Gerdau S.A. Company Profile (NYSE:GGB)

About Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB)

Gerdau S.A. logoGerdau S.A. (Gerdau) is a manufacturer of long steel in the North and South America. The Company is engaged in the production and commercialization of steel products in general, through its mills located in Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Spain, the United States, Guatemala, India, Mexico, Peru, the Dominican Republic, Uruguay and Venezuela. Its segments are Brazil Operations, which includes operations of steel and iron ore in Brazil, except Special Steels, and the operation of metallurgical coal and coke in Colombia; North America Operations, which includes all operations in North America, except those of Mexico and Special Steels; South America Operations, which includes operations in South America, except Brazil and the operation of metallurgical coal and coke in Colombia, and Special Steel Operations, including special steel operations in Brazil, Spain, the United States and India. It supplies its customers a range of products, including iron ore semi-finished products.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Steel
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:GGB
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.gerdau.com.br
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $6.65508 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,709,153,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $3.66
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $3.32
  • 52 Week Range: $2.49 - $4.39
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.26
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 22.06
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $5.56 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.15
  • Book Value: $4.63 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.81
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.01
  • Dividend Yield: 0.3%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $595.54 million
  • Net Margins: -5.73%
  • Return on Equity: 3.47%
  • Return on Assets: 1.61%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.62%
  • Current Ratio: 2.08%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.27%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 6.84 million shs.
  • Beta: 2.33
  • Short Ratio: 4.36
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB)

What is Gerdau S.A.'s stock symbol?

Gerdau S.A. trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GGB."

How often does Gerdau S.A. pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Gerdau S.A.?

Gerdau S.A. announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 9th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 24th will be given a dividend of $0.005 per share on Monday, September 11th. This represents a $0.02 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.53%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 22nd. View Gerdau S.A.'s Dividend History.

How were Gerdau S.A.'s earnings last quarter?

Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 4th. The company reported $0.01 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.02. The business earned $2.58 billion during the quarter. Gerdau S.A. had a positive return on equity of 3.47% and a negative net margin of 5.73%. View Gerdau S.A.'s Earnings History.

When will Gerdau S.A. make its next earnings announcement?

Gerdau S.A. is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 8th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Gerdau S.A..

Who are some of Gerdau S.A.'s key competitors?

Who are Gerdau S.A.'s key executives?

Gerdau S.A.'s management team includes the folowing people:

  • Claudio Gerdau Johannpeter, Chairman of the Board
  • Andre Bier Gerdau Johannpeter, Chief Executive Officer, Member of the Executive Board, Director
  • Harley Lorentz Scardoelli, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of Investor Relations
  • Manoel Vitor de Mendonca Filho, Executive Vice President of Gerdau Acominas (MG)
  • Francisco Deppermann Fortes, Executive Vice President
  • Guilherme Chagas Gerdau Johannpeter, Executive Vice President
  • Fernando Fontes Iunes, Director
  • Richard Chagas Gerdau Johannpeter, Director
  • Expedito Luz, Director
  • Affonso Celso Pastore, Independent Director

Who owns Gerdau S.A. stock?

Gerdau S.A.'s stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.07%), Fairpointe Capital LLC (1.93%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.09%), Vanguard Group Inc. (1.00%), BT Investment Management Ltd (0.94%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.60%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Gerdau S.A..

Who sold Gerdau S.A. stock? Who is selling Gerdau S.A. stock?

Gerdau S.A.'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Banco BTG Pactual S.A., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Van ECK Associates Corp, Bank of Montreal Can, Daiwa Securities Group Inc. and Sei Investments Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Gerdau S.A..

Who bought Gerdau S.A. stock? Who is buying Gerdau S.A. stock?

Gerdau S.A.'s stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BT Investment Management Ltd, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Vanguard Group Inc., Fairpointe Capital LLC, Quantitative Investment Management LLC and BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA. View Insider Buying and Selling for Gerdau S.A..

How do I buy Gerdau S.A. stock?

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

What is Gerdau S.A.'s stock price today?

One share of Gerdau S.A. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.75.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Gerdau S.A. (NYSE GGB)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  95 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  132 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  227
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/13/2017Sandler O'NeillUpgradeHold -> BuyHighView Rating Details
9/12/2017SantanderUpgradeHold -> BuyHighView Rating Details
9/7/2017Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralLowView Rating Details
9/1/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeNeutral -> OverweightHighView Rating Details
6/9/2017ScotiabankUpgradeUnderperform -> Sector PerformLowView Rating Details
8/18/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
5/22/2016Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB)
Earnings by Quarter for Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB)
Earnings History by Quarter for Gerdau S.A. (NYSE GGB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/8/2017        
5/4/2016Q1 2016$0.03$0.01$2.58 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q3 2015$0.05$0.03$3.06 billion$3.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q2$0.09$4.69 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.19 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.17 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB)
Most Recent Dividend:9/11/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.01
Dividend Yield:0.27%
Dividend Growth:-13.60% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-3.23% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
5.26% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
5.88% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB)

Dividend History by Quarter for Gerdau S.A. (NYSE GGB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/9/2017quarterly$0.010.71%8/22/20178/24/20179/11/2017
11/9/2016$0.0111/22/201611/25/201612/8/2016
8/11/2016$0.018/23/20168/25/20169/12/2016
11/3/2015$0.0111/10/201511/13/201511/27/2015
8/12/2015$0.018/25/20158/27/20159/4/2015
5/8/2015quarterly$0.022.27%5/21/20155/26/20156/9/2015
3/5/2015quarterly$0.022.67%3/17/20153/19/20154/2/2015
11/5/2014$0.0211/18/201411/17/201411/27/2014
11/6/2014special$0.022.4%11/18/201411/20/201412/5/2014
7/30/2014$0.038/12/20148/11/20148/21/2014
7/31/2014quarterly$0.031.82%8/12/20148/14/20148/28/2014
5/13/2014quarterly$0.031.94%5/22/20145/27/20146/6/2014
2/21/2014$0.033/6/20143/5/20143/17/2014
2/25/2014quarterly$0.031.85%3/6/20143/10/20143/24/2014
11/1/2013special$0.0511/12/201311/14/201312/2/2013
8/5/2013special$0.030.59%8/13/20138/15/20138/28/2013
5/9/2013quarterly$0.010.56%5/20/20135/22/20136/10/2013
2/26/2013special$0.013/5/20133/7/20133/25/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB)
Latest Headlines for Gerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoGerdau S.A. (GGB) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Buy"
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 20 at 1:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGerdau S.A. (GGB) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 18 at 1:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGerdau S.A. (GGB) Cut to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 17 at 11:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGerdau S.A. (GGB) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 4:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGerdau S.A. (GGB) Upgraded to "Buy" by Sandler O'Neill
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 11:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSantander Upgrades Gerdau S.A. (GGB) to "Buy"
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 12 at 12:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGerdau S.A. (GGB) Lifted to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 11 at 12:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting Gerdau (GGB) & Mechel PAO (MTL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 8 at 8:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGerdau S.A. (GGB) Stock Rating Lowered by Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 7 at 12:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGerdau S.A. (GGB) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 5 at 7:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGerdau S.A. (GGB) Rating Increased to Overweight at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 5:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades Gerdau S.A. (GGB) to "Buy"
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 1:52 PM
streetinsider.com logoJPMorgan Upgrades Gerdau SA (GGB) to Overweight - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - September 1 at 4:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGerdau (GGB) versus Northwest Pipe (NWPX) Head to Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 1 at 12:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGerdau S.A. (GGB) Lowered to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 29 at 7:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGerdau S.A. (GGB) Raised to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 28 at 1:12 PM
seekingalpha.com logoGerdau names new CEO, controlling family members to drop exec positions
seekingalpha.com - August 25 at 6:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrazil's Gerdau appoints new CEO as controlling family leaves management
finance.yahoo.com - August 25 at 6:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Brazilian Steelmaker Gerdau Shakes Up Top Ranks, Names New CEO
finance.yahoo.com - August 25 at 6:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoJacksonville Economic Development Comm., FL -- Moody's changes Gerdau's outlook to stable; affirms Ba3 ratings
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 7:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGerdau S.A. (GGB) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 4:36 PM
seekingalpha.com logoGerdau S.A. goes ex-dividend tomorrow
seekingalpha.com - August 21 at 6:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Review: Gerdau (GGB) and Gibraltar Industries (ROCK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 8:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGerdau S.A. (GGB) Upgraded to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 17 at 10:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGerdau S.A. (GGB) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 16 at 3:48 PM
nasdaq.com logoGerdau (GGB) Q2 Net Income Falls Y/Y, Steel Production Weak - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 10 at 8:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGerdau S.A. (GGB) Announces $0.01 Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 10 at 2:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrazil's Gerdau posts small slide in second-quarter profit
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 7:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSteelmaker Gerdau CEO expects 2018 Brazil recovery to boost building
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 7:11 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB) Set to Announce Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 7 at 10:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGerdau S.A. (NYSE:GGB) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 4:40 PM
bizjournals.com logoPre-Market Technical Recap on Steel & Iron Stocks -- AK Steel, Gerdau, ArcelorMittal, and Steel Dynamics
www.bizjournals.com - July 22 at 12:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPOSCO (PKX) Q2 Earnings Up Y/Y, Down Q/Q, '17 View Updated
finance.yahoo.com - July 22 at 12:21 AM
nasdaq.com logoPOSCO (PKX) Upgraded to Strong Buy on Solid Growth Prospects - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 7 at 1:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGerdau S.A. (GGB) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 4:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTop Brazil Steelmaker Ready to Benefit From Trump Pump, CEO Says
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 6:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGerdau S.A. (GGB) Rating Increased to Hold at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 24 at 7:20 PM
zacks.com logoGerdau's Long-Term Prospects Solid, Faces Near-Term Risks
www.zacks.com - June 20 at 6:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGerdau's Long-Term Prospects Solid, Faces Near-Term Risks
finance.yahoo.com - June 20 at 6:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Comparison: United States Steel Corporation (X) and Gerdau (GGB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 18 at 12:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoScotiabank Upgrades Gerdau SA (GGB) to Sector Perform
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 9 at 12:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGerdau SA (GGB) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 6 at 5:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Gerdau SA : May 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 5:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGerdau SA (GGB) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 4:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoU.S. finds possible injury from steel wire rod imports; probe to continue
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 6:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Gerdau SA : May 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 6:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGerdau SA :GGB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 11:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGerdau (GGB) Records Loss in Q1, Steel Production Falls Y/Y
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 5:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrazil's Gerdau posts unexpected loss as revenue falls 16 pct
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 12:11 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable Press Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact Gerdau SA (GGB) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 9:47 AM

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