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Worthington Steel (WS) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.30 (-0.88%)
(As of 05/21/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
86,267 shs
Average Volume
149,974 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.70 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Worthington Steel MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.50 Rating Score
18.3% Upside
$40.00 Price Target
Short Interest
1.43% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$370,680 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $2.92 to $2.33 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.

1.46 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

141st out of 172 stocks

Steel Works, Blast Furnaces, & Rolling & Finishing Mills Industry

6th out of 6 stocks

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About Worthington Steel Stock (NYSE:WS)

Worthington Steel, Inc. operates as a steel processor in North America. It offers carbon flat-rolled steel and tailor welded blanks, as well as electrical steel laminations; and aluminum tailor welded blanks. The company serves various end-markets, including automotive, heavy truck, agriculture, construction, and energy. Worthington Steel, Inc. was incorporated in 2023 and is based in Columbus, Ohio.

WS Stock Price History

WS Stock News Headlines

Worthington Steel Declares Quarterly Dividend
Worthington Steel expands with new ablation tech
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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/28 Dividend
Last Earnings
Dividend Payable
Fiscal Year End
Ex-Dividend for 6/28 Dividend
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Steel works, blast furnaces, & rolling & finishing mills
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
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Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
2 Analysts


Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales


Free Float
Market Cap
$1.70 billion
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Timothy A. Adams (Age 59)
    VP & CFO
    Comp: $560.56k
  • Mr. Jeffrey R. Klingler (Age 51)
    Executive VP & COO
    Comp: $1.41M
  • Mr. Geoffrey G. Gilmore (Age 52)
    CEO, President & Director
  • Mr. Bill Wertz
    VP of Transformation & Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Melissa Dykstra
    Vice President of Corporate Communication & Investor Relations
  • Mr. Joseph Y. Heuer
    VP, General Counsel & Secretary
  • Ms. Nikki Ballinger
    Vice President of Human Resources
  • Mr. Clifford J. Larivey
    Senior Vice President of Commercial & Purchasing
  • Mr. Steven R. Witt (Age 53)
    Corporate Controller

WS Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Worthington Steel stock right now?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Worthington Steel in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" WS shares.
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What is Worthington Steel's stock price target for 2024?

2 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Worthington Steel's stock. Their WS share price targets range from $40.00 to $40.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $40.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 18.3% from the stock's current price.
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How have WS shares performed in 2024?

Worthington Steel's stock was trading at $28.10 at the beginning of the year. Since then, WS stock has increased by 20.3% and is now trading at $33.81.
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How were Worthington Steel's earnings last quarter?

Worthington Steel, Inc. (NYSE:WS) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, March, 21st. The company reported $0.99 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.80 by $0.19. The firm had revenue of $805.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $664.80 million. The company's quarterly revenue was up 3.2% on a year-over-year basis.

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

Worthington Steel announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, March 21st. Investors of record on Friday, June 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.16 per share on Friday, June 28th. This represents a $0.64 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.89%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 14th.
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Is Worthington Steel a good dividend stock?

Worthington Steel (NYSE:WS) pays an annual dividend of $0.64 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.91%.
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What ETFs hold Worthington Steel's stock?

ETFs with the largest weight of Worthington Steel (NYSE:WS) stock in their portfolio include VanEck Steel ETF (SLX), Invesco S&P SmallCap Materials ETF (PSCM) and ProShares Russell 2000 Dividend Growers ETF (SMDV).SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF (XME).

Who are Worthington Steel's major shareholders?

Worthington Steel's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.41%), ProShare Advisors LLC (0.49%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.48%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.31%), Financial Counselors Inc. (0.17%) and Smithfield Trust Co (0.15%). Insiders that own company stock include Carl A Nelson Jr and Charles M Chiappone.
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How do I buy shares of Worthington Steel?

Shares of WS stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:WS) was last updated on 5/22/2024 by Staff

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