Stock Indicator Focus for AK Steel Holding Corp (AKS)

Wednesday, 07 Feb, 2018

The gauge is based on the assumption that if price surges, the closing price tends towards the values that belong to the upper part of the area of price movements in the preceding period.

The company's stock is now moving with a -ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately -9.8%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of -3.71% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price. Furthermore on 12/20/17 Longbow Research "Upgrades" the stock to Buy at $0. BB&T Capital initiated the stock with "Hold" rating in Thursday, September 10 report. Citigroup raised shares of United States Steel from a sell rating to a neutral rating in a research report on Monday, January 22nd.

Shares of AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS) changed at hands on active higher volume along the stock price move of 3.23% to 4.8 When a stock traded on high volume then is it is good time for active Investors to attain the opportunity of this situation.

In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, AK Steel Holding Corp (NYSE:AKS) has analysts' mean recommendation of 2.7. Dynamic Materials Corp. has a consensus target price of $19.00, indicating a potential upside of 8.88%.

Shares of United States Steel (X) opened at $35.31 on Tuesday. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $0.67/share. The firm has a market capitalization of $5,953.31, a PE ratio of 16.20, a PEG ratio of 1.10 and a beta of 3.08. The stock hit its 52-week high on 02/21/17, and 52-week low on 11/15/17.

United States Steel (NYSE:X) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, January 31st.

The company is expected to report earnings of $0.04 a share for the next quarter. The business had revenue of $3.13 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.10 billion. The stock's quarterly performance specifies a shift of 7.63% and its performance is stands at -3.10% for last twelve month while moved -0.17% for the past six months. United States Steel Corporation had 100 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

The company's quick ratio for most recent quarter is 1.20. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 9th will be paid a $0.05 dividend. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.57%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 8th. If faced, it would be a -9.68% drop from its current position. The stock was sold at an average price of $39.95, for a total value of $1,441,076.40. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows "Sell" signal. Following the completion of the transaction, the senior vice president now owns 51,744 shares of the company's stock, valued at $1,552,320. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. US Bancorp DE now owns 4,563 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at $160,000 after purchasing an additional 2,045 shares during the period.

Technical analysts have little regard for the value of a company. Finally, Advisor Group Inc. grew its position in United States Steel by 3.2% during the second quarter. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $-0.56 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 0, as for as the company's cash per share for the most recent quarter is $0.21, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 22.91. CI Investments Inc. acquired a new stake in United States Steel during the 3rd quarter valued at $9,402,000.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on United States Steel Corp.

In other United States Steel news, insider Richard Fruehauf sold 5,959 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, December 1st. CIBC Asset Management Inc purchased a new stake in United States Steel during the fourth quarter valued at about $209,000.

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The TTM operating margin for the company stands at -5.3%.