Consider This Before Taking a Position in NUE

Shares of Industrials sector company Nucor moved 0.8% today, and are now trading at a price of $156.68. The large-cap stock's daily volume was 349,468 compared to its average volume of 1,310,351. The S&P 500 index returned a 0.0% performance.

Nucor Corporation engages in manufacture and sale of steel and steel products. The company is based in Charlotte and has 31,400 full time employees. Its market capitalization is $38,969,761,792. Nucor currently offers its equity investors a dividend that yields 1.3% per year.

9 analysts are following Nucor and have set target prices ranging from $39.0 to $191.0 per share. On average, they have given the company a rating of buy. At today's prices, NUE is trading -2.82% away from its average analyst target price of $161.22 per share.

Over the last year, NUE's share price has increased by 33.0%, which represents a difference of 18.0% when compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $182.68 per share whereas its 52 week low is $102.86.

Date Reported Cash Flow from Operations ($ k) Capital expenditures ($ k) Free Cash Flow ($ k) YoY Growth (%)
2023-03-01 10,072,054 -1,915,620 11,987,674 53.03
2022-02-28 6,230,776 -1,602,588 7,833,364 86.55
2021-02-26 2,696,877 -1,502,286 4,199,163 -1.08
2020-02-28 2,809,413 -1,435,675 4,245,088 26.91
2019-02-28 2,393,952 -950,942 3,344,894 126.22
2018-02-28 1,055,338 -423,240 1,478,578
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