NYSE:PKX - POSCO Stock Price, News, & Analysis

+1.80 (+3.61 %)
(As of 06/19/2019 06:58 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $51.70
50-Day Range
MA: $50.59
52-Week Range
Now: $51.70
Volume180,400 shs
Average Volume201,074 shs
Market Capitalization$18.03 billion
P/E Ratio10.55
Dividend Yield2.74%
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$13.3938 per share
Book Value$121.79 per share


Net Income$1.56 billion


Market Cap$18.03 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A

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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. Investors of record on Friday, March 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.341 per share on Thursday, June 6th. This represents a $1.36 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.64%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 28th. View POSCO's Dividend History.

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 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for POSCO.

Has POSCO been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about PKX stock has trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. POSCO earned a news sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the basic materials company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for POSCO.

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 General Electric (GE), The Coca-Cola (KO), Intel (INTC), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Ford Motor (F), Mcdonald's (MCD) and Medtronic (MDT).

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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Sprucegrove Investment Management Ltd. (0.87%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.13%), Brandes Investment Partners LP (0.08%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (0.04%), ClariVest Asset Management LLC (0.04%) and Clearbridge Investments LLC (0.03%).

Which major investors are selling POSCO stock?

PKX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including ClariVest Asset Management LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Pzena Investment Management LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Greenleaf Trust, Comerica Bank, US Bancorp DE and Elgethun Capital Management.

Which major investors are buying POSCO stock?

PKX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Edgbaston Investment Partners LLP, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Sprucegrove Investment Management Ltd., Thomas White International Ltd., Boston Advisors LLC, Factorial Partners LLC and Avalon Advisors LLC.

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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is POSCO's stock price today?

One share of PKX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $51.70.

How big of a company is POSCO?

POSCO has a market capitalization of $18.03 billion and generates $59.13 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $1.56 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.76 on an earnings per share basis. POSCO employs 32,287 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About POSCO.

What is POSCO's official website?

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

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:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  186 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  241 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  427
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 6/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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