Analyst Ratings for Cameco Corp. (CCJ)

Updated: 2017-07-26

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Cameco Corp. (NYSE:CCJ) by analysts covering the stock. CCJ had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

10 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 6 gave CCJ a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 2 issued a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 2 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Several price targets were given for CCJ by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 18.13, implying potential capital gains of 79.33 percent. The minimum price target given was 7.89, implying potential capital losses of -21.96 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -11.11 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 1.58 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 4.17 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 2 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 1 analysts decreased their estimates.

CCJ has a 52-week high of 13.36 and a 52-week low of 7.41. Today's price is 36.44 percent above the 52-week low, and 24.33 percent below the high. CCJ has a P/E ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CCJ value stock report compares CCJ to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $5.02 billion. CCJ will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.