CF Industries Holdings (CF) has risen sharply, recording gains of 4.34% in the past 4 weeks. However, the stock has corrected -3.92% in the past 1 week, providing a good buying opportunity on dips. On a relative basis, the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 6.5% in the past 4 weeks, but has underperformed the S&P 500 in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.95% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 1.88%.The 200 Day SMA reached 19.91% CF Industries Holdings, Inc. has dropped 14.08% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -39.08%.
CF Industries Holdings (CF) : 12 Wall Street analysts covering CF Industries Holdings (CF) believe that the average level the stock could reach for the short term is $26.7. The maximum price target given is $32 and the minimum target for short term is around $21, hence the standard deviation is calculated at $3.81.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $23.72 and the intraday high of $24.2 after having opened at $23.74 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $23.74, a loss of -0.29%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 3,944,138 shares. The stock failed to cross $24.2 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $24.09.
CF Industries Holdings, Inc. is the manufacturer and distributor of nitrogen fertilizer and other nitrogen products. The Companys nitrogen fertilizer products include ammonia, granular urea and urea ammonium nitrate solution (UAN). The Companys other nitrogen products include ammonium nitrate (AN), diesel exhaust fluid (DEF), urea liquor and aqua ammonia. The Companys customers include cooperatives, independent fertilizer distributors and industrial users. It operates seven nitrogen fertilizer production facilities in North America. The Company owns four production facilities in the Central United States, one in Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada and one in Courtright, Ontario, Canada. It also has a 75.3% interest in Terra Nitrogen Company, L.P. (TNCLP) and its subsidiary, TNLP, which owns a nitrogen fertilizer facility in Verdigris, Oklahoma.