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Nucor is a company specializing in steel and steel products. It operates in three business segments: steel mills, downstream steel products, and raw materials. Its steel mills segment includes hot-rolled steel and cold-rolled steel. The steel products segment provides steel joists and joist girders, steel deck, cold finished steel, steel fasteners, metal building systems, and light gauge steel framing. The raw materials segment produces high-quality direct reduced iron (DRI), as well as engages in scrap metal brokerage, ferrous and nonferrous metal recycling and transportation services.

TypePublic
Founded1958
HQCharlotte, NC, US
Websitenucor.com
Employee Ratings3.9
Overall CultureA+

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)26,800(+2%)
Job Openings181
Revenue (FY, 2020)$20.1 B(-10%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)$92(-3%)

Key People/Management at Nucor

Leon J. Topalian

Leon J. Topalian

Director, President and Chief Executive Officer
James D. Frias

James D. Frias

Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer & Executive Vice President
Al Behr

Al Behr

Executive Vice President Plate and Structural Products
David A. Sumoski

David A. Sumoski

Chief Operating Officer
Craig A. Feldman

Craig A. Feldman

Executive Vice President, Raw Materials
Ray S. Napolitan

Ray S. Napolitan

Executive Vice President of Engineered Bar Products
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Nucor Office Locations

Nucor has offices in Charlotte, Armorel, Auburn, Birmingham and in 43 other locations
Charlotte, NC, US (HQ)
1915 Rexford Rd
Armorel, AR, US
5929 East State Highway 18
Auburn, NY, US
25 Quarry Rd
Birmingham, AL, US
3525 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd N
Blytheville, AR, US
7301 E County Rd 142
Bourbonnais, IL, US
6091 5000 N #1115
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Nucor Financials and Metrics

Nucor Revenue

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Nucor's revenue was reported to be $20.14 b in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2021)

7.0b

Gross profit (Q1, 2021)

1.6b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2021), %

23.1%

Net income (Q1, 2021)

987.5m

Market capitalization (16-Jul-2021)

27.5b

Closing stock price (16-Jul-2021)

92.0

Cash (3-Apr-2021)

2.5b

EV

30.4b
Nucor's current market capitalization is $27.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

20.3b25.1b22.6b20.1b

Revenue growth, %

25%24%(10%)

Cost of goods sold

17.7b20.8b19.9b17.9b

Gross profit

2.6b4.3b2.7b2.2b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Revenue

5.6b6.5b6.7b6.1b5.9b5.5b5.6b4.3b4.9b7.0b

Cost of goods sold

4.8b5.3b5.5b5.2b5.1b4.9b5.0b3.9b4.4b5.4b

Gross profit

726.4m1.2b1.3b895.9m775.5m572.5m629.3m378.0m502.2m1.6b

Gross profit Margin, %

13%18%19%15%13%10%11%9%10%23%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

949.1m1.4b1.5b2.6b

Accounts Receivable

2.0b2.5b2.2b2.3b

Inventories

3.5b4.6b3.8b3.6b

Current Assets

6.8b8.6b8.2b9.5b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Cash

760.3m1.5b1.9b1.6b1.4b1.7b1.2b2.8b2.9b2.5b

Accounts Receivable

2.4b2.6b2.6b2.5b2.4b2.3b2.3b1.9b2.1b2.8b

Inventories

3.7b4.1b4.1b4.4b4.3b4.1b3.9b3.4b3.3b4.4b

Current Assets

7.1b8.4b8.8b8.7b8.5b8.7b7.8b8.6b9.0b10.4b
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

1.4b2.5b1.4b836.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

727.1m719.6m734.7m785.5m

Inventories

(900.9m)(1.1b)712.6m284.1m

Accounts Payable

314.8m235.6m(253.5m)250.6m
USDFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

806.9k

Debt/Equity

0.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

1.7 x
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Nucor Operating Metrics

Nucor's Backlog was reported to be $1.7b in FY, 2019.
FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Steel Mills

272222

Backlog

$1.87 b$2.08 b$1.68 b

Steel Recycled, tons

18.8 m19.9 m17.8 m

Steel Sold, tons

18.59 m
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Nucor Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Corporacion POK SA de CVNovember 29, 2018
St. Louis Cold Drawn IncAugust 10, 2017
Vulcraft-OmegaMarch 01, 2017
Republic ConduitDecember 16, 2016$335 m
Southland Tube IncDecember 06, 2016$130 m
Independence Tube CorporationSeptember 19, 2016$435 m
Joy Global - Steel Plate millJuly 20, 2016$29 m
Gallatin Steel CompanySeptember 15, 2014$770 m
Skyline SteelMay 18, 2012
The David J. JosephFebruary 08, 2008
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Nucor Revenue Breakdown

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Nucor revenue breakdown by business segment: 7.4% from Raw Materials, 30.9% from Steel Products and 61.7% from Steel Mills

Nucor Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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Nucor Online and Social Media Presence

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Nucor Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    82/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    83/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    93/100

  • Diversity

    A+

    88/100

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Nucor News and Updates

Nucor to pay $1 billion in cash for Cornerstone Buildings Brands' insulated metal panels business

Shares of Nucor Corp. slipped 0.1% in premarket trading Monday, after the steel and steel products maker announced an agreement to pay $1 billion in cash for the insulated metal panels (IMP) business of Cornerstone Building Brands. The deal is expected to close later this year. "We are excited abou…

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Nucor CEO, Leon Topalian, Elected Chairman of AISI

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) President and Chief Executive Officer Leon Topalian was elected today to serve a two-year term as chairman of the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) Board of Directors. "I am honored to be selected by my...

Nucor sets new $3 billion stock repurchase program, which could represent more than 10% of its shares

Nucor Corp. said Thursday it has set a new $3.0 billion stock repurchase program. Based on the previous session's stock closing price of $95.99, the steel products company could buy back about 10.4% of the shares outstanding. The company said the new program replaces the $2.0 billion program that w…

Array Technologies Signs Supply Agreement with Nucor Corporation

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Former Nucor Chairman and CEO John J. Ferriola Joins the Board of Uniformity Labs

FREMONT, Calif., March 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Uniformity Labs (Uniformity), a leading additive manufacturing (AM) company that is revolutionizing industrial 3D printing materials and processes, announced that former Nucor Corporation Chairman and CEO John Ferriola has joined its Board of Dir…
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Nucor Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Nucor founded?

    Nucor was founded in 1958.

  • Who are Nucor key executives?

    Nucor's key executives are Leon J. Topalian, James D. Frias and Al Behr.

  • How many employees does Nucor have?

    Nucor has 26,800 employees.

  • What is Nucor revenue?

    Latest Nucor annual revenue is $20.1 b.

  • What is Nucor revenue per employee?

    Latest Nucor revenue per employee is $751.5 k.

  • Who are Nucor competitors?

    Competitors of Nucor include ArcelorMittal, Aurubis and Wurth Group.

  • Where is Nucor headquarters?

    Nucor headquarters is located at 1915 Rexford Rd, Charlotte.

  • Where are Nucor offices?

    Nucor has offices in Charlotte, Armorel, Auburn, Birmingham and in 43 other locations.

  • How many offices does Nucor have?

    Nucor has 49 offices.