|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||35.96 - 37.60|
|52 Week Range||18.55 - 47.64|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||16.74|
|Earnings Date||Apr 26, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.20 (0.56%)|
|1y Target Est||48.71|
Cleveland-Cliffs' (CLF) revenues and margins are relatively lower than historical levels due to adoption of new revenue recognition standard.
Steel Dynamics (STLD) released its 1Q18 earnings on April 18, 2018. Nucor (NUE) is scheduled to release its 1Q18 earnings on April 19. U.S. Steel Corporation (X) and AK Steel (AKS) are slated to release their financial results on April 30. ArcelorMittal’s (MT) 1Q18 earnings are scheduled for May 11. In this part, we’ll discuss Steel Dynamics’ 1Q18 earnings.
According to analysts at UBS, President Donald Trump can do very little to delay a 17% decline in U.S. steel prices through the end of 2019, and that spells bad news for shares of industry leaders such as United States Steel Corp. ( X) and AK Steel Holding Corp. ( AKS). "We closely track China as a primary leading indicator of U.S. steel prices (by one month), and conclude that risk to prices and the domestic spread is to the downside," stated Bokkenheuser.
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / April 19, 2018 / U.S. markets rose Wednesday as investor optimism continues to be boosted by strong corporate earnings. The S&P 500 Index gained 0.08 percent to close at 2,708.64, ...
Iron ore and steel scrap are the key steelmaking raw materials. In the United States, steel prices and scrap prices tend to move in tandem. On the other hand, Chinese steel and seaborne iron ore prices usually mirror each other.
President Trump finalized the Section 232 tariffs in March and imposed a 25% tariff on steel and a 10% tariff on aluminum imports. Initially, President Trump indicated that there would be no country exemptions from the tariffs. US steel producers like U.S. Steel Corporation (X), AK Steel (AKS), and Nucor (NUE) rallied smartly as investors expected the Section 232 tariffs to lead to a sustainable fall in US steel imports.
US steel prices have risen sharply this year. Benchmark HRC (hot-rolled coil) prices are currently in the ballpark of $850 per ton, according to the data compiled by SteelBenchmarker. While there are several grades of steel products, HRC prices serve as a benchmark to gauge steel pricing environment.
Can 1Q18 Pave the Way for Cleveland-Cliffs Stock to Re-Rate? Let’s use EV-to-forward EBITDA (enterprise value to earnings before interest, tax, depreciation, and amortization) to value Cleveland-Cliffs (CLF) in relation to its peers and its historical multiples. Among Cliffs’ US steel peers, U.S. Steel Corporation (X) is trading at the lowest forward multiple of 4.5x, while Nucor (NUE) is trading at the highest multiple of 6.9x.
The United States steel sector has reached "the end of the line" despite efforts by the Trump administration to revive the industry, UBS told clients on Tuesday.
Equity markets, which have rallied since President Donald Trump’s election, have come under pressure this year. By slashing the corporate tax rate, President Trump provided a one-time boost to US corporations’ bottom-line results. Looking at the equity markets, stocks can rise either with an increase in earnings or with a valuation multiple expansion.
With the Section 232 tariffs, the US Commerce Department intends to improve the domestic steel industry’s capacity utilization rate. The US steel industry has operated at a capacity use ratio below 80% since November 2014. Low capacity use could be due to higher imports. US steel producers, including AK Steel (AKS), had to shut down some of their plants and curtail production in response to high import penetration levels. However, we’ve seen some respite from steel imports in February. Imports could fall further after the Section 232 tariffs. ...
Can 1Q18 Pave the Way for Cleveland-Cliffs Stock to Re-Rate? Cleveland-Cliffs (CLF) has accumulated debt over a number of years. In this context, we’ll discuss Cleveland-Cliffs’ ability to generate FCF (free cash flow).
With Nucor scheduled to report on Apr 19 and U.S. Steel reporting on Apr 26, its a good time to consider which is a better stock.
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President Donald Trump is considering almost $150.0 billion in tariffs against Chinese goods. Notably, the United States is not alone in targeting China for its trade practices. Steel could be a case in point in which China faced a global backlash for its exports, which multiple countries said were subsidized by the Chinese government.
The 1Q18 earnings season is in full swing now. Steel Dynamics is expected to release its 1Q18 earnings on April 18, which would be followed by Nucor’s (NUE) earnings release on the next day. AK Steel (AKS) and U.S. Steel Corporation (X) are scheduled to release their 1Q18 results on April 30. ArcelorMittal (MT) has scheduled its 1Q18 earnings release for May 11.
A proposed federal settlement inadequately punishes U.S. Steel for chemical spills into Lake Michigan, according to Chicago officials and a surfing organization. The deal calls for U.S. Steel to pay nearly ...
Can 1Q18 Pave the Way for Cleveland-Cliffs Stock to Re-Rate? Although investors are still concerned about Cleveland-Cliffs’ (CLF) debt, it’s come a long way with respect to its debt levels. Following the company’s change in management in 2014 and its focus on debt reduction as the utmost priority, investors’ concerns have been allayed somewhat.
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Can 1Q18 Pave the Way for Cleveland-Cliffs Stock to Re-Rate? Wall Street analysts expect Cleveland-Cliffs (CLF) to generate revenue of $200 million in 1Q18, which implies a fall of 57% YoY (year-over-year). This expectation resulted from the company’s guidance of only 1.0 million tons of sales volumes from its US division in 1Q18 compared to 3.1 million tons in 1Q17.
PITTSBURGH, April 16, 2018-- Today, United States Steel Corporation President & Chief Executive Officer David B. Burritt announced two changes to the company’ s executive team. Duane Holloway will be joining ...
Of the ten analysts covering Cleveland-Cliffs (CLF) stock, 30% rate it as a “buy,” 60% rate it as a “hold,” and the remaining 10% rate it as a “sell.”