ValuEngine upgraded shares of CF Industries (NYSE:CF) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report published on Monday.
Other equities analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. Sanford C. Bernstein began coverage on shares of CF Industries in a research report on Wednesday, February 21st. They issued an outperform rating for the company. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of CF Industries from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report on Wednesday, February 7th. Citigroup cut shares of CF Industries from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a research report on Tuesday, March 13th. Stephens set a $43.00 price objective on shares of CF Industries and gave the stock a hold rating in a research report on Thursday, February 22nd. Finally, TheStreet raised shares of CF Industries from a c+ rating to a b- rating in a research report on Friday, March 9th. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have issued a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of Hold and a consensus price target of $38.27.
CF stock traded down $0.59 during midday trading on Monday, hitting $37.99. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 335,686 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,333,464. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.70, a current ratio of 2.53 and a quick ratio of 2.05. CF Industries has a 52-week low of $25.04 and a 52-week high of $45.00.
A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in CF. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC lifted its position in CF Industries by 451.9% in the fourth quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 3,157 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $134,000 after acquiring an additional 2,585 shares during the last quarter. Delphi Private Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in CF Industries in the fourth quarter valued at $144,000. Stuart Chaussee & Associates Inc. purchased a new stake in CF Industries in the fourth quarter valued at $144,000. CoreCommodity Management LLC purchased a new stake in CF Industries in the fourth quarter valued at $153,000. Finally, Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC purchased a new stake in CF Industries in the third quarter valued at $183,000.
About CF Industries
CF Industries Holdings, Inc manufactures and distributes nitrogen fertilizers and other nitrogen products worldwide. The company operates through Ammonia, Granular Urea, UAN, AN, Other, and Phosphate segments. Its principal nitrogen fertilizer products include ammonia, granular urea, urea ammonium nitrate, and ammonium nitrate.
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