Research Analysis of Cameco Corporation (CCJ)


Cameco Corporation (CCJ) belonging to the Basic Materials sector has surged 2.57% and closed its last trading session at $11.16.

The company reported its EPS on 02/09/2017. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $11.72.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 2.2. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell.

The Stock had a 2.5 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 2.33 and 2.67 respectively.

Cameco Corporation on 02/09/2017 reported its EPS as $0.17 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.19. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $-0.02. This shows a surprise factor of -10.5%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Cameco Corporation Earnings, with 7 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.02.

Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.11 and $-0.05 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $-0.01.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Cameco Corporation as $289.81 Million in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 3 analysts.

The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 342.91 Million, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 259.44 Million. The company’s last year sales total was 301.8 Million.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Cameco Corporation is 300%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 140%.

In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of -1.92% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 6.37%.

The Company got Downgrade by RBC Capital Mkts on 2-Feb-17 from Outperform to Sector Perform.

7 analysts projected Price Targets for Cameco Corporation. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $13.31. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $8.88 and the Mean Price Target is $11.72.

Cameco Corporation (CCJ) has the market capitalization of $4.42 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $13.54 on Mar 21, 2016 and touched its 52-Week Low of $7.41 on Nov 1, 2016.

The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of -0.7 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at -1.1% and Return on Investment (ROI) of -0.7 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of 6.59 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 1.33 and ATR value of 0.33. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 2.37% and 2.74%.