NYSE:X - United States Steel Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$21.50 +0.28 (+1.32 %)
(As of 01/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$21.22
Today's Range$20.9722 - $21.74
52-Week Range$17.08 - $47.64
Volume8.15 million shs
Average Volume8.90 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.66 billion
P/E Ratio11.08
Dividend Yield0.97%
Beta2.77
United States Steel Corporation produces and sells flat-rolled and tubular steel products primarily in North America and Europe. It operates through three segments: Flat-Rolled Products (Flat-Rolled), U. S. Steel Europe (USSE), and Tubular Products (Tubular). The Flat-Rolled segment offers slabs, rounds, strip mill plates, sheets, and tin mill products. This segment serves customers in the service center, conversion, automotive, construction, container, and appliance and electrical markets. The USSE segment provides slabs, sheets, strip mill plates, tin mill products, and spiral welded pipes, as well as heating radiators and refractory ceramic materials. This segment serves customers in the construction, service center, conversion, container, transportation, appliance and electrical, oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The Tubular segment offers seamless and electric resistance welded steel casing and tubing products; and standard and line pipe and mechanical tubing products primarily to customers in the oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The company also provides railroad services; and owns, develops, and manages various real estate assets. United States Steel Corporation was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Blast furnaces & steel mills
Sub-IndustrySteel
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIP91290910
Phone412-433-1121

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$12.25 billion
Cash Flow$5.0117 per share
Book Value$18.98 per share

Profitability

Net Income$387 million

Miscellaneous

Employees29,200
Market Cap$3.66 billion
OptionableOptionable

United States Steel (NYSE:X) Frequently Asked Questions

What is United States Steel's stock symbol?

United States Steel trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "X."

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

United States Steel declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 1st. Investors of record on Friday, November 9th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Monday, December 10th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.93%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 8th. View United States Steel's Dividend History.

How will United States Steel's stock buyback program work?

United States Steel announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock buyback plan on Thursday, November 1st 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $300,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy up to 6.7% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are typically a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were United States Steel's earnings last quarter?

United States Steel Co. (NYSE:X) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, November, 2nd. The basic materials company reported $1.79 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.73 by $0.06. The basic materials company earned $3.73 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.67 billion. United States Steel had a net margin of 5.01% and a return on equity of 21.69%. The firm's revenue was up 14.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.92 EPS. View United States Steel's Earnings History.

When is United States Steel's next earnings date?

United States Steel is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for United States Steel.

What price target have analysts set for X?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for United States Steel's stock. Their forecasts range from $21.40 to $69.00. On average, they expect United States Steel's share price to reach $35.9571 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 67.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for United States Steel.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for United States Steel?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United States Steel in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 9 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for United States Steel.

Has United States Steel been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about X stock have been trending positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. United States Steel earned a media sentiment score of 2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the basic materials company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Are investors shorting United States Steel?

United States Steel saw a decline in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 11,846,281 shares, a decline of 29.3% from the December 14th total of 16,759,219 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 8,439,561 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.4 days. Currently, 6.8% of the shares of the company are short sold. View United States Steel's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of United States Steel's key competitors?

Who are United States Steel's key executives?

United States Steel's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David Boyd Burritt, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 63)
  • Mr. Kevin Patrick Bradley, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Douglas R. Matthews, Sr. VP of Industrial, Service Center & Mining Solutions and Interim Head of Tubular (Age 52)
  • Mr. Scott D. Buckiso, Sr. VP of Automotive Solutions (Age 51)
  • Mr. Pipasu H. Soni, VP of Performance Analytics (Age 45)

Who are United States Steel's major shareholders?

United States Steel's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.13%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.03%), Oakbrook Investments LLC (0.01%) and Sippican Capital Advisors (0.01%). Company insiders that own United States Steel stock include Christine S Breves, Colleen M Darragh, David B Burritt, David J Rintoul, David Sutherland, Eugene Sperling, James E Bruno, Kevin Bradley, Murry Gerber, Paul Anthony Mascarenas, Pipasu H Soni, Richard Fruehauf, Sara A Greenstein and Stephen J Girsky. View Institutional Ownership Trends for United States Steel.

Which major investors are selling United States Steel stock?

X stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sippican Capital Advisors, Oakbrook Investments LLC and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold United States Steel company stock in the last year include Christine S Breves, David B Burritt, David J Rintoul, James E Bruno, Paul Anthony Mascarenas, Pipasu H Soni, Richard Fruehauf and Sara A Greenstein. View Insider Buying and Selling for United States Steel.

Which major investors are buying United States Steel stock?

X stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Retirement Systems of Alabama. Company insiders that have bought United States Steel stock in the last two years include David Sutherland, Eugene Sperling, Kevin Bradley, Murry Gerber, Paul Anthony Mascarenas and Stephen J Girsky. View Insider Buying and Selling for United States Steel.

How do I buy shares of United States Steel?

Shares of X 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 United States Steel's stock price today?

One share of X stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.50.

How big of a company is United States Steel?

United States Steel has a market capitalization of $3.66 billion and generates $12.25 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $387 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.94 on an earnings per share basis. United States Steel employs 29,200 workers across the globe.

What is United States Steel's official website?

The official website for United States Steel is http://www.ussteel.com.

How can I contact United States Steel?

United States Steel's mailing address is 600 GRANT STREET, PITTSBURGH PA, 15219. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 412-433-1121 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for United States Steel (NYSE X)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  754 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,136 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,890
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This page was last updated on 1/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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