Finally, Bank of America set a $32.00 price target on United States Steel and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Friday, October 20th.
Keeping an eyeball on Gross profit Margin, Net profit Margin & Operating Margin, the Gross profit margin of 10.40%; the net profit margin of 1.00% while its Operating margin was 3.10% for United States Steel Corporation (X). The stock of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) has "Neutral" rating given on Thursday, November 3 by Clarksons Platou.
United States Steel (NYSE:X) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October 31st. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. The firm has "Buy" rating by Credit Suisse given on Wednesday, November 1. $22.12's average target is -29.17% below currents $31.23 stock price.
United States Steel Co.
The stock is now showing YTD performance of -9.63 Percent.
(NYSE:X) VP Colleen M. Darragh sold 9,700 shares of United States Steel stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, December 1st. About 6.04 million shares traded. The company has market cap of $5.47 billion. United States Steel Corporation has $50 highest and $4 lowest target. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) is 17.3% above its 200-day moving average, providing a measure of resistance for long positions. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.21/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 29.6 Percent. The firm had revenue of $3.25 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.07 billion. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 5% and Return on Investment (ROI) of -4 percent. The company's revenue was up 16.4% compared to the same quarter past year.
Looking at the stock's movement on the chart, United States Steel Corporation have shares float of 11.33%. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 10th will be paid a $0.05 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 9th. This represents a $0.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.40%. United States Steel's payout ratio is 29.85%.
State Street Corp boosted its stake in shares of Olympic Steel, Inc. In the last quarter, insiders sold 19,265 shares of company stock worth $577,950. Following the completion of the purchase, the director now directly owns 21,872 shares in the company, valued at $436,127.68. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. The stock had a trading volume of 17,774,784 shares, compared to its average volume of 16,552,801. Insiders have sold 19,265 shares of company stock worth $577,950 over the last ninety days. The firm bought 10,720 shares of the basic materials company's stock, valued at approximately $275,000. The larger the gross profit margin, the better for the company. Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp increased its stake in United States Steel by 1.5% in the third quarter. ClariVest Asset Management LLC now owns 163,900 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at $3,192,000 after buying an additional 24,251 shares in the last quarter. The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $1.03 and compares with the $0.77 52-week low. Capstone Asset Management Co. raised its position in United States Steel by 3.6% in the second quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 64.27% of the company's stock. Texas Permanent School Fund increased its position in shares of United States Steel by 0.3% in the first quarter. The stock kicked off the session at $31.11 and later approached $31.11 with a change of 4.29%. LS Investment Advisors LLC raised its holdings in United States Steel by 16.6% during the 2nd quarter.