Raymond James analyst Brian MacArthur maintained a Buy rating on Cameco (CCJ – Research Report) today and set a price target of C$40.00. The company’s shares closed last Wednesday at $29.05, close to its 52-week high of $30.04.
According to TipRanks.com, MacArthur is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 9.8% and a 54.4% success rate. MacArthur covers the Basic Materials sector, focusing on stocks such as Wheaton Precious Metals, Osisko Gold Royalties, and Freeport-McMoRan.
Cameco has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $29.02.
Cameco’s market cap is currently $11.61B and has a P/E ratio of -141.29.
Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 41 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock. This means that over the past quarter there has been an increase of insiders selling their shares of CCJ in relation to earlier this year.
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Cameco Corp. engages in the provision of uranium. The company operates through the following segments: Uranium and Fuel Services. The Uranium segment involves the exploration for, mining, milling, purchase and sale of uranium concentrate. The Fuel Services segment involves the refining, conversion and fabrication of uranium concentrate and the purchase and sale of conversion services. Cameco was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Saskatoon, Canada.
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