 1-year high of $249.10. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $234.8 and its 200-day moving average is $211.. The company has a market cap of $13.231 billion and a P/E ratio of 8.79.
CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November 5th. The company reported $4.07 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters 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 $23.18 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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