Cameco Corporation (CCJ) concluded trading on 11/17/22 at a closing price of $23.66, with 4.07 million shares of worth about $96.38 million changed hands on the day. Half year performance of the stock remained positive as price took a surge of 2.38% during that period and on Thursday the price saw a loss of about -1.38%. Currently the company’s common shares owned by public are about 432.50M shares, out of which, 431.57M shares are available for trading.
Global X Uranium ETF, American Funds Capital World Grow, and T Rowe Price Mid Cap Value Fund are the top 3 mutual funds which are holding stakes in Cameco Corporation Global X Uranium ETF is currently holding 14.7 million shares of worth totaling $348.66 million. The company recently came buying 0.0 shares which brought its stake up to 3.69% of the company’s outstanding shares. American Funds Capital World Grow bought 1.37 million shares, after which its hold over company’s outstanding shares expand to 2.20%, leaving 8.77 million shares with the mutual fund that have a worth of about $208.01 million. T Rowe Price Mid Cap Value Fund, after selling 7.22 million shares, have now control over 1.81% of the stake in the company. It holds -1.69 million shares of worth $171.37 million.
Cameco Corporation (NYSE: CCJ) started trading at $23.64, below -$0.35 from concluding price of the previous day. However, the stock later moved at a day high price of 23.77, or with a loss of -1.38%. Stock saw a price change of -1.62% in past 5 days and over the past one month there was a price change of 3.82%. Year-to-date (YTD), CCJ shares are showing a performance of 8.48% which decreased to -9.63% when we look at its performance for past 12 months. Over the period of past 52 weeks, stock dropped to lowest price of $18.03 but also hit the highest price of $32.49 during that period. The average intraday trading volume for Cameco Corporation shares is 7.63 million. The stock is currently trading -1.04% below its 20-day simple moving average (SMA20), while that difference is down -7.39% for SMA50 and it goes to -5.41% lower than SMA200.
Cameco Corporation (NYSE: CCJ) currently have 432.50M outstanding shares and institutions hold larger chunk of about 70.10% of that. Holding of mutual funds in the company is about — while other institutional holders and individual stake holders have control over — and — of the stake respectively.
The stock has a current market capitalization of $10.08B and its 3Y-monthly beta is at 0.87. PE ratio of stock for trailing 12 months is 108.53, while it has posted earnings per share of $0.22 in the same period. It has Quick Ratio of 4.00 while making debt-to-equity ratio of 0.20. Volatility of a stock is a metric used to know how much the price of that stock is under influence and for CCJ, volatility over the week remained 2.90% while standing at 4.33% over the month.
Analysts are in expectations that Cameco Corporation (CCJ) stock would likely to be making an EPS of $0.07 in the current quarter, while forecast for next quarter EPS is $0.16 and it is $0.86 for next year. For the current quarter EPS, analysts have given the company a lowest target $0.04 which is $0.1 at the higher side of the target for the same. When we compare those targets with actual EPS, we find that company posted an EPS of $0.05 in the same quarter a year ago. Stock’s fiscal year EPS is expected to drop by -92.10% while it is estimated to increase by 169.47% in next year.
Stock get a Sector perform rating from RBC Capital Mkts on September 03, 2021.