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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 Ratings4
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)26,400(-1%)
Job Openings462
Revenue (FY, 2020)$20.1 B(-10%)
Share Price (May 2022)$123.8
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Key People/Management at Nucor

Leon J. Topalian

Leon J. Topalian

Director, President and Chief Executive Officer
James D Frias

James D Frias

Executive Vice President and Special Advisor to the Chief Executive Officer
Al Behr

Al Behr

Executive Vice President Plate and Structural Products
David A. Sumoski

David A. Sumoski

Chief Operating Officer
Stephen D. Laxton

Stephen D. Laxton

Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Executive Vice President
Douglas J. Jellison

Douglas J. Jellison

Executive Vice President, Raw Materials
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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 which is a 10.8% decrease from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q3, 2021)

10.3b

Gross profit (Q3, 2021)

3.4b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2021), %

33%

Net income (Q3, 2021)

2.2b

Market capitalization (13-May-2022)

35.4b

Closing stock price (13-May-2022)

123.8

Cash (2-Oct-2022)

1.8b

EV

39.3b
Nucor's current market capitalization is $35.4 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

25.1b22.6b20.1b

Revenue growth, %

24%(10%)(11%)

Cost of goods sold

20.8b19.9b17.9b

Gross profit

4.3b2.7b2.2b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Revenue

6.1b5.9b5.5b5.6b4.3b4.9b7.0b8.8b10.3b

Cost of goods sold

5.2b5.1b4.9b5.0b3.9b4.4b5.4b6.3b6.9b

Gross profit

895.9m775.5m572.5m629.3m378.0m502.2m1.6b2.5b3.4b

Gross profit Margin, %

15%13%10%11%9%10%23%28%33%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

1.4b1.5b2.6b

Accounts Receivable

2.5b2.2b2.3b

Inventories

4.6b3.8b3.6b

Current Assets

8.6b8.2b9.5b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Cash

1.6b1.4b1.7b1.2b2.8b2.9b2.5b2.7b1.8b

Accounts Receivable

2.5b2.4b2.3b2.3b1.9b2.1b2.8b3.4b4.1b

Inventories

4.4b4.3b4.1b3.9b3.4b3.3b4.4b5.2b5.7b

Current Assets

8.7b8.5b8.7b7.8b8.6b9.0b10.4b12.1b12.1b
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
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Net Income

380.1m1.1b1.8b530.8m943.1m1.2b54.4m187.5m4.1b987.5m2.6b4.8b

Depreciation and Amortization

181.1m361.0m541.0m179.7m364.7m542.6m218.8m391.9m588.6m201.0m404.4m623.3m

Inventories

(246.9m)(676.3m)(644.9m)107.9m281.1m476.8m(42.0m)464.0m590.4m(795.9m)(1.7b)(2.0b)

Accounts Payable

157.8m368.0m229.6m(11.4m)(248.7m)(180.4m)(28.0m)(272.9m)15.4m225.3m726.6m343.0m
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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
California Steel Industries, Inc. (CSI)December 13, 2021$400 m
Hannibal IndustriesJuly 20, 2021$370 m
Cornerstone Building Brands-Insulated metal panels businessJune 07, 2021$1 b
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
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Nucor Revenue Breakdown

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Nucor revenue breakdown by business segment: 32.9% from Steel Products, 60.1% from Steel Mills and 7.0% from Raw Materials

Nucor Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

75/100

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Nucor Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Nucor Online and Social Media Presence

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Nucor Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    86/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    90/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    91/100

  • Diversity

    A+

    85/100

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Nucor News and Updates

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Nucor to Fully Redeem its Outstanding 4.000% Notes due 2023

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) today announced that it has issued a notice to redeem all $500 million aggregate principal amount outstanding of its 4.000% Notes due August 1, 2023 (the "Notes"). Pursuant to the terms of the Notes and the...

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Nucor Announces Guidance for First Quarter of 2022 Earnings

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) today announced guidance for its first quarter ending April 2, 2022. Nucor expects to achieve a new record for first quarter earnings in the range of $7.20 to $7.30 per diluted share. Fourth quarter of 2021...
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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 26,400 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 $762.9 k.

  • Who are Nucor competitors?

    Competitors of Nucor include Tata Steel, 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.