AK Steel Holding Corp (AKS) Is It Worthy for Investors?

Marco Green
October 5, 2017

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) shares were trading higher by 0.73 percent ($0.19) at $26.32 a piece in Tuesday's session.

Other research analysts have also issued research reports about the company.

The EBITDA Yield for United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) is 11.36%. AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS) recently closed with rise of 3.14% to its 20-Day Simple Moving Average. They presently have a $7.00 target price on the basic materials company's stock. They noted that the move was a valuation call.

United States Steel Corporation (X) remained successful in beating the consensus-estimated $0.34 as it actually earned $1.07 per share in its last reported financial results. Zacks Investment Research raised AK Steel Holding Corporation from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Thursday, July 20th.

According to the Recommendation Trends of the stock polled by Finviz, the company has a consensus recommendation of 2.5 out of the scale from 1 to 5 where 1 stands for Buy and 5 means Sell. United States Steel Corporation has a 1-year low of $16.17 and a 1-year high of $41.83. The share price has already crossed its 20 days moving average, floating at a distance of 1.91% and sits 5.53% higher versus its 50 days moving average. (X) has the market capitalization of $4.6 Billion. In general, a company with a score closer to 0 would be seen as undervalued, and a score closer to 100 would indicate an overvalued company. Joseph Piotroski developed the F-Score which employs nine different variables based on the company financial statement. A company that manages their assets well will have a high return, while if manages their assets poorly will have a low return. The firm's revenue was up 4.4% on a year-over-year basis. US Bancorp DE boosted its stake in shares of AK Steel Holding Corporation by 3,628.0% during the 1st quarter.

Shares of AK Steel Holding Corp (NYSE:AKS) now have an Average Brokerage Recommendation of 2.09, number of Recs in ABR is 11 while industry rank of the company by ABR is out of 265. If you are reading this article on another publication, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of US & global trademark & copyright law. The legal version of this news story can be viewed at https://www.truebluetribune.com/2017/10/05/united-states-steel-corporation-x-rating-reiterated-by-longbow-research.html.

Stock volatility is a percentage that indicates whether a stock is a desirable purchase.

Moving average is significant analytical tool used to discover current price trends and the possibility for a change in an established trend. The total dollar value of all 1.39 billion outstanding shares is 95.79 billion. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Finally, World Asset Management Inc boosted its stake in shares of AK Steel Holding Corporation by 1.4% during the 1st quarter. Angled up and price is moving up (or was recently) overall, angled down and price is moving down overall, moving sideways and the price is likely in a range. Narrowing in a bit closer, the 5 month price index is 1.60371, the 3 month is 1.18372, and the 1 month is now 1.04555. The VC1 of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) is 22. Global X Management Co.

The beta factor is 1.07.Volatility shows sense of how far the stock will fall if the market takes a dive and how high stock will rise if the bull starts to climb. (NYSE:CHGG) has a Value Composite score of 77. A ratio over one indicates an increase in share price over the period. Also included in the list of buyers for the last 3 months Sheri H. Edison who executed a direct buy for 4,029 shares on July 3, 2017.Director Mark G Essig bought 4029 shares on July 3, 2017, bringing his total number of shares held to 114449.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for United States Steel Corp.is 90%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 151.9%. Sigma Planning Corp now owns 9,662 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at $214,000 after purchasing an additional 1,696 shares during the period. The price to earnings ratio for United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) is 164.805599. Alps Advisors Inc. now owns 17,639 shares of the basic materials company's stock worth $116,000 after acquiring an additional 4,573 shares during the last quarter.

United States Steel Corporation is an integrated steel producer. The Company operates through three segments: Flat-Rolled Products (Flat-Rolled), U. S. Steel Europe (USSE) and Tubular Products (Tubular).

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