United States Steel (X) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.25 (+0.65%)
(As of 04/22/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
2.05 million shs
Average Volume
4.69 million shs
Market Capitalization
$8.73 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

United States Steel MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
2.11 Rating Score
2.4% Downside
$37.89 Price Target
Short Interest
8.94% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.39mentions of United States Steel in the last 14 days
Based on 36 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $3.18 to $3.52 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

2.82 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

95th out of 173 stocks

Blast Furnaces & Steel Mills Industry

8th out of 12 stocks

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About United States Steel Stock (NYSE:X)

United States Steel Corporation produces and sells flat-rolled and tubular steel products primarily in North America and Europe. The company operates through North American Flat-Rolled (Flat-Rolled), Mini Mill, U. S. Steel Europe (USSE), and Tubular Products (Tubular) segments. The Flat-Rolled segment offers slabs, strip mill plates, sheets, and tin mill products, as well as iron ore and coke. This segment serves customers in the service center, conversion, transportation, automotive, construction, container, appliance, and electrical markets. The Mini Mill segment provides hot-rolled, cold-rolled, and coated sheets and electrical steel products. This segment serves customers in the automotive, construction, pipe and tube, sheet converter, electrical, solar industrial equipment, and service center markets. The USSE segment provides slabs, strip mill plates, sheets, tin mill products, and spiral welded pipes. This segment serves customers in the construction, container, appliance and electrical, service center, conversion, oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The Tubular segment offers seamless and electric resistance welded steel casing and tubing products, as well as standard and line pipe and mechanical tubing products primarily to customers in the oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. It also engages in the real estate business. United States Steel Corporation was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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Company Calendar

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Blast furnaces & steel mills
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

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Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
9 Analysts


Net Income
$895 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$18.05 billion
Cash Flow
$9.29 per share
Book Value
$49.79 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$8.73 billion
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X Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell United States Steel stock right now?

9 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United States Steel in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" X shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in X, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is United States Steel's stock price target for 2024?

9 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for United States Steel's shares. Their X share price targets range from $25.00 to $52.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $37.89 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.4%.
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How have X shares performed in 2024?

United States Steel's stock was trading at $48.65 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, X stock has decreased by 20.2% and is now trading at $38.84.
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When is United States Steel's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2024.
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How were United States Steel's earnings last quarter?

United States Steel Co. (NYSE:X) issued its earnings results on Friday, February, 2nd. The basic materials company reported $0.67 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.21 by $0.46. The basic materials company had revenue of $4.14 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.73 billion. United States Steel had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.80% and a net margin of 4.96%. United States Steel's revenue for the quarter was down 4.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.87 EPS.

How often does United States Steel pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for United States Steel?

United States Steel announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 1st. Shareholders of record on Monday, February 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.05 per share on Wednesday, March 13th. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.51%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 9th.
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Is United States Steel a good dividend stock?

United States Steel (NYSE:X) pays an annual dividend of $0.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.52%. The dividend payout ratio is 5.70%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, X will have a dividend payout ratio of 5.68% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will United States Steel's stock buyback program work?

United States Steel announced that its board has approved a stock buyback plan on Thursday, July 28th 2022, which allows the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase up to 8.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

What guidance has United States Steel issued on next quarter's earnings?

United States Steel issued an update on its first quarter 2024 earnings guidance on Monday, March, 18th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 0.820-0.820 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of 0.890. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What is David Burritt's approval rating as United States Steel's CEO?

116 employees have rated United States Steel Chief Executive Officer David Burritt on Glassdoor.com. David Burritt has an approval rating of 41% among the company's employees. This puts David Burritt in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies. 45.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at United States Steel to a friend.

What other stocks do shareholders of United States Steel own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other United States Steel investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Bank of America (BAC), Netflix (NFLX), Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), Tesla (TSLA), Ford Motor (F), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), General Electric (GE) and AK Steel (AKS).

Who are United States Steel's major shareholders?

United States Steel's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include State of Michigan Retirement System (0.02%), Cannon Global Investment Management LLC (0.02%), Syquant Capital Sas (0.02%), Alaska Permanent Fund Corp (0.02%), Fruth Investment Management (0.01%) and Atlas Capital Advisors LLC (0.00%). Insiders that own company stock include Alicia J Davis, Andrea J Ayers, Christine S Breves, Daniel R Brown, David B Burritt, Duane D Holloway, James E Bruno, Kenneth E Jaycox, Manpreet Grewal, Richard Fruehauf and Scott D Buckiso.
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How do I buy shares of United States Steel?

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This page (NYSE:X) was last updated on 4/23/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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