POSCO Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:PKX)

$84.14 +0.50 (+0.60 %)
(As of 02/22/2018 11:31 AM ET)
Previous Close$83.64
Today's Range$83.35 - $84.36
52-Week Range$56.48 - $93.12
Volume29,093 shs
Average Volume271,449 shs
Market Capitalization$26.82 billion
P/E Ratio12.87
Dividend Yield0.67%
Beta1.26

About POSCO (NYSE:PKX)

POSCO logoPOSCO is a Korea-based company principally engaged in the manufacture and distribution of steel products. The Company operates in four segments: steel, trading, 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Steel
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBasic Materials
SymbolNYSE:PKX
CUSIPN/A
Phone82-2-3457-1462

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.21%
Current Ratio1.64%
Quick Ratio1.12%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio12.87
Forward P/E Ratio10.32
P/E Growth1.74

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$54.59 billion
Price / Sales0.49
Cash Flow$17.71 per share
Price / Cash4.75
Book Value$133.50 per share
Price / Book0.63

Profitability

Trailing EPS$6.51
Net Income$2.51 billion
Net Margins4.59%
Return on Equity5.84%
Return on Assets3.46%

Miscellaneous

Employees31,768
Outstanding Shares319,990,000

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 were POSCO's earnings last quarter?

POSCO (NYSE:PKX) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 28th. The basic materials company reported $2.42 EPS for the quarter. The basic materials company earned $13.53 billion during the quarter. POSCO had a net margin of 4.59% and a return on equity of 5.84%. View POSCO's Earnings History.

When will POSCO make its next earnings announcement?

POSCO is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, March, 2nd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for POSCO.

Who are some of POSCO's key competitors?

Who are POSCO's key executives?

POSCO's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Oh Jun Gwon, Chairman of the Board, Co-Chief Executive Officer (Age 67)
  • Jeong Wu Choi, Co-Chief Executive Officer, Director (Age 60)
  • Yin Hwan Oh, Co-Chief Executive Officer, Director (Age 59)
  • Yin Hwa Jang, Vice President, Director (Age 62)
  • Yeong Hun Lee, Vice President, Director (Age 58)
  • Seong Yoo, Vice President, Director (Age 60)
  • Dong Yil Ahn, Vice President (Age 58)
  • Seok Beom Goh, Vice President (Age 60)
  • Hak Dong Kim, Vice President (Age 58)
  • Gyeong Jun Min, Vice President (Age 59)

Who owns POSCO stock?

POSCO's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership (0.38%), Brandes Investment Partners LP (0.14%), Allianz Asset Management GmbH (0.10%), BlackRock Inc. (0.09%), Assetmark Inc. (0.08%) and Aperio Group LLC (0.08%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for POSCO.

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 Capital Growth Management LP, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, BlackRock Inc., Deutsche Bank AG, Quantitative Investment Management LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Bogle Investment Management L P DE and Aquamarine Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for POSCO.

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 Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Assetmark Inc., PenderFund Capital Management Ltd., Horseman Capital Management Ltd, Two Sigma Investments LP, Icon Advisers Inc. Co., Driehaus Capital Management LLC and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for POSCO.

How do I buy POSCO stock?

Shares of POSCO 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 POSCO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $84.14.

How big of a company is POSCO?

POSCO has a market capitalization of $26.82 billion and generates $54.59 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $2.51 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.51 on an earnings per share basis. POSCO employs 31,768 workers across the globe.

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 82-2-3457-1462 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for POSCO (PKX)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  111 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  154 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  265
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about POSCO and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

POSCO (NYSE:PKX) Analysts' Consensus Rating

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Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.602.672.502.50
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
4 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: N/AN/AN/AN/A
Price Target Upside: N/AN/AN/AN/A

POSCO (NYSE:PKX) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for POSCO (NYSE:PKX)

POSCO (NYSE:PKX) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
1/2/2018Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral -> BuyHighView Rating Details
12/4/2017Deutsche BankUpgradeHold -> BuyLowView Rating Details
8/7/2017Standpoint ResearchDowngradeBuy -> HoldLowView Rating Details
7/20/2017CLSAUpgradeUnderperform -> OutperformLowView Rating Details
3/14/2017MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralMediumView Rating Details
1/26/2017NomuraUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
4/5/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/22/2016 forward)

Earnings

POSCO (NYSE:PKX) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for POSCO (NYSE:PKX)

POSCO (NYSE PKX) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/2/2018        
11/28/2017Q3 2017$2.42$13.53 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/28/2017Q2 2017$1.41$13.15 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/26/2017Q1 2017$2.26$12.97 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/3/2017Q4 2016$0.42$12.91 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/29/2016Q3 2016$1.49$11.35 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/30/2016Q2 2016$0.80$11.57 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/27/2016Q1 2016$0.91$10.38 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2016Q4 2015($2.49)$34.68 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/30/2015Q3 2015($1.55)$12.60 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/28/2015Q2 2015$0.53$13.67 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/29/2015Q1 2015$0.95$13.59 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2015Q4 2014($0.63)$16.68 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/11/2014Q3 2014$0.72$16.27 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/12/2014Q2 2014$1.69$7.42 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/14/2014Q1 2014$0.19$15.02 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q4 2013$0.78$15.21 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/2/2013Q3 2013$1.62$13.64 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.73$14.04 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/31/2013Q1 2013$0.84$13.56 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/1/2013Q4 2012$2.02$1.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/12/2012Q3 2012$2.22$2.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2012Q2 2012$1.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/25/2012Q1 2012$1.81ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/17/2012Q4 2011$2.97ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/21/2011Q3 2011$0.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/9/2011Q2 2011$3.94ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/16/2011Q1 2011$3.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/16/2010Q3 2010$2.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Estimates

POSCO (NYSE:PKX) Earnings Estimates

Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.15 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $9.62 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for POSCO (NYSE:PKX)


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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for POSCO (NYSE PKX)

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Headlines

POSCO (NYSE PKX) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
POSCO (PKX) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by BrokeragesPOSCO (PKX) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 20 at 11:46 AM
POSCO (PKX) Upgraded to "Buy" by ValuEnginePOSCO (PKX) Upgraded to "Buy" by ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 4 at 5:35 PM
GLOBAL LNG-March price eases but bitter cold arrests declineGLOBAL LNG-March price eases but bitter cold arrests decline
finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 4:03 PM
POSCO (PKX) '17 Earnings Up Y/Y on Higher Operating ProfitPOSCO (PKX) '17 Earnings Up Y/Y on Higher Operating Profit
finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 3:56 PM
POSCO (PKX) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from BrokeragesPOSCO (PKX) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 26 at 11:57 AM
POSCO to set up battery materials JVs with Chinas Zhejiang Huayou CobaltPOSCO to set up battery materials JVs with China's Zhejiang Huayou Cobalt
www.reuters.com - January 24 at 10:19 AM
UPDATE 1-Steelmaker POSCO sees higher 2018 sales after Q4 profit jumpUPDATE 1-Steelmaker POSCO sees higher 2018 sales after Q4 profit jump
www.cnbc.com - January 24 at 10:19 AM
POSCO -- Moodys: POSCOs robust 2017 results in line with expectationsPOSCO -- Moody's: POSCO's robust 2017 results in line with expectations
finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 10:19 AM
POSCO (PKX) Lifted to "Buy" at Zacks Investment ResearchPOSCO (PKX) Lifted to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 15 at 1:32 PM
POSCO (PKX) Cut to Hold at ValuEnginePOSCO (PKX) Cut to Hold at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 13 at 7:14 PM
BRIEF-Zhejiang Huayou Cobalt To Set Up New Energy JV With South Koreas PoscoBRIEF-Zhejiang Huayou Cobalt To Set Up New Energy JV With South Korea's Posco
finance.yahoo.com - January 10 at 10:17 AM
POSCO (PKX) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by BrokeragesPOSCO (PKX) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 1 at 11:50 AM
POSCO (PKX) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold"POSCO (PKX) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 26 at 1:44 PM
Heres Why it is Time to Add POSCO (PKX) to Your PortfolioHere's Why it is Time to Add POSCO (PKX) to Your Portfolio
www.msn.com - December 22 at 10:19 AM
Here's Why it is Time to Add POSCO (PKX) to Your PortfolioHere's Why it is Time to Add POSCO (PKX) to Your Portfolio
finance.yahoo.com - December 22 at 10:19 AM
SPDW, SIZE: Big ETF InflowsSPDW, SIZE: Big ETF Inflows
www.nasdaq.com - December 21 at 10:13 AM
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www.nasdaq.com - December 14 at 10:21 AM
Stocks Flashing Renewed Technical Strength: POSCOStocks Flashing Renewed Technical Strength: POSCO
finance.yahoo.com - December 5 at 11:55 AM
POSCO (PKX) Rating Increased to Buy at Deutsche BankPOSCO (PKX) Rating Increased to Buy at Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 4 at 11:38 AM
POSCO : PKX-US: Dividend Analysis : September 29th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : November 30, 2017POSCO : PKX-US: Dividend Analysis : September 29th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : November 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 30 at 4:40 PM
Zacks.com featured highlights: Tata Motors, POSCO, Newtek Business Services and ChemoursZacks.com featured highlights: Tata Motors, POSCO, Newtek Business Services and Chemours
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 10:18 AM
4 Stocks With Swelling Cash Flows to Boost Your Portfolio4 Stocks With Swelling Cash Flows to Boost Your Portfolio
finance.yahoo.com - November 28 at 10:36 AM
Stocks Move Modestly Higher In Morning Trading - U.S. CommentaryStocks Move Modestly Higher In Morning Trading - U.S. Commentary
www.rttnews.com - November 24 at 5:44 PM
POSCO Poised to Benefit From Rising Global Steel DemandPOSCO Poised to Benefit From Rising Global Steel Demand
finance.yahoo.com - November 18 at 10:57 AM
Reviewing Synalloy Corporation (SYNL) & POSCO (PKX)Reviewing Synalloy Corporation (SYNL) & POSCO (PKX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 17 at 2:08 PM
PPG Industries & Air Tractor Launch First e-coat SystemPPG Industries & Air Tractor Launch First e-coat System
finance.yahoo.com - November 15 at 7:29 AM
5 Stocks to Buy as Asian Markets Flirt With Record Highs5 Stocks to Buy as Asian Markets Flirt With Record Highs
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 11:42 AM
Companhia Siderurgica (SID) Posts Q3 Earnings on Solid SalesCompanhia Siderurgica (SID) Posts Q3 Earnings on Solid Sales
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 7:44 AM
Bearing Announces the Appointment of Dr. Lee Sungwon of POSCO to the Board of DirectorsBearing Announces the Appointment of Dr. Lee Sungwon of POSCO to the Board of Directors
feeds.benzinga.com - November 1 at 7:47 AM
POSCO Hits 80-Plus Relative Strength Rating BenchmarkPOSCO Hits 80-Plus Relative Strength Rating Benchmark
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 7:57 AM
Stocks With Rising Relative Price Strength: POSCOStocks With Rising Relative Price Strength: POSCO
finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 10:24 AM
Top Korean Steelmaker Basks in Chinas Mission for Blue SkyTop Korean Steelmaker Basks in China's Mission for Blue Sky
finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 10:24 AM
POSCO third-quarter operating profit rises 9 percent, meets forecastsPOSCO third-quarter operating profit rises 9 percent, meets forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 10:24 AM
Zacks.com featured highlights: Micron Technology, Barclays, CAI International and POSCOZacks.com featured highlights: Micron Technology, Barclays, CAI International and POSCO
finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 10:24 AM
POSCO : PKX-US: Dividend Analysis : September 30th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : October 23, 2017POSCO : PKX-US: Dividend Analysis : September 30th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : October 23, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 24 at 8:32 AM
POSCO (PKX) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from BrokeragesPOSCO (PKX) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 18 at 2:48 PM
POSCO (PKX) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to BuyPOSCO (PKX) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 18 at 12:38 PM
SAIL extends ties with POSCO for technical pact at eastern Indian plantSAIL extends ties with POSCO for technical pact at eastern Indian plant
finance.yahoo.com - October 8 at 7:54 PM
POSCO Shows Market Leadership With Jump To 83 RS RatingPOSCO Shows Market Leadership With Jump To 83 RS Rating
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 10:47 AM
SK Telecom Undervalued, But There Are Still Valid Reasons WhySK Telecom Undervalued, But There Are Still Valid Reasons Why
seekingalpha.com - September 27 at 6:01 PM
POSCO (PKX) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by AnalystsPOSCO (PKX) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 23 at 12:36 PM
Here's Why You Should Hold on to POSCO (PKX) Stock for NowHere's Why You Should Hold on to POSCO (PKX) Stock for Now
finance.yahoo.com - September 22 at 1:17 PM
Critical Survey: POSCO (PKX) and National Steel (SID)Critical Survey: POSCO (PKX) and National Steel (SID)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 21 at 1:28 AM
Short Interest in POSCO (PKX) Decreases By 32.0%Short Interest in POSCO (PKX) Decreases By 32.0%
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 20 at 1:48 AM
Earnings Review and Free Research Report: POSCO’s Q2 Top-line Rose 16.2% Y-o-YEarnings Review and Free Research Report: POSCO’s Q2 Top-line Rose 16.2% Y-o-Y
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 6:35 AM
POSCO : PKX-US: Dividend Analysis : June 30th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 18, 2017POSCO : PKX-US: Dividend Analysis : June 30th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 6:35 AM
Here's Why POSCO (PKX) Seems to be Solid Investment PickHere's Why POSCO (PKX) Seems to be Solid Investment Pick
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 9:14 AM
Critical Review: POSCO (PKX) & The CompetitionCritical Review: POSCO (PKX) & The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 11 at 4:10 PM
Analyzing Dynamic Materials Corp. (BOOM) & POSCO (PKX)Analyzing Dynamic Materials Corp. (BOOM) & POSCO (PKX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 8:32 AM
3 Steel Stocks Galvanized for Solid Upside in the Second Half3 Steel Stocks Galvanized for Solid Upside in the Second Half
finance.yahoo.com - September 9 at 7:26 AM

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