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United States Steel - X Stock Forecast, Price & News

$24.82
-0.24 (-0.96%)
(As of 08/11/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$24.73
$25.76
50-Day Range
$17.02
$25.80
52-Week Range
$16.41
$39.25
Volume
8.54 million shs
Average Volume
15.99 million shs
Market Capitalization
$5.89 billion
P/E Ratio
1.45
Dividend Yield
0.80%
Price Target
$29.05

United States Steel MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
17.0% Upside
$29.05 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
20.35% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-4.31
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.02mentions of United States Steel in the last 14 days
Based on 8 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
-75.67%
From $10.11 to $2.46 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.12 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

103rd out of 172 stocks

Blast Furnaces & Steel Mills Industry

7th out of 13 stocks

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About United States Steel (NYSE:X) Stock

United States Steel Corporation produces and sells flat-rolled and tubular steel products primarily in North America and Europe. It operates through four segments: North American Flat-Rolled (Flat-Rolled), Mini Mill, U. S. Steel Europe (USSE), and Tubular Products (Tubular). 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 products. This segment serves customers in the automotive, appliance, construction, container, transportation, 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. The company also engages in the real estate business. United States Steel Corporation was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

United States Steel Price Performance

NYSE:X traded down $0.19 during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $24.87. The company's stock had a trading volume of 446,491 shares, compared to its average volume of 11,141,214. The company has a market capitalization of $5.90 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 1.46 and a beta of 2.16. The company has a current ratio of 1.98, a quick ratio of 1.32 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.38. United States Steel has a fifty-two week low of $16.41 and a fifty-two week high of $39.25. The stock has a fifty day moving average of $20.61 and a 200-day moving average of $26.14.

United States Steel (NYSE:X - Get Rating) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, July 28th. The basic materials company reported $3.86 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $3.85 by $0.01. United States Steel had a return on equity of 49.21% and a net margin of 21.59%. The company had revenue of $6.29 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.82 billion. During the same period last year, the company posted $3.37 earnings per share. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 25.2% compared to the same quarter last year. As a group, equities analysts forecast that United States Steel will post 10.11 EPS for the current fiscal year.

United States Steel Dividend Announcement

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 8th. Stockholders of record on Monday, August 8th will be given a $0.05 dividend. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.80%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 5th. United States Steel's payout ratio is 1.17%.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

Several brokerages have issued reports on X. StockNews.com downgraded shares of United States Steel from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Friday, July 29th. Credit Suisse Group reduced their price target on shares of United States Steel from $49.00 to $44.00 and set an "outperform" rating for the company in a research report on Friday, June 17th. UBS Group set a $23.00 price objective on shares of United States Steel in a research report on Monday, June 20th. Morgan Stanley boosted their price target on shares of United States Steel from $20.00 to $21.50 and gave the company an "equal weight" rating in a report on Monday, August 1st. Finally, BMO Capital Markets cut their price objective on United States Steel from $30.00 to $23.00 in a report on Friday, June 17th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the stock. Based on data from MarketBeat, the company currently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $29.05.

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X Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 6/8 Dividend
5/06/2022
Dividend Payable
6/08/2022
Last Earnings
7/28/2022
Ex-Dividend for 9/8 Dividend
8/05/2022
Today
8/11/2022
Dividend Payable
9/08/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/27/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Blast furnaces & steel mills
Sub-Industry
Steel
CUSIP
91290910
Employees
24,540
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$29.05
High Stock Price Forecast
$50.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$21.50
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+17.0%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.00
Research Coverage
8 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$4.17 billion
Pretax Margin
24.81%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$20.28 billion
Cash Flow
$17.12 per share
Book Value
$43.38 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
234,380,000
Market Cap
$5.89 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
2.16














X Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

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

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United States Steel in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street 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 forecast for 2022?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for United States Steel's stock. Their X share price forecasts range from $21.50 to $50.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $29.05 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 17.0% from the stock's current price.
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How have X shares performed in 2022?

United States Steel's stock was trading at $23.81 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, X stock has increased by 4.2% and is now trading at $24.82.
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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, October 27th 2022.
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How were United States Steel's earnings last quarter?

United States Steel Co. (NYSE:X) issued its earnings results on Thursday, July, 28th. The basic materials company reported $3.86 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $3.85 by $0.01. The basic materials company earned $6.29 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.82 billion. United States Steel had a net margin of 21.59% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 49.21%. The firm's revenue was up 25.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $3.37 EPS.

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 Saturday, July 30th. Shareholders of record on Monday, August 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.05 per share on Thursday, September 8th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.81%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 5th.
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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 0.80%. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 1.17%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, X will have a dividend payout ratio of 8.13% 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 declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback plan on Thursday, July 28th 2022, which authorizes the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to buy up to 8.8% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are usually a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

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

United States Steel issued an update on its second quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 14th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.83-$3.88 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.20. 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).

What is United States Steel's stock symbol?

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

Who are United States Steel's major shareholders?

United States Steel's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC (0.94%), Twin Tree Management LP (0.00%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.43%), Bornite Capital Management LP (0.38%), Bornite Capital Management LP (0.38%) and IMC Chicago LLC (0.00%). Insiders that own company stock include Christine S Breves, David B Burritt, Duane D Holloway, James E Bruno, Manpreet Grewal, Michael H Mcgarry, Scott D Buckiso, Stephen J Girsky and Tracy A Atkinson.
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How do I buy shares of United States Steel?

Shares of X stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is United States Steel's stock price today?

One share of X stock can currently be purchased for approximately $24.82.

How much money does United States Steel make?

United States Steel (NYSE:X) has a market capitalization of $5.89 billion and generates $20.28 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $4.17 billion in net income (profit) each year or $17.16 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does United States Steel have?

The company employs 24,540 workers across the globe.

How can I contact United States Steel?

United States Steel's mailing address is 600 GRANT STREET, PITTSBURGH PA, 15219. The official website for the company is www.ussteel.com. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at (412) 433-1121, via email at klewis@uss.com, or via fax at 302-674-5266.

This page (NYSE:X) was last updated on 8/12/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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