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NYSE:PKX - POSCO Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.58 (-1.11 %)
(As of 01/22/2020 02:55 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $51.53
50-Day Range
MA: $50.82
52-Week Range
Now: $51.53
Volume321,690 shs
Average Volume225,085 shs
Market Capitalization$17.97 billion
P/E Ratio22.12
Dividend Yield2.65%
POSCO manufactures and sells steel rolled products and plates in South Korea and internationally. It operates through four segments: Steel, Construction, Trading, and Others. The company offers hot and cold rolled steel, wire rods, galvanized and electrical galvanized steel, steel plates, electrical and stainless steel, and titanium. It also designs and constructs industrial plants, civil engineering projects, and commercial and residential buildings; exports and imports steel products and raw materials; and generates electricity; produces gas and refuse derived fuel, as well as provides network and system integration, and logistics services. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Blast furnaces & steel mills
SectorBasic Materials



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$59.13 billion
Cash Flow$12.79 per share
Book Value$121.79 per share


Net Income$1.56 billion


Market Cap$17.97 billion
Next Earnings Date3/5/2020 (Estimated)

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POSCO (NYSE:PKX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is POSCO's stock symbol?

POSCO trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PKX."

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

POSCO announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 31st. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 29th will be given a dividend of $0.341 per share on Thursday, June 6th. This represents a $1.36 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.65%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 28th. View POSCO's Dividend History.

How were POSCO's earnings last quarter?

POSCO (NYSE:PKX) issued its earnings results on Friday, December, 6th. The basic materials company reported $1.12 earnings per share for the quarter. The basic materials company had revenue of $13.40 billion for the quarter. POSCO had a net margin of 1.33% and a return on equity of 1.82%. View POSCO's Earnings History.

When is POSCO's next earnings date?

POSCO is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 5th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for POSCO.

What price target have analysts set for PKX?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for POSCO's stock. Their forecasts range from $59.00 to $59.00. On average, they expect POSCO's share price to reach $59.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for POSCO.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for POSCO?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for POSCO in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for POSCO.

Has POSCO been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about PKX stock has trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. POSCO earned a news impact score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the basic materials company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for POSCO.

Are investors shorting POSCO?

POSCO saw a increase in short interest in the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 408,600 shares, an increase of 33.9% from the December 15th total of 305,100 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 184,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.2 days. Approximately 0.1% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View POSCO's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of POSCO's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of POSCO own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other POSCO investors own include The Coca-Cola (KO), General Electric (GE), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Intel (INTC), Enbridge (ENB), IBM (IBM), AT&T (T), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD) and Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET).

Who are POSCO's key executives?

POSCO's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jeong-Woo Choi, CEO & Representative Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. In-Hwa Chang, Pres & Representative Director (Age 64)
  • Mr. In-Hwan Oh, Chief Operating Officer (Age 61)
  • Sung-Wook Lee, Head of Legal Affairs Office & Exec. VP (Age 55)
  • Mr. Tak Jeong, Head of Marketing Division, VP & Inside Director (Age 60)

Who are POSCO's major shareholders?

POSCO's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include KCS Wealth Advisory (0.00%).

Which institutional investors are selling POSCO stock?

PKX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including KCS Wealth Advisory.

How do I buy shares of POSCO?

Shares of PKX 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 POSCO's stock price today?

One share of PKX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $51.53.

How big of a company is POSCO?

POSCO has a market capitalization of $17.97 billion and generates $59.13 billion in revenue each year. POSCO employs 33,784 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About POSCO.

What is POSCO's official website?

The official website for POSCO is http://www.posco.com/.

How can I contact POSCO?

POSCO's mailing address is POSCO CENTER 440 TEHERAN-RO, SEOUL M5, 06194. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 82-2-3457-1098 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for POSCO (NYSE PKX)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  227 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  270 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  497
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about POSCO and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PKX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PKX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/22/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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