Steel Dynamics Company Profile (NASDAQ:STLD)

About Steel Dynamics

Steel Dynamics logoSteel Dynamics, Inc. is a steel producing and a metal recycling company. The Company is engaged in manufacturing and selling of steel products, processing and selling of recycled ferrous and non-ferrous metals, and fabricating and selling of steel joist and deck products. Its segments include steel operations, which include the Company's Butler Flat Roll Division, Columbus Flat Roll Division, The Techs galvanizing lines, Structural and Rail Division, Engineered Bar Products Division, Roanoke Bar Division, Steel of West Virginia and Iron Dynamics (IDI); metals recycling operations, which include both ferrous and nonferrous scrap metal processing, transportation, marketing, brokerage and consulting services; steel fabrication operations, which include over eight New Millennium Building Systems joist and deck plants located throughout the United States and Northern Mexico, and other operations, which consist of its Minnesota ironmaking operations, and several smaller joint ventures.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Steel & Iron
  • Sub-Industry: Steel
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: STLD
  • CUSIP: 85811910
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $37.59
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $36.01
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $30.75
  • 52-Week Range: $17.00 - $40.17
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.96
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.71
  • P/E Growth: 0.36
  • Market Cap: $9.11B
  • Outstanding Shares: 243,686,000
  • Beta: 1.35
  • Net Margins: 4.91%
  • Return on Equity: 17.30%
  • Return on Assets: 7.18%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.85%
  • Current Ratio: 4.11%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.32%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Steel Dynamics (NASDAQ:STLD) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 11 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.69)
Consensus Price Target: $33.72 (5.07% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Steel Dynamics (NASDAQ:STLD)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/31/2017Berenberg BankDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
1/29/2017Barclays PLCSet Price TargetBuy$40.00View Rating Details
1/20/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$30.00 -> $43.00View Rating Details
1/12/2017Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$33.00 -> $36.00View Rating Details
12/13/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$32.00 -> $45.00View Rating Details
12/5/2016Deutsche Bank AGSet Price TargetBuy$31.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details
11/30/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetOverweight$31.00 -> $41.00View Rating Details
11/29/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$35.00View Rating Details
11/14/2016Rosenblatt SecuritiesDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$32.00View Rating Details
10/26/2016Bank of America CorpUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
10/20/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
10/21/2016Cowen and CompanyLower Price TargetOutperform$33.00 -> $31.00View Rating Details
8/16/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuy$27.00View Rating Details
7/19/2016Clarkson CapitalReiterated RatingNeutral$24.00View Rating Details
3/23/2016KeyCorpBoost Price TargetBuy$22.00 -> $25.00View Rating Details
3/9/2016NomuraBoost Price TargetBuy$21.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details
11/24/2015BB&T CorporationInitiated CoverageBuy$24.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Steel Dynamics (NASDAQ:STLD)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
1/24/2017Q416$0.43$0.43$1.88 billion$1.91 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/19/2016Q316$0.67$0.64$865.67 million$2.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2016Q216$0.56$0.58$2.03 billion$2.02 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2016Q116$0.24$0.26$1.70 billion$1.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2016Q415$0.07($1.04)$1.72 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/19/2015Q315$0.25$0.25$2.06 billion$2.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/20/2015Q215$0.22$0.22$1.97 billion$2.01 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2015Q115$0.15$0.17$2.05 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2015Q414$0.47$0.40$2.63 billion$2.52 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2014Q214$0.32$0.31$1.99 billion$2.07 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/16/2014Q114$0.20$0.16$1.86 billion$1.80 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2014Q413$0.24$0.24$1.86 billion$1.90 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/16/2013Q313$0.25$0.25$1.83 billion$1.91 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/17/2013Q2 2013$0.13$0.13$1.82 billion$1.80 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/17/2013Q1 2013$0.21$0.21$1.81 billion$1.80 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2013Q4 2012$0.14$0.27$1.69 billion$1.71 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2012$0.12$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/23/2012$0.19$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2012$0.22$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/24/2012$0.10$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2011$0.41$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/24/2011$0.08$0.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Steel Dynamics (NASDAQ:STLD)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.56 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.59 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$0.22$0.28$0.24
Q2 20164$0.37$0.57$0.49
Q3 20163$0.60$0.66$0.64
Q4 20164$0.43$0.50$0.46
Q1 20172$0.49$0.63$0.56
Q2 20171$0.81$0.81$0.81
Q3 20171$0.54$0.54$0.54
Q4 20171$0.42$0.42$0.42
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Steel Dynamics (NASDAQ:STLD)
Annual Dividend:$0.56
Dividend Yield:1.58%
Payout Ratio:35.90% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
21.88% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
21.62% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Steel Dynamics (NASDAQ:STLD)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Steel Dynamics (NASDAQ:STLD)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 79.46%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/1/2016Keith E BusseDirectorSell2,000$27.33$54,660.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2016Keith E BusseDirectorSell13,155$27.00$355,185.00View SEC Filing  
7/27/2016Jurgen Dr KolbDirectorSell17,900$27.20$486,880.00View SEC Filing  
7/26/2016Jurgen Dr KolbDirectorSell1,900$26.75$50,825.00View SEC Filing  
7/25/2016Jurgen Dr KolbDirectorSell1,000$26.50$26,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/21/2016Keith E BusseDirectorSell91,873$21.91$2,012,937.43View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015John C BatesDirectorSell74,379$21.03$1,564,190.37View SEC Filing  
11/19/2014Keith E BusseDirectorSell3,096$22.36$69,226.56View SEC Filing  
5/16/2014Keith BusseDirectorSell2,201$18.17$39,992.17View SEC Filing  
10/22/2013Keith E BusseDirectorSell80,000$18.28$1,462,400.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Steel Dynamics (NASDAQ:STLD)
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What is Steel Dynamics' stock symbol?

Steel Dynamics trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "STLD."

How often does Steel Dynamics pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Steel Dynamics?

Steel Dynamics announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, December 16th. Shareholders of record on Saturday, December 31st will be given a dividend of $0.14 per share on Friday, January 13th. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.58%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 28th.

Where is Steel Dynamics' stock going? Where will Steel Dynamics' stock price be in 2017?

16 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Steel Dynamics' shares. Their forecasts range from $24.00 to $45.00. On average, they expect Steel Dynamics' stock price to reach $33.72 in the next year.

When will Steel Dynamics announce their earnings?

Steel Dynamics is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April, 18th 2017.

Who owns Steel Dynamics stock?

Steel Dynamics' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (3.00%), FMR LLC (2.38%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.01%), AQR Capital Management LLC (1.94%), Thrivent Financial for Lutherans (1.39%) and Van ECK Associates Corp (1.20%). Company insiders that own Steel Dynamics stock include John C Bates, Jurgen Dr Kolb and Keith E Busse.

Who sold Steel Dynamics stock? Who is selling Steel Dynamics stock?

Steel Dynamics' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Numeric Investors LLC, State Street Corp, Eventide Asset Management LLC, Prudential PLC, Janus Capital Management LLC, Allianz Asset Management AG and Guggenheim Capital LLC. Company insiders that have sold Steel Dynamics stock in the last year include Jurgen Dr Kolb and Keith E Busse.

Who bought Steel Dynamics stock? Who is buying Steel Dynamics stock?

Steel Dynamics' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Discovery Capital Management LLC CT, Tide Point Capital Management LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, AQR Capital Management LLC, Marshall Wace LLP and Russell Investments Group Ltd..

How do I buy Steel Dynamics stock?

Shares of Steel Dynamics can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Steel Dynamics stock cost?

One share of Steel Dynamics stock can currently be purchased for approximately $35.52.

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Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by Staff