Nucor Corporation, NUE is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Steel & Iron in the sector of Basic Materials. Based in USA, Nucor Corporation, NUE has a market cap of 15621.43. Since its IPO date on the 9/1/1983, Nucor Corporation, NUE performance year to date is 23.75%. Today Nucor Corporation, NUE has gained 0.31%, with a current price of 49.07.
Ownership of the company is 0.50% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 81.20%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 102.20%. Return of assets are at 3.20%, with return on investment at 5.60%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Nucor Corporation, NUE is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.57. While Total debt/equity is 0.59. With a profit margin of 3.00%, this is combined with a gross margin of 11.20%, and operating margin of 6.60%. Nucor Corporation ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 3.4, while the quick ratio is 2.2.
For the last year Nucor Corporation, NUE has seen a EPS growth of -50.00%. A performance for the year of 36.04%. The 52-week high is -14.03%, and the 52-week low is 47.11%. The average volume for Nucor Corporation, NUE is 2447500.
With a target price of 53.75, can Nucor Corporation, NUE reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Nucor Corporation, NUE. Nucor Corporation has a P/E of 33.56 and a forward P/E of 15.32. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 1.41. Nucor Corporation also has a P/S and a P/B of 1 and 2.07 respectively. For P/cash, Nucor Corporation has a value of 6.7, while it is 17.11 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 49.07, Nucor Corporation has a dividend yield of 3.06%. We see a return on equity of 6.20%.
Looking more long-term Nucor Corporation, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 23.78%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 18.24% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of -50.00% for this year and for the last five years a 21.60% growth has been seen.