NASDAQ:STLD - Steel Dynamics Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$32.38 +0.38 (+1.19 %)
(As of 12/13/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$32.00
Today's Range$31.95 - $32.88
52-Week Range$30.62 - $52.10
Volume2.27 million shs
Average Volume2.40 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.18 billion
P/E Ratio12.22
Dividend Yield2.40%
Beta1.33
Steel Dynamics, Inc. is a diversified carbon-steel steel producer and metals recycler in the U.S. It produces a wide array of steel - beams, bars, steel sheet, and more. It operates through the following segments: Steel Operations, Metals Recycling Operations, Steel Fabrication Operations, and Others. The Steel Operations segment consist of its electric arc furnace mini-mills, producing steel from steel scrap, utilizing continuous casting, automated rolling mills, and various downstream finishing facilities. The Metals Recycling Operations segment primarily includes its metals recycling operations, liquid pig iron production facility, and Minnesota iron operations. The Steel Fabrication Operations segment includes New Millennium Building Systems plants, which fabricate steel joists, trusses, girders, and decking used within the non-residential construction industry. The company was founded by Keith E. Busse, Mark D. Millett, Richard P. Teets and John C. Bates in August 1993 and is headquartered in Fort Wayne, IN.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Blast furnaces & steel mills
Sub-IndustrySteel
SectorBasic Materials
Current SymbolNASDAQ:STLD
Previous Symbol
CUSIP85811910
Phone(260) 969-3500

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.61
Current Ratio3.94
Quick Ratio2.17

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio12.22
Forward P/E Ratio5.80
P/E Growth0.47

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$9.54 billion
Price / Sales0.78
Cash Flow$4.1091 per share
Price / Cash Flow7.88
Book Value$13.48 per share
Price / Book2.40

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.65
Net Income$812.74 million
Net Margins11.49%
Return on Equity31.96%
Return on Assets15.33%

Miscellaneous

Employees7,635
Outstanding Shares229,550,000
Market Cap$7.18 billion
OptionableOptionable

Steel Dynamics (NASDAQ:STLD) Frequently Asked Questions

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 20th. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 31st will be given a dividend of $0.1875 per share on Friday, January 11th. This represents a $0.75 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.32%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, December 28th. View Steel Dynamics' Dividend History.

How will Steel Dynamics' stock buyback program work?

Steel Dynamics announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock repurchase plan on Tuesday, September 4th 2018, which permits the company to buyback $750,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase up to 6.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are usually an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Steel Dynamics' earnings last quarter?

Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ:STLD) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 17th. The basic materials company reported $1.69 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.65 by $0.04. The basic materials company had revenue of $3.22 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.14 billion. Steel Dynamics had a net margin of 11.49% and a return on equity of 31.96%. Steel Dynamics's revenue was up 31.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.66 earnings per share. View Steel Dynamics' Earnings History.

When is Steel Dynamics' next earnings date?

Steel Dynamics is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, January 28th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Steel Dynamics.

What guidance has Steel Dynamics issued on next quarter's earnings?

Steel Dynamics updated its third quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, September, 18th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.64-1.68 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.70.

What price target have analysts set for STLD?

13 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Steel Dynamics' shares. Their forecasts range from $36.00 to $60.00. On average, they anticipate Steel Dynamics' share price to reach $52.5833 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 62.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Steel Dynamics.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Steel Dynamics?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Steel Dynamics in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Steel Dynamics.

Has Steel Dynamics been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about STLD stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Steel Dynamics earned a news impact score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the basic materials company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Steel Dynamics' key competitors?

Who are Steel Dynamics' key executives?

Steel Dynamics' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mark D. Millett, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Theresa E. Wagler, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Robert E. Francis, Chief Information Officer & Vice President
  • Russell B. Rinn, Executive Vice President
  • Richard A. Poinsatte, Treasurer, Vice President & Risk Manager

Who are Steel Dynamics' major shareholders?

Steel Dynamics' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.85%), Vanguard Group Inc (9.30%), FMR LLC (2.62%), Steadfast Capital Management LP (1.51%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.39%) and Standard Life Aberdeen plc (1.13%). Company insiders that own Steel Dynamics stock include Christopher A Graham, Jurgen Dr Kolb, Keith E Busse, Richard P Teets Jr and Theresa E Wagler. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Steel Dynamics.

Which major investors are selling Steel Dynamics stock?

STLD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, AQR Capital Management LLC, KAMES CAPITAL plc, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, FMR LLC, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Deutsche Bank AG and Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Steel Dynamics company stock in the last year include Christopher A Graham, Jurgen Dr Kolb, Keith E Busse and Theresa E Wagler. View Insider Buying and Selling for Steel Dynamics.

Which major investors are buying Steel Dynamics stock?

STLD stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc, BlackRock Inc., Legal & General Group Plc, Prudential Financial Inc., Marshall Wace LLP, Glenmede Trust Co. NA, Janus Henderson Group PLC and Ashler Capital LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Steel Dynamics.

How do I buy shares of Steel Dynamics?

Shares of STLD can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Steel Dynamics' stock price today?

One share of STLD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.38.

How big of a company is Steel Dynamics?

Steel Dynamics has a market capitalization of $7.18 billion and generates $9.54 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $812.74 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.65 on an earnings per share basis. Steel Dynamics employs 7,635 workers across the globe.

What is Steel Dynamics' official website?

The official website for Steel Dynamics is http://www.steeldynamics.com.

How can I contact Steel Dynamics?

Steel Dynamics' mailing address is 7575 W JEFFERSON BLVD, FORT WAYNE IN, 46804. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at (260) 969-3500 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Steel Dynamics (NASDAQ STLD)

Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  693 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  443 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,136
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Steel Dynamics and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe STLD will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe STLD will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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