AKS - AK Steel Holding Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
4.54
-0.07 (-1.52%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT
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Previous Close4.61
Open4.62
Bid0.00 x 900
Ask0.00 x 1000
Day's Range4.51 - 4.72
52 Week Range4.00 - 6.88
Volume12,234,622
Avg. Volume12,640,993
Market Cap1.431B
Beta2.34
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
EPS (TTM)-0.16
Earnings DateJul 30, 2018
Forward Dividend & YieldN/A (N/A)
Ex-Dividend Date2012-05-11
1y Target Est5.60
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  • Nucor’s Second-Quarter Earnings: What’s the Word on Wall Street
    Market Realist10 hours ago

    Nucor’s Second-Quarter Earnings: What’s the Word on Wall Street

    Nucor (NUE), the leading US-based steel producer, is scheduled to release its second-quarter earnings on July 19. AK Steel (AKS) has scheduled its second-quarter earnings release for July 30, while U.S. Steel Corporation’s (X) earnings are scheduled for August 1. ArcelorMittal (MT), the world’s largest steel producer, is expected to release its second-quarter earnings on August 1.

  • US Steel Stocks Pop on New Lease of Life From Trump Tariffs
    Zacks15 hours ago

    US Steel Stocks Pop on New Lease of Life From Trump Tariffs

    It is too early to assess which industries will suffer the most because of the trade war, but it can be safely said that domestic steelmakers stand to gain the most.

  • GlobeNewswire5 days ago

    AK Steel’s Zanesville Works and Coshocton Works Recognized for Outstanding Safety Performance

    WEST CHESTER, Ohio, July 11, 2018-- AK Steel’ s Zanesville Works and Coshocton Works have been recognized for outstanding safety performance by the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation, Division of Safety ...

  • Can This Steelmaker Overcome Its Debt?
    Motley Fool6 days ago

    Can This Steelmaker Overcome Its Debt?

    This U.S. steel mill has been working to strengthen its balance sheet. It's made progress, but is it enough to justify buying its stock?

  • AK Steel Feels the Heat amid the Steel Industry’s Mess
    Market Realist7 days ago

    AK Steel Feels the Heat amid the Steel Industry’s Mess

    On July 9, Deutsche Bank downgraded AK Steel (AKS) from “buy” to “hold” and lowered its target price from $6 to $5. However, Deutsche maintained its “buy” rating on U.S. Steel Corporation (X). AK Steel fell sharply in early trade yesterday, recouped the losses, and closed with a marginal loss of 0.65%. Nucor (NUE) and ArcelorMittal (MT) closed with gains of 1.3% and 0.73%, respectively, on July 9.

  • Rising Truck Sales Could Help AK Steel during Turbulent Times
    Market Realist7 days ago

    Rising Truck Sales Could Help AK Steel during Turbulent Times

    AK Steel (AKS) counts automotive companies as its biggest end market. Nucor (NUE) has also been expanding its presence in the auto sheet market. ArcelorMittal (MT) is the leading steel supplier to automotive companies. Since US auto sales have moderated from their 2016 highs, there have been concerns about AK Steel’s outlook.

  • AK Steel Could Defy Analysts’ Pessimism in 2018
    Market Realist7 days ago

    AK Steel Could Defy Analysts’ Pessimism in 2018

    Among the analysts polled by Thomas Reuters on July 6, five analysts rate AK Steel (AKS) as a “buy,” six analysts rate it as a “hold,” and three analysts rate it as a “sell” or some equivalent. Notably, AK Steel has the lowest percentage of “buy” ratings among the steel stocks that we’re covering in this series.

  • Steel Investors Wait for Second-Quarter Earnings
    Market Realist7 days ago

    Steel Investors Wait for Second-Quarter Earnings

    The second-quarter earnings season is quickly approaching. Nucor (NUE) is expected to release its quarterly earnings on July 19. Steel Dynamics’ (STLD) second-quarter earnings are scheduled to be released on July 23. AK Steel (AKS) has scheduled its second-quarter earnings for July 30, while U.S. Steel Corporation’s (X) earnings are slated for August 1. The company would hold its second-quarter earnings call on August 2. ArcelorMittal (MT), the world’s largest steel producer, is expected to release its second-quarter earnings on August 1.

  • AK Steel’s Valuation: Are Risks Adequately Priced In?
    Market Realist11 days ago

    AK Steel’s Valuation: Are Risks Adequately Priced In?

    In this article, we’ll look at AK Steel’s (AKS) forward valuation multiples and compare them with other steel stocks’. AK Steel trades at a 2019 EV-EBITDA of 5.7x. U.S. Steel Corporation (X) and Nucor (NUE) have a 2019 EV-EBITDA of 4.05x and 6.59x, respectively. ArcelorMittal (MT), the world’s largest steel producer, has an EV-EBITDA of 4.49x its 2019 expected EBITDA.

  • AK Steel: Gauging the Risks after Its Recent Slide
    Market Realist11 days ago

    AK Steel: Gauging the Risks after Its Recent Slide

    Has AK Steel Stock Bottomed Out? As we noted previously in this series, AK Steel (AKS) has fallen sharply this year, and the stock is now trading at levels we saw before Donald Trump was elected as US president. In the previous part of this series, we looked at the different opportunities for AK Steel.

  • A Pair of Steals in Steel Stocks for Bears and Bulls
    InvestorPlace12 days ago

    A Pair of Steals in Steel Stocks for Bears and Bulls

    Shorting a sector like steel stocks may seems like a good idea on the surface these days given recent macro events and the cyclical nature of the industry. Reviewing the options market for AKS, in this steel stock purchasing the slightly out-of-the-money September $4 put for 25 cents looks attractive.

  • Could AK Steel Be the Steel Industry’s Underdog?
    Market Realist12 days ago

    Could AK Steel Be the Steel Industry’s Underdog?

    Has AK Steel Stock Bottomed Out? In the previous part of this series, we looked at some of the factors that have negatively affected AK Steel this year. AK Steel should see better average selling price growth next year as some of the automotive contracts roll over from January 1, 2019.

  • What’s Been Ailing AK Steel This Year?
    Market Realist12 days ago

    What’s Been Ailing AK Steel This Year?

    As we noted previously in this series, AK Steel (AKS) has underperformed some of the other steel stocks, like U.S. Steel Corporation (X) and Nucor (NUE). In this article, we’ll analyze what’s been weighing on AK Steel this year. Let’s begin by looking at AK Steel’s business model.

  • US Steel Stocks’ Valuations: Is the Risk Priced In?
    Market Realist12 days ago

    US Steel Stocks’ Valuations: Is the Risk Priced In?

    In this article, we’ll look at steel companies’ forward EV-to-EBITDA multiples. U.S. Steel Corporation (X) has the lowest 2018 EV-to-EBITDA multiple of 4.28x among the companies that we’re comparing in this article, and AK Steel (AKS) has the highest multiple of 6.14x.

  • Has AK Steel Stock Bottomed Out?
    Market Realist12 days ago

    Has AK Steel Stock Bottomed Out?

    AK Steel (AKS) is having a terrible year. Based on June 29 closing prices, the stock has lost 23.3% so far. Other US-based steel producers are also having a rough time. U.S. Steel Corporation (X) and Nucor (NUE) have lost 0.97% and 0.47%, respectively. Cleveland-Cliffs (CLF), which supplies iron ore to US-based steel producers, has gained 16.9%.

  • What Leading Indicators Tell Us about US Steel Demand
    Market Realist18 days ago

    What Leading Indicators Tell Us about US Steel Demand

    Investors in steel companies such as U.S. Steel Corporation (X) and AK Steel (AKS) should keep track of demand indicators. Over the long run, supply-demand dynamics tend to drive steel prices. The construction sector is the largest steel user.

  • Why Cleveland-Cliffs Holds a Unique Position as a Supplier of Choice
    Market Realist18 days ago

    Why Cleveland-Cliffs Holds a Unique Position as a Supplier of Choice

    As we saw in the previous part of this series, Cleveland-Cliffs (CLF) stock has seen stronger gains than its US steel peers in 2018. There are a few points that position Cliffs uniquely as compared to peers.

  • ACCESSWIRE22 days ago

    Free Stock Performance Review on AK Steel Holding and Three Additional Steel & Iron Stocks

    Four stocks have been lined up for observation, and they are: AK Steel Holding Corp. (NYSE: AKS), ArcelorMittal (NYSE: MT), Commercial Metals Co. (NYSE: CMC), and Companhia Siderurgica Nacional (NYSE: SID). West Chester, Ohio headquartered AK Steel Holding Corp.'s shares jumped 4.50%, finishing last Friday's session at $4.88.

  • GlobeNewswire26 days ago

    AK Steel Announces Second Quarter 2018 Earnings Date

    AK Steel will also provide live listening access on the Internet to its earnings conference call to be held at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time on Tuesday, July 31, 2018.  Access to the webcast will be available from the home page of the company’s website at www.aksteel.com.  Presentation slides will also be available on the webcast link and under the Investor Presentations section on the website.  The webcast will be archived on the company’s website following the call for three months and will be accessible from the Investor News and Events section. AK Steel is a leading producer of flat-rolled carbon, stainless and electrical steel products, primarily for the automotive, infrastructure and manufacturing, electrical power generation and distribution markets.  Through its subsidiaries, the company also provides customer solutions with carbon and stainless steel tubing products, die design and tooling, and hot- and cold-stamped components.  Headquartered in West Chester, Ohio (Greater Cincinnati), the company has approximately 9,200 employees at manufacturing operations in the United States, Canada and Mexico, and facilities in Western Europe.  Additional information about AK Steel is available at www.aksteel.com.

  • Steel Bears Growl after the ‘T’ Word Rattles Markets
    Market Realist27 days ago

    Steel Bears Growl after the ‘T’ Word Rattles Markets

    Steel stocks fell yesterday, with U.S. Steel Corporation (X) and AK Steel (AKS) falling 2.7% and 2.0%, respectively, Nucor (NUE) falling 1.9%, and Steel Dynamics (STLD) falling 2.0%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DIA) fell 1.1%. US steel stocks are having a tough time this year despite Section 232 tariffs lifting benchmark hot rolled coil prices to a decade high.

  • A Tale of 2 Downgrades in the US Steel Industry
    Market Realist27 days ago

    A Tale of 2 Downgrades in the US Steel Industry

    Previously in this series, we’ve looked at Nucor’s (NUE) and Steel Dynamics’ (STLD) second-quarter earnings guidance. In this article, we’ll look at some recent analyst assessments.

  • Does AK Steel’s Risk-Reward Ratio Look Favorable Now?
    Market Realist28 days ago

    Does AK Steel’s Risk-Reward Ratio Look Favorable Now?

    In the previous article, we noted that AK Steel’s (AKS) second-quarter revenue estimates look conservative when looking at the company’s guidance. US steel prices are hovering at multiyear high levels. Higher steel prices and stable steel scrap prices are expected to boost the earnings of US steelmakers like Nucor (NUE) and Steel Dynamics (STLD) in the second quarter and beyond.

  • AK Steel’s Earnings Estimates: Is Consensus View Conservative?
    Market Realist28 days ago

    AK Steel’s Earnings Estimates: Is Consensus View Conservative?

    In this article, we’ll look at AK Steel’s (AKS) second-quarter earnings estimates and stack that against its guidance. While companies like Nucor (NUE) and U.S. Steel Corporation (X) provide quantitative earnings guidance, AK Steel gives broad qualitative guidance.

  • U.S. Steel Corporation Is Primed for a Massive Breakout
    InvestorPlacelast month

    U.S. Steel Corporation Is Primed for a Massive Breakout

    After touching $32 in February, shares of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) were over $45 just a few weeks later. For 2019, analysts are looking for earnings to grow about 6% to $5.37-per-share.