NASDAQ:STLD - Steel Dynamics Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $39.04 +1.78 (+4.78 %) (As of 02/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$37.26Today's Range$37.56 - $39.1452-Week Range$28.91 - $52.10Volume3.02 million shsAverage Volume2.27 million shsMarket Capitalization$8.96 billionP/E Ratio7.11Dividend Yield2.01%Beta1.4 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Steel Dynamics, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the steel products manufacturing and metals recycling businesses in the United States and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Steel Operations, Metals Recycling Operations, and Steel Fabrication Operations. The Steel Operations segment provides hot roll, cold roll, and coated steel products; structural steel beams, pilings, and standard and premium grade rail products; engineered special-bar-quality products; merchant bar products, including angles, merchant rounds, flats, channels, and reinforcing bars; beams, channels, and specialty steel sections; and threaded rod products, and cold drawn and heat treated bars. Its products are used in construction, automotive, manufacturing, transportation, heavy and agriculture equipment, and pipe and tube industry sectors. This segment sells its products directly to end-users, steel fabricators, and service centers. The Metals Recycling Operations segment is involved in the purchase, process, and resale of ferrous and nonferrous scrap metals into reusable forms and grades. Its ferrous products include heavy melting steel, busheling, bundled scrap, shredded scrap, steel turnings, and cast iron products; and nonferrous products comprise aluminum, brass, copper, stainless steel, and other nonferrous metals. This segment also provides transportation logistics, scrap management, marketing, and brokerage services. The Steel Fabrication Operations segment produces steel building components comprising steel joists, girders, trusses, and steel deck products for non-residential steel fabricators. Steel Dynamics, Inc. was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Receive STLD News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for STLD and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Blast furnaces & steel mills Sub-IndustrySteel SectorBasic Materials Current SymbolNASDAQ:STLD Previous Symbol CUSIP85811910 Webwww.steeldynamics.com Phone260-969-3500Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.62 Current Ratio3.96 Quick Ratio2.13Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio7.11 Forward P/E Ratio9.34 P/E Growth0.74 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$11.82 billion Price / Sales0.76 Cash Flow$7.3660 per share Price / Cash Flow5.30 Book Value$16.45 per share Price / Book2.37Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.49 Net Income$1.26 billion Net Margins10.65% Return on Equity35.44% Return on Assets17.20%Miscellaneous Employees7,635 Outstanding Shares229,552,000Market Cap$8.96 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 Thursday, February 14th. Stockholders of record on Sunday, March 31st will be given a dividend of $0.24 per share on Friday, April 12th. This represents a $0.96 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.46%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 29th. This is a positive change from Steel Dynamics's previous quarterly dividend of $0.19. View Steel Dynamics' Dividend History. How will Steel Dynamics' stock buyback program work? Steel Dynamics announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock buyback program on Tuesday, September 4th 2018, which allows the company to buyback $750,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to buy up to 6.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are often a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. How were Steel Dynamics' earnings last quarter? Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ:STLD) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, January, 22nd. The basic materials company reported $1.31 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.25 by $0.06. The basic materials company had revenue of $2.90 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.93 billion. Steel Dynamics had a return on equity of 35.44% and a net margin of 10.65%. The business's revenue was up 24.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.54 EPS. View Steel Dynamics' Earnings History. When is Steel Dynamics' next earnings date? Steel Dynamics is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 17th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Steel Dynamics. What guidance has Steel Dynamics issued on next quarter's earnings? Steel Dynamics updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, December, 18th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.25-1.29 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.37. What price target have analysts set for STLD? 11 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Steel Dynamics' stock. Their forecasts range from $32.00 to $59.00. On average, they anticipate Steel Dynamics' stock price to reach $50.10 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 28.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Steel Dynamics. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Steel Dynamics? 11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Steel Dynamics in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 9 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? Media headlines about STLD stock have trended neutral on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Steel Dynamics earned a coverage optimism score of 0.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the basic materials company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Steel Dynamics' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Steel Dynamics include ArcelorMittal (MT), POSCO (PKX), Nucor (NUE), SUMITOMO CORP/S (SSUMY), Tenaris (TS), EVRAZ (EVRZF), Ternium (TX), United States Steel (X), APERAM/SH N Y REGISTRY SH (APEMY), Carpenter Technology (CRS), Commercial Metals (CMC), USINAS SIDERURG/S (USNZY), AK Steel (AKS), SunCoke Energy Partners (SXCP) and SunCoke Energy (SXC). Who are Steel Dynamics' key executives? Steel Dynamics' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Mark D. Millett, Co-Founder, CEO, Pres & Exec. Director (Age 59)Mr. Richard P. Teets Jr., Co-Founder & Director (Age 64)Ms. Theresa E. Wagler, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 49)Mr. Glenn A. Pushis, Sr. VP of Special Projects (Age 53)Mr. Barry T. Schneider, Sr. VP of Flat Roll Steel Group (Age 50) Who are Steel Dynamics' major shareholders? Steel Dynamics' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (10.41%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.95%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (1.77%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.46%), Prudential Financial Inc. (1.37%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.21%). 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 Victory Capital Management Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, ClariVest Asset Management LLC, Van ECK Associates Corp, First Trust Advisors LP, Raymond James & Associates and First Quadrant L P CA. 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 Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Two Sigma Investments LP, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, APG Asset Management N.V. and Prudential Financial Inc.. 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 $39.04. How big of a company is Steel Dynamics? Steel Dynamics has a market capitalization of $8.96 billion and generates $11.82 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $1.26 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.49 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: 3.0 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 701 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 462 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,163MarketBeat'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. 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