Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ) shares traded -0.16% down during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $12.48. The stock exchanged hands 3.33 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 2.31 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $4.94 Billion. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $10.86 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 8 opinions.
Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ) high price target of $12.24 and with a conservative view have low price target of $7.
RBC Capital “Maintained” Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ) in a research note issued to investors on 11/05/18 to Sector Perform with price target of $16.
Additionally on 9/27/18 BMO Capital “Upgrades” Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ) to Outperform setting price target at $0 and on 7/26/18 TD Securities “Upgrades” the stock to Buy at $0. Furthermore on 6/26/18 TD Securities “Downgrades” the stock to Hold at $0.
On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 70.55 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.46, Consequently Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 5.03%, 3.62% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 1.
In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 2.4. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.
According to analysts Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $-0.06 and can go high up to $0.06. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $-0.01 derived from a total of 7 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $-0.06 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.
Previously Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ) reported $0.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.28 by $0.08. The company posted an earnings surprise of 28.6%.
Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $252.94 Million according to 3 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $277.52 Million in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $217.63 Million. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $1.5 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $1.38 Billion and high estimates of $1.79 Billion according to 12 number of analysts.
Currently Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ)’s shares owned by insiders are 0.2%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 70.1%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded 0%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded -0.91%.
Cameco Corp (NYSE:CCJ)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $1.58 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 3.13. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $9.33 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 1.34, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $2.11, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 5.9. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 0 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 0.