Analysts Keeping an Eye on: United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)


The Piotroski F-Score of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) is 5. Co. purchases flat-rolled steel typically from steel producers and responds to its customers' needs by processing steel to customer specifications and by providing critical inventory and just-in-time delivery services. 240.79 million shares or 41.78% more from 169.84 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Deutsche Bank downgraded United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) on Wednesday, November 4 to "Hold" rating.

Investors may be interested in viewing the Gross Margin score on shares of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X). The price to earnings ratio for United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) is -12.219958. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have given a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company. Olympic Steel now has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $23.00.

News headlines about Olympic Steel (NASDAQ:ZEUS) have trended positive on Saturday, Alpha One Sentiment reports. The company had a trading volume of 317,547 shares. The Stock now has a Weekly Volatility of 3.53% and Monthly Volatility of 4.61%. The company's 50 day moving average price is $27.41 and its 200-day moving average price is $31.97. United States Steel's dividend payout ratio is now -6.83%.

Olympic Steel (NASDAQ:ZEUS) traded up 2.47% during midday trading on Friday, reaching $17.45. (NYSE:HST) earnings have risen with a quarterly rate of 2% over the last 5 years. The firm had revenue of $334.90 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $305.41 million. The company's revenue was up 1.0% on a year-over-year basis. Now it is offering a dividend yield of 0.00% and a 5 year dividend growth rate of 0.00%. On average, equities analysts expect that Olympic Steel will post $1.25 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, June 9th. Menta Cap Ltd Company invested in 0.04% or 47,000 shares. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, May 8th.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 19 selling transactions for $57.82 million activity. United States Steel's dividend payout ratio is presently -6.83%.

Checking in on some valuation rankings, United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) has a Value Composite score of 28. "(ZEUS) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research" was published by Markets Daily and is owned by of Markets Daily. If you are viewing this news story on another publication, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of United States & global copyright & trademark legislation.

08/22/2016 - Rosenblatt Securities began new coverage on AK Steel Holding Corporation giving the company a " rating.

The Stock had a 2.23 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 2.17 and 2.54 respectively. The current price is seen ranging between $5.48 and $5.65. Closely-held shares are those owned by insiders, major shareholders and employees, while restricted stock refers to insider shares that can not be traded because of a temporary restriction such as the lock-up period after an initial public offering. Following the transaction, the director now owns 12,377 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $238,999.87. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Tightening the gaze, stock performance for the last 5 trading days is -2.80%. Company insiders own 1.31% of the company's stock. Developed by hedge fund manager Joel Greenblatt, the intention of the formula is to spot high quality companies that are trading at an attractive price. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. Finally, Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its stake in shares of United States Steel by 10.1% in the first quarter. Private Advisor Group LLC raised its stake in AK Steel Holding by 24.5% in the fourth quarter. Texas Permanent School Fund now owns 128,336 shares of the basic materials company's stock worth $2,420,000 after buying an additional 16,378 shares in the last quarter. GSA Capital Partners LLP raised its position in Olympic Steel by 13.7% in the fourth quarter.

Louisiana State Employees Retirement System raised its position in AK Steel Holding Co. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 194,500 shares of the basic materials company's stock worth $4,713,000 after buying an additional 34,600 shares during the last quarter.