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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, US
Websitenucor.com
Employee Ratings3.9

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)26,800(+2%)
Job Openings84
Revenue (FY, 2019)$22.6 B(-9%)
Share Price (Aug 2020)$44.3 (+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

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
Craig A. Feldman

Craig A. Feldman

Executive Vice President, Raw Materials
Ray S. Napolitan

Ray S. Napolitan

Executive Vice President of Engineered Bar Products
David A. Sumoski

David A. Sumoski

Executive Vice President Bar, Rebar Fabrication, and Construction Services
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Nucor Office Locations

Nucor has offices in Charlotte, Birmingham, Bourbonnais, Brigham City and in 36 other locations
Charlotte, US (HQ)
1915 Rexford Rd
Birmingham, US
3525 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd N
Bourbonnais, US
6091 5000 N #1115
Brigham City, US
1050 Watery Ln
Cedar Springs, US
633 Georgia Tubing Rd
Darlington, US
2800 N Governor Williams Hwy
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Nucor Financials and Metrics

Nucor Revenue

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Nucor's revenue was reported to be $22.59 b in FY, 2019 which is a 9.9% decrease from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q1, 2020)

5.6b

Gross profit (Q1, 2020)

629.3m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2020), %

11.2%

Net income (Q1, 2020)

54.4m

Market capitalization (7-Aug-2020)

13.4b

Closing stock price (7-Aug-2020)

44.3

Cash (4-Apr-2020)

1.2b

EV

16.4b
Nucor's current market capitalization is $13.4 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

20.3b25.1b22.6b

Revenue growth, %

25%24%(10%)

Cost of goods sold

17.7b20.8b19.9b

Gross profit

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

Revenue

5.6b6.5b6.7b6.1b5.9b5.5b5.6b

Cost of goods sold

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

Gross profit

726.4m1.2b1.3b895.9m775.5m572.5m629.3m

Gross profit Margin, %

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

Cash

949.1m1.4b1.5b

Accounts Receivable

2.0b2.5b2.2b

Inventories

3.5b4.6b3.8b

Current Assets

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

Cash

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

Accounts Receivable

2.4b2.6b2.6b2.5b2.4b2.3b2.3b

Inventories

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

Current Assets

7.1b8.4b8.8b8.7b8.5b8.7b7.8b
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

1.4b2.5b1.4b

Depreciation and Amortization

727.1m719.6m734.7m

Inventories

(900.9m)(1.1b)712.6m

Accounts Payable

314.8m235.6m(253.5m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Net Income

380.1m1.1b1.8b530.8m943.1m1.2b54.4m

Depreciation and Amortization

181.1m361.0m541.0m179.7m364.7m542.6m218.8m

Inventories

(246.9m)(676.3m)(644.9m)107.9m281.1m476.8m(42.0m)

Accounts Payable

157.8m368.0m229.6m(11.4m)(248.7m)(180.4m)(28.0m)
USDFY, 2017

EV/CFO

21.9 x

Revenue/Employee

806.9k

Debt/Equity

0.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

1.7 x

P/E Ratio

8.5
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Nucor Operating Metrics

Nucor's Backlog was reported to be $1.7b in FY, 2019.
FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Steel Mills

25 27 22 22

Backlog

$1.52 b$1.87 b$2.08 b$1.68 b

Steel Recycled, tons

17.60 m18.80 m19.90 m17.80 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. Joseph CompanyFebruary 08, 2008
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Nucor Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

D

66/100

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Nucor Revenue Breakdown

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Nucor revenue breakdown by business segment: 8.1% from Raw materials, 27.1% from Steel products and 64.8% from Steel mills

Nucor Online and Social Media Presence

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Nucor News and Updates

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz LLP Is Investigating Nucor Corporation for Potential Breaches Of Fiduciary Duty By Its Board of Directors

NEW YORK, March 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz LLP, a class action law firm dedicated to representing shareholders nationwide, is investigating a potential breach of fiduciary duty claim involving the board of directors of Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE). If you are a...

Steel producer Nucor CEO Ferriola to retire

Top U.S. steel producer Nucor Corp said on Friday Chief Executive Officer John Ferriola would retire on Dec.31 and will be succeeded by senior executive Leon Topalian.

Nucor Invites You to Join Its Second Quarter of 2019 Conference Call on the Web

CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with Nucor's (NYSE: NUE) second quarter earnings release, you are invited to listen to its live conference call with host John Ferriola, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President. The event will be available on the...

Nucor shareholders reject proposal on disclosing lobbying details

Nucor Corp shareholders have rejected a proposal that would make the company report on its political lobbying, heading off efforts to make one of the most high-profile corporate actors in Washington more transparent.

Nucor Invites You To Join Its Annual Meeting Of Stockholders Webcast

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- You are invited to join Nucor's (NYSE: NUE) Annual Meeting of Stockholders, which will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. What: Nucor's 2019 Annual Meeting of Stockholders When: 10:00 a.m....

Nucor Reports Results for First Quarter of 2019

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) today announced consolidated net earnings of $501.8 million, or $1.63 per diluted share, for the first quarter of 2019. By comparison, Nucor reported consolidated net earnings of $646.8 million, or $2.07 per...
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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 $22.6 b.

  • What is Nucor revenue per employee?

    Latest Nucor revenue per employee is $842.9 k.

  • Who are Nucor competitors?

    Competitors of Nucor include Freeport-McMoran, POSCO and Worthington Industries.

  • Where is Nucor headquarters?

    Nucor headquarters is located at 1915 Rexford Rd, Charlotte.

  • Where are Nucor offices?

    Nucor has offices in Charlotte, Birmingham, Bourbonnais, Brigham City and in 36 other locations.

  • How many offices does Nucor have?

    Nucor has 45 offices.