CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) registered a 3.80% increase, still its new closing price is 80.90% up from the company’s 1 year high of 37.17.It posted 0.25% gains in previous 5 sessions and is now the subject of 11 analysts who together assign a hold rating on stock. 1 of Wall Street analysts have an underperform rating; the 0 sells versus 2 buy or better ratings. The 18 stock analysts following this company have an average price target at $31.60, with individual PT in the $23.00-$40.00 range. The shares moved at $36.63, implying that brokerage firms see shares gaining about 30.22% in twelve months time.
CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF) SEC Form 4 News
The stock is getting much attention these days as insiders are adding shares while they posted a 16.36% rise year to date. A Director at CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF) acquired shares in a transaction closed on Tuesday August 16, 2016. ARZBAECHER ROBERT C bought 21,600 shares in the company at $23.25 each and collected $502,000 in proceeds. ARZBAECHER ROBERT C now owns 90,993 shares in the company after this transaction. A Director in the company, ARZBAECHER ROBERT C, disclosed a transaction on Tuesday May 24, 2016 that ended up paying $485,000 from the purchase of 17,275 shares at $28.1 per share.
CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) Upcoming Results on Tap
CF Industries Holdings, Inc. will next provide financial results for the March 2017 quarter. Stock analysts expect it to report per-share earnings of $0.35 in that period. Sales during the quarter are predicted to arrive at $973.49 million.
Earnings surprise history: Last quarter, the company posted approximately $680 million in revenue and EPS of $0.13. The mean forecast was for $787.77 million and $-0.03 a share, respectively. One quarter earlier, revenue for the stock was at $1.13 billion, with earnings at $0.33/share.
CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF) Brokerage Update
CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF) is in BofA/Merrill’s research list so their analyst rating change is noteworthy. These shares were upgraded to Buy from Underperform by BofA/Merrill, according to news reported on Friday January 20, 2017.Another important research note was issued by UBS on Tuesday January 10, 2017.The firm downgraded CF to Neutral from Buy. Over the last six months and over the last three months, the shares of CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF), have changed 53.42% and 54.31%, respectively.