The Cameco Corp (CCO) Insider Purchases C$18496.26 in Stock

The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $13.43. TD Securities reissued a "hold" rating and set a C$12.00 price objective on shares of Cameco Corp in a report on Tuesday, November 22nd.

Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ) belonging to the Basic Materials sector has declined -2.51% and closed its last trading session at $10.88. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. The company reported $0.23 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.27. The firm's market capitalization is $5.96 billion. Royal Bank of Canada downgraded Cameco Corp from an "outperform" rating to a "sector perform" rating and set a C$15.00 price target for the a report on Thursday, February 2nd. The average 1-year price objective among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is C$17.31. The business earned $670 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $494.13 million. Current year estimate on EPS consensus is $0.68.

The company reported its EPS on 02/09/2017.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, April 13th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 31st will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 28th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.66%. For the Most Recent Fiscal Year, Cameco Corporation has a price to cash ratio of 11.36.

Several large investors have recently made changes to their positions in CCJ. KS acquired a new stake in shares of Cameco Corp. during the second quarter worth approximately $110,000. IFP Advisors Inc boosted its stake in shares of Cameco 7.2% in the second quarter. 637,941 shares of the company's stock were exchanged. Water Island Capital LLC boosted its stake in shares of Cameco 40.0% in the second quarter.

In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of -1.92% per annum. 1832 Asset Management L.P. boosted its stake in shares of Cameco 1.1% in the third quarter. Sales growth past 5 years was measured at 0.40%. Finally, Rathbone Brothers plc boosted its stake in shares of Cameco 13.6% in the third quarter. Rathbone Brothers plc now owns 12,695 shares of the company's stock worth $108,000 after buying an additional 1,520 shares during the last quarter. Cameco Corporation (USA) was Upgraded by BofA/Merrill to Neutral on Jan 12, 2017. The Company is engaged in the exploration for and the development, mining, refining, conversion, fabrication and trading of uranium for sale as fuel for generating electricity in nuclear power reactors in Canada and other countries.