CF Industries Holdings Inc. (CF): Price and Financial Metrics

CF Industries Holdings Inc. (CF): $85.93

0.90 (+1.06%)

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CF POWR Grades

  • CF scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 99.7% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for CF is in Growth, which has been heading down over the past 177 days.
  • CF ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 10th percentile.

CF Stock Summary

  • With a price/earnings ratio of 5.23, CF INDUSTRIES HOLDINGS INC P/E ratio is greater than that of about merely 10.29% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
  • Over the past twelve months, CF has reported earnings growth of 791.54%, putting it ahead of 97.78% of US stocks in our set.
  • As for revenue growth, note that CF's revenue has grown 118% over the past 12 months; that beats the revenue growth of 93.03% of US companies in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to CF INDUSTRIES HOLDINGS INC, a group of peers worth examining would be MMP, PBA, NCMI, NFE, and BBGI.
  • CF's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit CF INDUSTRIES HOLDINGS INC's official web site, go to

CF Valuation Summary

  • CF's price/sales ratio is 1.5; this is 15.38% higher than that of the median Basic Materials stock.
  • Over the past 213 months, CF's price/sales ratio has gone up 1.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CF.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CF 2023-01-31 1.5 3.7 5.2 3.7
CF 2023-01-30 1.5 3.7 5.1 3.6
CF 2023-01-27 1.5 3.7 5.1 3.7
CF 2023-01-26 1.5 3.8 5.2 3.7
CF 2023-01-25 1.5 3.7 5.1 3.7
CF 2023-01-24 1.5 3.7 5.2 3.7

CF Growth Metrics

    The 5 year price growth rate now stands at 1.74%.
  • Its year over year revenue growth rate is now at 98.95%.
  • Its 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 244.48%.
CF's revenue has moved up $7,400,000,000 over the prior 67 months.

The table below shows CF's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 11,118 4,750 3,191
2022-06-30 10,159 4,447 2,568
2022-03-31 8,358 3,686 1,649
2021-12-31 6,538 2,873 917
2021-09-30 5,100 1,683 299
2021-06-30 4,585 1,219 456

CF's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • CF has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 84.92% of graded US stocks.
  • CF's asset turnover comes in at 0.382 -- ranking 68th of 89 Chemicals stocks.
  • IFF, UAN, and CDXS are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with CF.

The table below shows CF's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.382 0.230 0.059
2021-03-31 0.351 0.211 0.050
2020-12-31 0.341 0.194 0.042
2020-09-30 0.336 0.208 0.041
2020-06-30 0.345 0.233 0.051
2020-03-31 0.362 0.254 0.064

CF Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of CF, see our CF price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $60.08 Average Broker Recommendation 1.58 (Moderate Buy)

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CF Price/Volume Stats

Current price $85.93 52-week high $119.60
Prev. close $85.03 52-week low $66.95
Day low $84.65 Volume 2,393,900
Day high $86.58 Avg. volume 2,957,983
50-day MA $91.75 Dividend yield 1.86%
200-day MA $96.72 Market Cap 16.86B

CF Industries Holdings Inc. (CF) Company Bio

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. is an American manufacturer and distributor of agricultural fertilizers, including ammonia, urea, and ammonium nitrate products, based in Deerfield, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. It was founded in 1946 as the Central Farmers Fertilizer Company. For its first 56 years, it was a federation of regional agricultural supply cooperatives. CF then demutualized, and became a publicly traded company. (Source:Wikipedia)

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Latest CF News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about CF INDUSTRIES HOLDINGS INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate CF as an investment opportunity.

Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile, CF Industries Holdings and Intrepid Potash

Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile, CF Industries Holdings and Intrepid Potash have been highlighted in this Industry Outlook article.

Yahoo | February 3, 2023

3 Fertilizer Stocks to Watch Amid Industry Challenges

A retreat in fertilizer prices from record highs on softer demand and a spike in key raw material costs pose headwinds for the Zacks Fertilizers industry. SQM, CF and IPI are poised well to tackle the challenges.

Yahoo | February 2, 2023

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend and Announces Dates for Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2022 Results and Conference Call

DEERFIELD, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CF) today reported that its board of directors has declared a $0.40 per share dividend on its common stock. The dividend will be payable on February 28, 2023, to stockholders of record as of February 15, 2023. Additionally, the Company announced that it will report its full year and fourth quarter 2022 results after the market close on Wednesday, February 15, 2023. The company plans to host a conference call to discuss these

Business Wire | January 31, 2023

CF Industries Holdings – Consensus Indicates Potential 33.2% Upside

CF Industries Holdings found using ticker (CF) have now 19 analysts covering the stock. The analyst consensus points to a rating of ''Buy''. The range between the high target price and low target price is between 132 and 75 with a mean TP of 110.63. Now with the previous closing price of 83.08 this now indicates there is a potential upside of 33.2%. The 50 day MA is 93.11 while the 200 day moving average is 97.18. The company has a market cap of $16,225m. You can visit the company''s website by visiting: [stock_market_widget type="chart" template="basic" color="green" assets="CF" range="6mo" interval="1d" axes="true" cursor="true" api="yf"] The potential market cap would be $21,605m based on the market concensus. CF Industries Holdings manufactures and sells...

DirectorsTalk | January 31, 2023

CF Industries declares $0.40 dividend (NYSE:CF)

CF Industries (NYSE:CF) declares $0.40/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous.Forward yield 1.89%Payable Feb. 28; for shareholders of record Feb. 15; ex-div Feb.

Seeking Alpha | January 31, 2023

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CF Price Returns

1-mo 1.80%
3-mo -17.30%
6-mo -15.59%
1-year 16.30%
3-year 119.75%
5-year 151.14%
YTD 0.86%
2022 22.29%
2021 87.18%
2020 -15.76%
2019 12.73%
2018 5.13%

CF Dividends

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