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NYSE:AKS - AK Steel Stock Price, Forecast & News

$3.43
-0.09 (-2.56 %)
(As of 12/15/2019 11:10 AM ET)
Today's Range
$3.36
Now: $3.43
$3.55
50-Day Range
$2.33
MA: $2.78
$3.53
52-Week Range
$1.66
Now: $3.43
$3.59
Volume8.73 million shs
Average Volume10.22 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.09 billion
P/E Ratio5.36
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta3.14
AK Steel Holding Corporation, through its subsidiary, AK Steel Corporation, produces flat-rolled carbon, and stainless and electrical steel products in the United States and internationally. It produces flat-rolled carbon steel products, including coated, cold-rolled, and hot-rolled carbon steel products; grain-oriented specialty stainless and electrical steels; and carbon and stainless steel tubing products. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Blast furnaces & steel mills
Sub-IndustrySteel
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIP00154710
Phone513-425-5000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.82 billion
Cash Flow$1.40 per share
Book Value$1.36 per share

Profitability

Net Income$186 million

Miscellaneous

Employees9,500
Market Cap$1.09 billion
Next Earnings Date1/27/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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AK Steel (NYSE:AKS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is AK Steel's stock symbol?

AK Steel trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AKS."

How were AK Steel's earnings last quarter?

AK Steel Holding Co. (NYSE:AKS) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 30th. The basic materials company reported $0.01 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.04 by $0.03. The basic materials company earned $1.54 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.64 billion. AK Steel had a net margin of 1.50% and a return on equity of 42.48%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 11.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.21 earnings per share. View AK Steel's Earnings History.

When is AK Steel's next earnings date?

AK Steel is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, January 27th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for AK Steel.

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

AK Steel updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, October, 30th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.32-0.37 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.41.

What price target have analysts set for AKS?

14 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for AK Steel's shares. Their forecasts range from $1.50 to $3.50. On average, they expect AK Steel's stock price to reach $2.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 27.1%. View Analyst Price Targets for AK Steel.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AK Steel?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AK Steel in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 10 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for AK Steel.

Has AK Steel been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about AKS stock has been trending negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. AK Steel earned a media sentiment score of -2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the basic materials company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for AK Steel.

Are investors shorting AK Steel?

AK Steel saw a increase in short interest during the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 31,480,000 shares, an increase of 10.0% from the September 30th total of 28,630,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 8,750,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.6 days. Currently, 10.2% of the shares of the company are short sold. View AK Steel's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of AK Steel's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of AK Steel own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other AK Steel investors own include United States Steel (X), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Bank of America (BAC), General Electric (GE), TG Therapeutics (TGTX), Rite Aid (RAD), Steel Dynamics (STLD), Cleveland-Cliffs (CLF), Chesapeake Energy (CHK) and Intel (INTC).

Who are AK Steel's key executives?

AK Steel's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Roger K. Newport, CEO & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Kirk W. Reich, Pres & COO (Age 51)
  • Mr. Jaime Vasquez, VP of Fin. & CFO (Age 56)
  • Mr. Joseph C. Alter, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 42)
  • Mr. Scott M. Lauschke, VP of Sales & Customer Service (Age 49)

Who are AK Steel's major shareholders?

AK Steel's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (5.12%), Rhumbline Advisers (0.32%), Cetera Advisors LLC (0.28%), Congress Asset Management Co. MA (0.26%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.22%) and California State Teachers Retirement System (0.16%). Company insiders that own AK Steel stock include James A Thomson, Joseph C Alter, Roger K Newport and William K Gerber. View Institutional Ownership Trends for AK Steel.

Which institutional investors are selling AK Steel stock?

AKS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Systematic Financial Management LP, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, Nomura Holdings Inc., Wedbush Securities Inc., Congress Asset Management Co. MA, Voloridge Investment Management LLC and Wedge Capital Management L L P NC. View Insider Buying and Selling for AK Steel.

Which institutional investors are buying AK Steel stock?

AKS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cetera Advisors LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System, Millennium Management LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Squarepoint Ops LLC, State of Tennessee Treasury Department, 6 Meridian and First Trust Advisors LP. Company insiders that have bought AK Steel stock in the last two years include Joseph C Alter and Roger K Newport. View Insider Buying and Selling for AK Steel.

How do I buy shares of AK Steel?

Shares of AKS 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is AK Steel's stock price today?

One share of AKS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.43.

How big of a company is AK Steel?

AK Steel has a market capitalization of $1.09 billion and generates $6.82 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $186 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.64 on an earnings per share basis. AK Steel employs 9,500 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About AK Steel.

What is AK Steel's official website?

The official website for AK Steel is http://www.aksteel.com/.

How can I contact AK Steel?

AK Steel's mailing address is 9227 CENTRE POINTE DRIVE, WEST CHESTER OH, 45069. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 513-425-5000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for AK Steel (NYSE AKS)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  568 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  818 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,386
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about AK Steel and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AKS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AKS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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