|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||35.74 - 37.44|
|52 Week Range||18.55 - 47.64|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||16.92|
|Earnings Date||Apr 26, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.20 (0.56%)|
|1y Target Est||47.73|
Cleveland-Cliffs (CLF) reported its 1Q18 results on April 20. It held its conference call with securities analysts and institutional investors the same day to discuss the results.
Stocks with market capitalization between $2B and $10B, such as United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) with a size of US$6.44B, do not attract as much attention from the investing communityRead More...
Electrolux also delayed a $250 million US expansion after Donald Trump proposed the tariffs. Alcoa (AA) and Century Aluminum (CENX) rallied sharply as aluminum rose to multiyear highs. Century Aluminum had announced a plant restart after Trump slapped tariffs on aluminum imports in March.
Previously in this series, we’ve looked at U.S. Steel Corporation’s (X) 1Q18 revenue estimates. In this article, we’ll look at its 1Q18 earnings estimates and stack them up against the company’s guidance.
Investors in United States Steel (X) need to pay close attention to the stock based on moves in the options market lately.
U.S. Steel Corporation (X) and AK Steel (AKS) are expected to release their 1Q18 earnings on April 30. In this article, we’ll see what analysts are projecting for U.S. Steel’s 1Q18 revenues. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expect U.S. Steel to post revenues of $3.15 billion in 1Q18.
As we noted previously in this series, some analysts have turned bearish on US steel stocks. However, the mood in steel companies’ 1Q18 earnings calls has been quite jubilant. Nucor (NUE), Cleveland-Cliffs (CLF), and Steel Dynamics (STLD) have already released their earnings. AK Steel (AKS) and U.S. Steel Corporation (X) are expected to release their 1Q18 earnings on April 30.
As we noted previously in this series, some analysts have turned bearish on US steel names like U.S. Steel Corporation (X) despite the Section 232 tariffs. The view seems to be that we could see US steel demand softening after the tariffs.
U.S. Steel Corporation (X) is scheduled to release its 1Q18 earnings on April 30. AK Steel (AKS) is also expected to release its earnings that day. In this part of our series, we’ll see how analysts are rating U.S. Steel ahead of its 1Q18 earnings release.
1Q18 earnings season is in full swing. Last week, both Nucor (NUE) and Steel Dynamics (STLD) released their quarterly financial performance. Steel Dynamics reported revenues of $2.6 billion in 1Q18 versus $2.3 billion in 4Q17 and $2.4 billion in 1Q17. The company reported adjusted EBITDA (earnings before interest, tax, depreciation, and amortization) of $400 million in 1Q18, compared to $285 million in 4Q17 and $421 million in 1Q17. Steel Dynamics’ 1Q18 earnings were better than expected.
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.