Cameco is one of the largest providers of uranium in the world. The company also engages in nuclear fuel processing. Both uranium and nuclear fuel are used in generating electricity.
Cameco has operations in Canada and Kazakhstan with an annual production capacity of 53 million pounds. In addition, the company holds nearly 467 million pounds of mineral reserves and extensive resources on three continents.
The company is in a good position to gain from the world’s rising demand for nuclear fuel which is touted as safe and clean energy. It supplies uranium, which is a critical component used by nuclear energy plants around the world.
Cameco has a presence across the entire nuclear fuel cycle from exploration to fuel manufacturing. The company controls about 25% of world primary conversion capacity and accounts for 9% of the total world production.
Stock Chart & Metrics
- Ticker: tse:cco
- Sector: Energy
- Industry: Uranium
- Market Cap: 16.09B
- Market Cap Group: Large Cap
- P/E: 128.29
- Dividend Yield: 0.32%
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Cameco - FAQ
What is the stock ticker for Cameco?
The stock ticker for Cameco is TSE:CCO.
Is Cameco a good stock to buy?
You need to consider your investment strategy and how TSE:CCO can fit in your portfolio.
The current dividend income score of 2/10 and dividend growth score of 0/10. Those 2 metrics together should help you decide the fit for your portfolio. Be it for income or for growth.
Is Cameco a Buy, Sell or Hold?
The Dividend Snapshot Opportunity Score of 11 out of 100.
The score reflects the strength of a buy signal but it does not show a sell signal if it's low. The higher the better.
A sell signal is more difficult as it often relies on the reason you bought the stock in the first place.