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

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$22.92 +0.27 (+1.19 %)
(As of 02/17/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$22.92
Today's Range$22.73 - $23.32
52-Week Range$17.08 - $47.64
Volume8.09 million shs
Average Volume10.59 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.06 billion
P/E Ratio4.28
Dividend Yield0.88%
Beta2.78
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$14.18 billion
Cash Flow$8.3956 per share
Book Value$23.71 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.12 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees29,200
Market Cap$4.06 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 Wednesday, January 30th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, February 13th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Friday, March 8th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.87%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, February 12th. 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 share buyback plan on Thursday, November 1st 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $300,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 6.7% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are typically an indication 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 earnings results on Wednesday, January, 30th. The basic materials company reported $1.82 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.83 by $0.01. The basic materials company had revenue of $3.69 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.77 billion. United States Steel had a return on equity of 25.39% and a net margin of 7.86%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 17.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.76 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 Thursday, April 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for United States Steel.

What price target have analysts set for X?

15 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for United States Steel's stock. Their forecasts range from $6.00 to $69.00. On average, they anticipate United States Steel's stock price to reach $31.8250 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 38.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for United States Steel.

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

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United States Steel in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 11 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?

Headlines about X stock have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative 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 positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. United States Steel earned a media sentiment score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the basic materials company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Are investors shorting United States Steel?

United States Steel saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 14,499,680 shares, an increase of 22.4% from the December 31st total of 11,846,281 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 8,872,581 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.6 days. Currently, 8.3% of the company's stock are sold short. 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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.87%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.67%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.29%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.04%), Northern Trust Corp (0.77%) and Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (0.73%). 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 Hodges Capital Management Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Prime Capital Investment Advisors LLC, First Trust Advisors LP and Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have sold United States Steel company stock in the last year include Christine S Breves, 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Two Sigma Advisers LP, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, KBC Group NV, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, LSV Asset Management and Gotham Asset Management LLC. 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 $22.92.

How big of a company is United States Steel?

United States Steel has a market capitalization of $4.06 billion and generates $14.18 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $1.12 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.36 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:  767 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,148 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,915
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about United States Steel and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe X will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe X will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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