Gerdau Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:GGB)

-0.08 (-2.52 %)
(As of 09/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $3.10
50-Day Range
MA: $3.14
52-Week Range
Now: $3.10
Volume9.43 million shs
Average Volume10.02 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.33 billion
P/E Ratio7.75
Dividend Yield2.06%
Gerdau SA provides steel-related products and services worldwide. It operates through four segments: Brazil Operations, North America Operations, South America Operations, and Special Steel Operations. The company offers semi-finished products, including billets, blooms, and slabs; common long rolled products, such as rebars, wire rods, merchant bars, light shapes, and profiles, which are used primarily in the construction and manufacturing industries; and drawn products comprising barbed and barbless fence wires, galvanized wires, fences, concrete reinforcing wire meshes, nails, and clamps, as well as mines and produces iron ore. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Steel works, blast furnaces, & rolling & finishing mills
SectorBasic Materials



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$12.63 billion
Cash Flow$0.6828 per share
Book Value$4.13 per share


Net Income$630.34 million


Outstanding Shares1,719,660,000
Market Cap$5.33 billion
Next Earnings Date11/6/2019 (Estimated)

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Gerdau (NYSE:GGB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Gerdau's stock symbol?

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

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

Gerdau declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 9th. Investors of record on Wednesday, May 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.0176 per share on Wednesday, June 5th. This represents a $0.07 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.28%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 21st. View Gerdau's Dividend History.

How were Gerdau's earnings last quarter?

Gerdau SA (NYSE:GGB) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 7th. The basic materials company reported $0.06 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.09 by $0.03. The basic materials company had revenue of $2.59 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.79 billion. Gerdau had a return on equity of 7.97% and a net margin of 4.50%. View Gerdau's Earnings History.

When is Gerdau's next earnings date?

Gerdau is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Gerdau.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Gerdau?

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

Has Gerdau been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about GGB stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Gerdau earned a coverage optimism score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the basic materials company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Gerdau.

Are investors shorting Gerdau?

Gerdau saw a increase in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 65,477,300 shares, an increase of 14.5% from the July 31st total of 57,196,100 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 8,150,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 8.0 days. Currently, 5.8% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Gerdau's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Gerdau's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Gerdau own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Gerdau investors own include Intelsat (I), Mallinckrodt (MNK), Bank of America (BAC), Fossil Group (FOSL), Companhia Siderurgica Nacional (SID), Associated British Foods (ABF), Chaarat Gold (CGH), AMC Entertainment (AMC), First Data (FDC) and Ciena (CIEN).

Who are Gerdau's key executives?

Gerdau's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Claudio Gerdau Johannpeter, Chairman (Age 56)
  • Mr. Gustavo Werneck Da Cunha, Chief Exec. Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Harley Lorentz Scardoelli, Exec. VP, CFO & Investor Relations Officer (Age 56)
  • Clemir Uhlein, Accounting Director
  • Mr. Francisco Deppermann Fortes, VP of HR, IT, Corp. Process of Engineer and Safety & Environment (Age 56)

Who are Gerdau's major shareholders?

Gerdau's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of America Corp DE (1.03%), Vanguard Group Inc. (0.65%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.46%), BlackRock Inc. (0.43%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.39%) and Nuveen Asset Management LLC (0.12%).

Which major investors are selling Gerdau stock?

GGB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., AQR Capital Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., AMS Capital Ltda, Morgan Stanley, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. and NumerixS Investment Technologies Inc.

Which major investors are buying Gerdau stock?

GGB stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of America Corp DE, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Sagil Capital LLP, Provida Pension Fund Administrator, Vanguard Group Inc., SPX Equities Gestao de Recursos Ltda, Capital International Sarl and JPMorgan Chase & Co..

How do I buy shares of Gerdau?

Shares of GGB 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 Gerdau's stock price today?

One share of GGB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.10.

How big of a company is Gerdau?

Gerdau has a market capitalization of $5.33 billion and generates $12.63 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $630.34 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.40 on an earnings per share basis. View Additional Information About Gerdau.

What is Gerdau's official website?

The official website for Gerdau is

How can I contact Gerdau?

Gerdau's mailing address is Avenida Das Nacoes Unidas 8 501 - 8th Floor, SAO PAULO SP D5, 05425. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 55-11-3094-6300 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Gerdau (NYSE GGB)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  232 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  301 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  533
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Gerdau and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GGB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GGB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/22/2019 by Staff

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