CF Industries Holdings (CF) has been under a strong bear grip, hence the stock is down -7.26% when compared to the S&P 500 in the past 4 weeks. However, in the near-term, buying emerged at lower levels and the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 8.75% in the past 1 week. The stock has risen by 10.38% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -3.21% in the past 4 weeks. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 7.05% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 1.1%.
CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF): The stock opened at $27.99 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $28.02 for the day. The stock traded down to $27.03 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $27.44 with a loss of -1.54% for the day. The stock had closed at $27.87 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 4,032,578 shares.
The company Insiders own 0.84% of CF Industries Holdings shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by 42.72% . Institutional Investors own 97.93% of CF Industries Holdings shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of 29.99%. In a related news, Arzbaecher Robert C, director of Cf Industries Holdings, Inc., had purchased 17,275 shares on May 24, 2016. The total value of the transaction was $483,700. The information was disclosed with the SEC in a Form 4 Filing. The information is based on open market trades at the market prices.Option exercises are not covered.
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.