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Commercial Metals Company (CMC)

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+1.45 (5.91%)

Updated Feb 16, 2018 03:58 PM ET

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C Value | D Growth | F Momentum | F VGM

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Company Summary

Commercial Metals Company and its subsidiaries manufacture, recycle and market steel and metal products, related materials and services through a network including four electric arc furnace (EAF) mini mills, an EAF Micro mill, a rerolling mill, steel fabrication and processing plants, construction-related product warehouses, metal recycling facilities and marketing and distribution offices in the United States and in strategic international markets. CMC is an efficient, high quality, low-cost producer. CMC has a high degree of vertical integration and is organized into two business units: CMC Americas and CMC International.

General Information

Commercial Metals Company


IRVING, TX 75039

Phone: 214-689-4300

Fax: 214-689-5886



Industry Steel - Producers
Sector Basic Materials
Fiscal Year End December
Last Reported Quarter 12/31/2017
Next EPS Date 3/22/2018

EPS Information

Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate 0.26
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate 1.41
Estimated Long-Term EPS Growth Rate NA
Next EPS Report Date 3/22/2018

Price and Volume Information

Zacks Rank Premium
Yesterday's Close 24.54
52 Week High 26.25
52 Week Low 17.05
Beta 1.27
20 Day Moving Average 1,530,888.00
Target Price Consensus 24.43


% Price Change
4 Week 3.51
12 Week 36.61
YTD 15.10
% Price Change Relative to S&P 500
4 Week 6.00
12 Week 29.86
YTD 12.68
Share Information
Shares Outstanding (millions) 116.63
Market Capitalization (millions) 3,028.93
Short Ratio NA
Last Split Date 5/23/2006
Dividend Information
Dividend Yield 1.85%
Annual Dividend $0.48
Payout Ratio 0.50
Change in Payout Ratio -0.02
Last Dividend Payout / Amount 1/12/2018 / $0.12

Fundamental Ratios

P/E (F1) 18.42
Trailing 12 Months 27.05
PEG Ratio NA
EPS Growth
vs. Previous Year 200.00%
vs. Previous Quarter 328.57%
Sales Growth
vs. Previous Year 15.20%
vs. Previous Quarter -1.78%
Price Ratios
Price/Book 2.11
Price/Cash Flow 16.16
Price / Sales 0.60
11/30/17 8.08
8/31/17 6.50
5/31/17 7.84
11/30/17 3.69
8/31/17 2.89
5/31/17 3.42
Current Ratio
11/30/17 3.20
8/31/17 2.82
5/31/17 2.24
Quick Ratio
11/30/17 2.07
8/31/17 1.81
5/31/17 1.37
Operating Margin
11/30/17 2.25
8/31/17 1.84
5/31/17 2.23
Net Margin
11/30/17 1.53
8/31/17 0.95
5/31/17 1.57
Pre-Tax Margin
11/30/17 1.75
8/31/17 0.98
5/31/17 1.49
Book Value
11/30/17 12.30
8/31/17 12.10
5/31/17 12.25
Inventory Turnover
11/30/17 6.27
8/31/17 5.82
5/31/17 5.52
11/30/17 0.56
8/31/17 0.58
5/31/17 0.53
Debt to Capital
11/30/17 35.90
8/31/17 36.51
5/31/17 34.64