Brokerage firm Cowen & Company Downgrades its rating on CF Industries Holdings(NYSE:CF). The shares have been rated Underperform. Previously, the analysts had a Market Perform rating on the shares. The rating by Cowen & Company was issued on Apr 14, 2016.
In a different note, On Mar 28, 2016, Piper Jaffray said it Downgrades its rating on CF Industries Holdings. In the research note, the firm Lowers the price-target to $40.00 per share. The shares have been rated ‘Neutral’ by the firm. On Feb 22, 2016, Barclays said it Maintains its rating on CF Industries Holdings. In the research note, the firm Lowers the price-target to $47.00 per share. The shares have been rated ‘Overweight’ by the firm. On Feb 19, 2016, Credit Suisse said it Maintains its rating on CF Industries Holdings. In the research note, the firm Lowers the price-target to $57.00 per share. The shares have been rated ‘Outperform’ by the firm. On Jan 27, 2016, CLSA said it Upgrades its rating on CF Industries Holdings. The shares have been rated ‘Outperform’ by the firm. On Jan 26, 2016, Susquehanna said it Maintains its rating on CF Industries Holdings. According to the research note, Susquehanna Lowers the price target to $48 per share from a prior target of $58.
CF Industries Holdings (CF) made into the market gainers list on Mondays trading session with the shares advancing 1.10% or 0.34 points. Due to strong positive momentum, the stock ended at $31.37, which is also near the day’s high of $31.65. The stock began the session at $30.65 and the volume stood at 25,10,164 shares. The 52-week high of the shares is $70.32 and the 52 week low is $26.1. The company has a current market capitalization of $7,312 M and it has 23,30,82,560 shares in outstanding.
CF Industries Holdings(CF) last announced its earnings results on Feb 17, 2016 for Fiscal Year 2015 and Q4.Company reported revenue of $1.12B. Analysts had an estimated revenue of $1.08B. Earnings per share were $0.76. Analysts had estimated an EPS of $0.82.
Several Insider Transactions has been reported to the SEC. On Feb 24, 2016, Bert A Frost (Sr. VP Sales, Dist’n & Mkt Dev) purchased 8,000 shares at $31.31 per share price.Also, On Feb 24, 2016, W Anthony Will (CEO) purchased 25,000 shares at $32.76 per share price.On Nov 12, 2015, Philipp P Koch (Sr. VP, Manufacturing) purchased 10,000 shares at $46.98 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
CF Industries Holdings Inc. is the manufacturer and distributor of nitrogen fertilizer and other nitrogen products. The Companys nitrogen fertilizer products include ammonia granular urea and urea ammonium nitrate solution (UAN). The Companys other nitrogen products include ammonium nitrate (AN) diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) urea liquor and aqua ammonia. The Companys customers include cooperatives independent fertilizer distributors and industrial users. It operates seven nitrogen fertilizer production facilities in North America. The Company owns four production facilities in the Central United States one in Medicine Hat Alberta Canada and one in Courtright Ontario Canada. It also has a 75.3% interest in Terra Nitrogen Company L.P. (TNCLP) and its subsidiary TNLP which owns a nitrogen fertilizer facility in Verdigris Oklahoma.