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POSCO Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.46 (-2.28%)
(As of 01/14/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
255,921 shs
Average Volume
211,690 shs
Market Capitalization
$21.79 billion
P/E Ratio
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POSCO engages in the production of steel products. It operates through the following divisions: Steel, Engineering & Construction and Trading. The Steel division produces cold rolled, hot rolled and stain less steel products, plates, wire rods and silicon steel sheets. The Engineering & Construction division engages in the planning, designing and construction of industrial plants, civil engineering projects, commercial and residential buildings. The Trading division exports and imports steel products and raw materials. The company was founded by Tae-Joon Park on April 1, 1968 and is headquartered in Pohang, South Korea.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Blast furnaces & steel mills
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$49.01 billion
Cash Flow
$12.21 per share
Book Value
$109.20 per share


Net Income
$1.26 billion
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$21.79 billion

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 12/3 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
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Overall MarketRank

1.70 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

163rd out of 223 stocks

Blast Furnaces & Steel Mills Industry

14th out of 19 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 4.1Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

POSCO (NYSE:PKX) Frequently Asked Questions

Is POSCO a buy right now?

1 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for POSCO in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "sell" POSCO stock.
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How has POSCO's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

POSCO's stock was trading at $36.71 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, PKX stock has increased by 70.2% and is now trading at $62.49.
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Are investors shorting POSCO?

POSCO saw a increase in short interest in the month of December. As of December 15th, there was short interest totaling 316,000 shares, an increase of 22.0% from the November 30th total of 259,100 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 203,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.6 days. Approximately 0.1% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is POSCO's next earnings date?

POSCO is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February 18th 2022.
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How were POSCO's earnings last quarter?

POSCO (NYSE:PKX) announced its earnings results on Friday, December, 10th. The basic materials company reported $7.10 earnings per share for the quarter. The basic materials company had revenue of $18.57 billion for the quarter. POSCO had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.85% and a net margin of 8.29%.
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How often does POSCO pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for POSCO?

POSCO declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, November 26th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.876 per share on Friday, December 3rd. This represents a $3.50 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.61%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, September 29th. This is an increase from POSCO's previous quarterly dividend of $0.66.
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Is POSCO a good dividend stock?

POSCO pays an annual dividend of $3.50 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.60%. PKX has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. POSCO does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of POSCO is 20.55%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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Who are POSCO's key executives?

POSCO's management team includes the following people:
  • Jeong-Woo Choi, Co-Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Jung-Son Chon, Co-Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • In-Hwa Chang, Co-President, Co-CEO & Director
  • Seung-Kyu Lim, Senior Managing Director & Head-Finance
  • Seong-Wook Lee, Head-Legal & Compliance Support

What is Joon-Yang Chung's approval rating as POSCO's CEO?

41 employees have rated POSCO CEO Joon-Yang Chung on Glassdoor.com. Joon-Yang Chung has an approval rating of 63% among POSCO's employees. This puts Joon-Yang Chung in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of POSCO own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other POSCO investors own include General Electric (GE), International Business Machines (IBM), Coca-Cola (KO), Pfizer (PFE), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Gilead Sciences (GILD), AT&T (T), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Enbridge (ENB) and Intel (INTC).

What is POSCO's stock symbol?

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

Who are POSCO's major shareholders?

POSCO's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Richard P Slaughter Associates Inc (0.01%) and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.01%).

Which institutional investors are buying POSCO stock?

PKX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., and Richard P Slaughter Associates Inc.

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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is POSCO's stock price today?

One share of PKX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $62.49.

How much money does POSCO make?

POSCO has a market capitalization of $21.79 billion and generates $49.01 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $1.26 billion in net income (profit) each year or $17.03 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does POSCO have?

POSCO employs 35,393 workers across the globe.

Does POSCO have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of POSCO: 2015 POSCO New technology II Fund, BLUE O&M Co. Ltd., Brazil Sao Paulo Steel Processing Center, Busan E&E Co. Ltd., DAESAN (CAMBODIA) Co. Ltd., DAEWOO INTERNATIONAL GUANGZHOU CORP., Daewoo Amara Company Limited, Daewoo Global Development. Pte. Ltd, Daewoo International, Daewoo Power and Infra (PTY) Limited, Daewoo Precious Resources Co. Ltd., Future Creation Fund Postech Early Stage account, GOLDEN LACE POSCO INTERNATIONAL CO. LTD., GRAIN TERMINAL HOLDING PTE. LTD., Growth Ladder POSCO K-Growth Global Fund, HONG KONG POSCO E&C (CHINA) INVESTMENT Co. Ltd., HOTEL LAONZENA, HUME COAL PTY LTD, Hunchun Posco Hyundai Logistics, JB CLARK HILLS(*1), Korea Fuel Cell, LA-SRDC, Mapo Hibroad Parking Co. Ltd., MegaAsset Co. Ltd., Myanmar POSCO C&C Company Limited., Myanmar POSCO Engineering & Construction Company Limited., Myanmar POSCO Steel Co. Ltd, Mykolaiv Milling Works PJSC., PGSF L.P., PNR, POS-CD PTY LTD, POS-GC PTY LTD, POS-LT Pty Ltd, POS-Minerals Corporation, POS-NP PTY LTD, POS-ORE PTY LTD, POSCAN Elkview, POSCO (Thailand) Company Limited, POSCO A&C, POSCO AFRICA (PROPRIETARY) LIMITED, POSCO AMERICA ALABAMA PROCESSING CENTER CO. LTD., POSCO AMERICA COMERCIALIZADORA S DE RL DE CV, POSCO ASSAN TST STEEL INDUSTRY, POSCO AUSTRALIA GP PTY LIMITED, POSCO AUSTRALIA PTY LTD, POSCO America Corporation, POSCO Argentina S.A.U., POSCO Asia Co. Ltd., POSCO CHEMICAL CO. LTD., POSCO COATED STEEL (THAILAND) CO. LTD., POSCO Canada Ltd., POSCO Center Beijing, POSCO ChengDu Processing Center, POSCO China Dalian Plate Processing Center Co. Ltd., POSCO Coated & Color Steel Co. Ltd., POSCO DAEWOO E&P CANADA CORPORATION, POSCO DAEWOO WAIGAOQIAO SHANGHAI CO. LTD, POSCO E&C (THAILAND) CO. Ltd., POSCO E&C CHINA Co. Ltd., POSCO E&C HOLDINGS CO. Ltd., POSCO E&C Mongolia, POSCO E&C SMART S DE RL DE CV, POSCO E&C Vietnam Co. Ltd., POSCO ENERGY CO. LTD., POSCO ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION DO BRAZIL LTDA., POSCO ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION. CO. LTD., POSCO ENGINEERING (THAILAND) CO. LTD., POSCO ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION AUSTRALIA (POSCO E&C AUSTRALIA) PTY LTD, POSCO ES MATERIALS CO. LTD., POSCO Engineering and Construction India Private Limited, POSCO Europe Steel Distribution Center, POSCO Family Strategy Fund, POSCO GEM 1th Fund, POSCO Gulf SFC LLC, POSCO Humans, POSCO ICT, POSCO ICT BRASIL, POSCO ICT VIETNAM, POSCO ICT-China Co. Ltd, POSCO INDIA PROCESSING CENTER PRIVATE LIMITED, POSCO INTERNATIONAL (CHINA) CO. LTD, POSCO INTERNATIONAL AMERICA CORP., POSCO INTERNATIONAL AUSTRALIA HOLDINGS PTY. LTD., POSCO INTERNATIONAL Corporation, POSCO INTERNATIONAL Deutschland GMBH, POSCO INTERNATIONAL INDIA PVT. LTD, POSCO INTERNATIONAL ITALIA S.R.L., POSCO INTERNATIONAL JAPAN CORP., POSCO INTERNATIONAL MALAYSIA SDN BHD, POSCO INTERNATIONAL MEXICO S.A DE C.V., POSCO INTERNATIONAL MYANMAR CORPORATION LIMITED, POSCO INTERNATIONAL POWER (PNGLAE) LTD., POSCO INTERNATIONAL POWER(PNGPOM) LTD., POSCO INTERNATIONAL SHANGHAI CO. LTD., POSCO INTERNATIONAL SINGAPORE PTE. LTD., POSCO INTERNATIONAL TEXTILE LLC., POSCO INTERNATIONAL UKRAINE LLC., POSCO INTERNATIONAL VIETNAM COMPANY LIMITED, POSCO India Steel Distribution Center Private Ltd., POSCO JAPAN Co. Ltd., POSCO Japan PC CO. LTD, POSCO M-TECH, POSCO MAURITIUS LIMITED, POSCO MEXICO S.A. DE C.V., POSCO MPPC S.A. de C.V., POSCO Maharashtra Steel Private Limited, POSCO NCR Coal Ltd., POSCO O&M CO. Ltd. (formerly POSMATE), POSCO Philippine Manila Processing Center Inc., POSCO Processing&Service, POSCO RU Limited Liability Company, POSCO Research & Technology, POSCO Research Institute, POSCO SINGAPORE LNG TRADING PTE. LTD., POSCO SS VINA JOINT STOCK COMPANY (Formerly POSCO SS VISA CO. Ltd.), POSCO SUZHOU PROCESSING CENTER CO. LTD., POSCO TMC INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED, POSCO TNPC Otomotiv Celik San. Ve Tic. A.S, POSCO Thainox Public Company Limited, POSCO VST CO. LTD., POSCO Venture Capital Co. Ltd., POSCO Vietnam Processing Center. Co. Ltd, POSCO WA PTY LTD, POSCO WOMAN’S FUND, POSCO(Chongqing) Automotive Processing Center Co. Ltd., POSCO(Dalian) IT Center Development Co. Ltd., POSCO(Guangdong) Automotive Steel Co. Ltd., POSCO(Guangdong) Coated Steel Co. Ltd., POSCO(Liaoning) Automotive Processing Center Co. Ltd., POSCO(Suzhou) Automotive Processing Center Co. Ltd., POSCO(Wuhu) Automotive Processing Center Co. Ltd., POSCO(Yantai Automotive Processing Center Co. Ltd., POSCO-CFPC Co. Ltd., POSCO-CTPC Co. Ltd., POSCO-China Holding Corp., POSCO-China Qingdao Processing Center Co. Ltd., POSCO-India Private Limited, POSCO-India Pune Processing Center. Pvt. Ltd., POSCO-Indonesia Jakarta Processing Center, POSCO-Italy Processing Center, POSCO-MKPC SDN BHD, POSCO-Malaysia SDN. BHD., POSCO-Mexico Villagran Wire-rod Processing Center, POSCO-Poland Wroclaw Processing Center Sp. z o. o., POSCO-South Asia Company Limited, POSCO-TISCO (JILIN) PROCESSING CENTER Co. Ltd., POSCO-Terminal Co. Ltd., POSCO-VIETNAM Co. Ltd., POSMATE-CHINA CO. LTD, PSC Energy Global Co. Ltd., PT KRAKATAU BLUE WATER, PT. Bio Inti Agrindo, PT. KRAKATAU POSCO, PT. KRAKATAU POSCO ENERGY, PT. POSCO E&C INDONESIA, PT.Krakatau Posco Chemtech Calcination, PT.Krakatau Posco Social Enterprise, PT.MRI, PT.POSCO ICT INDONESIA, PT.POSCO INDONESIA INTI, Pohang Scrap Recycling Distribution Center Co. Ltd., Pos-Sea Pte Ltd, Posco Group University, Posco e&c Songdo International Building, Qingdao Pohang Stainless Steel Co. Ltd., SANPU TRADING Co. Ltd., SPH Co LTD., SUZHOU POSCO-CORE TECHNOLOGY CO. LTD., Songdo Development PMC (Project Management Company) LLC., Suncheon Eco Trans Co. LTD, TANCHEON E&E (formerly POSCO E&E), Ventanas Philippines Construction Inc, Yuzhnaya Stevedoring Company Limited LLC., ZHEJIANG POSCO-HUAYOU ESM CO. LTD, Zhangjiagang BLZ Pohang International Trading, Zhangjiagang Pohang Refractories Co. Ltd., Zhangjiagang Pohang Stainless Steel Co. Ltd., Zhangjigang Pohang Port Co. Ltd., and eNtoB Corporation.

When was POSCO founded?

POSCO was founded in 1968.

What is POSCO's official website?

The official website for POSCO is www.posco.com.

Where are POSCO's headquarters?

POSCO is headquartered at POSCO CENTER 440 TEHERAN-RO, SEOUL M5, 6194.

How can I contact POSCO?

POSCO's mailing address is POSCO CENTER 440 TEHERAN-RO, SEOUL M5, 6194. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at (223) 457-0114, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 82-2-3457-1997.

This page was last updated on 1/18/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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