POSCO Company Profile (NYSE:PKX)


POSCO logoPOSCO is an integrated steel producer. The Company operates in four segments: steel, trading, engineering and construction, and others. The steel segment includes production of steel products and sale of such products. The trading segment consists of global trading activities of POSCO Daewoo Corporation, exporting and importing a range of steel products that are both obtained from and supplied to it, as well as between other suppliers and purchasers in Korea and overseas. The construction segment includes planning, designing and construction of industrial plants, civil engineering projects, and commercial and residential buildings, both in Korea and overseas. The others segment includes power generation, liquefied natural gas (LNG) logistics, and network and system integration. It produces approximately 42.0 million tons of crude steel, a portion of which is produced at Pohang Works and Gwangyang Works.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Steel & Iron
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: PKX
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $60.82
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $58.44
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $53.88
  • 52-Week Range: $319,990,000.00 - $40.18
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.25
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.58
  • P/E Growth: 0.58
  • Market Cap: $19.46B
  • Outstanding Shares: 319,990,000
  • Beta: 1.04
  • Net Margins: 0.37%
  • Return on Equity: 0.64%
  • Return on Assets: 0.40%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.08%
  • Current Ratio: 4.70%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.31%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for POSCO (NYSE:PKX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.80)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for POSCO (NYSE:PKX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/26/2017NomuraUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
11/28/2016HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
7/21/2016MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformView Rating Details
5/2/2016Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
4/5/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeNeutral -> OverweightView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/26/2015 forward)


Earnings History for POSCO (NYSE:PKX)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com


Earnings Estimates for POSCO (NYSE:PKX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.19 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.48 EPS


Dividend History for POSCO (NYSE:PKX)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for POSCO (NYSE:PKX)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com


Latest Headlines for POSCO (NYSE:PKX)
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aikenadvocate.com - February 9 at 9:32 PM
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www.barrons.com - February 9 at 1:15 AM
seekingalpha.com logoPosco: Korean Steel Sector To Shine With Upcoming Price Rebound (NYSE:PKX)
seekingalpha.com - February 7 at 9:31 PM
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www.nasdaq.com - February 3 at 1:14 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to POSCO : February 2, 2017 (NYSE:PKX)
www.capitalcube.com - February 2 at 8:12 PM
News IconAs Posco (PKX) Stock Value Rose, Shareholder Sprucegrove Investment Management LTD Has Lowered Position by $9.82 Million (NYSE:PKX)
randolphguide.com - February 1 at 9:51 PM
capitalcube.com logoPOSCO :PKX-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : January 30, 2017 (NYSE:PKX)
www.capitalcube.com - January 30 at 7:55 PM
nasdaq.com logoPOSCO (PKX) Reverses to Earnings in '16, Revenues Fall Y/Y - Nasdaq (NYSE:PKX)
www.nasdaq.com - January 28 at 7:22 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoStock Market Roundup, Jan. 26: Stocks Flat on Mixed Earnings (NYSE:PKX)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 27 at 12:54 AM
moodys.com logoPOSCO -- Moody's: POSCO's 2016 results in line with its rating (NYSE:PKX)
www.moodys.com - January 26 at 1:05 AM
capitalcube.com logoPOSCO : PKX-US: Dividend Analysis : September 30th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 23, 2017 (NYSE:PKX)
www.capitalcube.com - January 23 at 7:35 PM
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www.fxpips.com - January 12 at 8:04 AM
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www.nasdaq.com - January 11 at 7:54 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - January 2 at 8:43 AM
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twincountynews.com - December 30 at 12:14 AM
bloomberg.com logoFund Manager Riding 55% Posco Gain Sees Steel Prices Staying Hot (NYSE:PKX)
www.bloomberg.com - December 27 at 9:44 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - December 27 at 9:44 AM
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www.zacks.com - December 23 at 8:16 AM
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www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - December 20 at 1:43 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - December 19 at 8:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSteel Dynamics (STLD) Repays Senior Secured Loan Worth $228M (NYSE:PKX)
finance.yahoo.com - December 15 at 8:15 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 8:01 PM
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www.nasdaq.com - December 13 at 7:39 PM
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www.zacks.com - December 6 at 9:22 AM
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www.insidermonkey.com - December 6 at 9:22 AM
moodys.com logoPOSCO -- Moody's: POSCO E&C's potential debt take-over is credit negative for POSCO (NYSE:PKX)
www.moodys.com - December 6 at 9:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAllegheny (ATI) Board Suspends Quarterly Dividend from Q4 (NYSE:PKX)
finance.yahoo.com - December 5 at 7:10 PM
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twincountynews.com - December 3 at 6:22 PM
moodys.com logoPOSCO -- Moody's: Outlook for Asian steelmakers is negative in 2017 on weakening earnings (NYSE:PKX)
www.moodys.com - November 30 at 12:09 PM
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What is POSCO's stock symbol?

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

Who owns POSCO stock?

POSCO's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.92%), Allianz Asset Management AG (0.35%), State Street Corp (0.12%), NWQ Investment Management Company LLC (0.08%), Van ECK Associates Corp (0.06%) and Two Sigma Investments LP (0.05%).

Who sold POSCO stock? Who is selling POSCO stock?

POSCO's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Bogle Investment Management L P DE, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI and Wetherby Asset Management Inc..

Who bought POSCO stock? Who is buying POSCO stock?

POSCO's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Allianz Asset Management AG, NWQ Investment Management Company LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Van ECK Associates Corp, Elgethun Capital Management, Numeric Investors LLC, State Street Corp and Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd.

How do I buy POSCO stock?

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

How much does a share of POSCO stock cost?

One share of POSCO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $60.82.

POSCO (NYSE:PKX) Chart for Sunday, February, 26, 2017

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Last Updated on 2/26/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff