United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) recorded a trading volume of 17.77 million shares, above its 90-day volume average of 11.17 million shares. The stock was sold at an average price of $30.00, for a total value of $291,000.00. The institutional investor owned 234,772 shares of the basic materials company's stock after acquiring an additional 12,824 shares during the quarter. United States Steel Corporation (X) has an operating margin of 3.10%. The company has a market capitalization of $225.46, a P/E ratio of 20.76, a PEG ratio of 2.22 and a beta of 1.79. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.03, a quick ratio of 1.23 and a current ratio of 1.89. United States Steel Corporation has had 9 insider trades in the last 3 months, including 5 open market buys and 4 sells. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.21/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 29.6 Percent. Return on assets is 1.30% and Return on equity (ROE) is 5.00% while it's Return on Investment (ROI) of -4.00%. The business had revenue of $3.25 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.07 billion. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.40 EPS.
Looking at the stock's movement on the chart, United States Steel Corporation have shares float of 11.33%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 9th. This represents a $0.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.40%. United States Steel's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now -6.83%. The insider, BRUNO JAMES E., now holds 61,414 shares of X. KeyCorp reiterated a "hold" rating on shares of United States Steel in a report on Friday, November 17th.
United States Steel Corporation has a consensus outperform rating from 15 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares now sold short amount to at least 11.33% of shares outstanding.
The return on assets (ROA) (aka return on total assets, return on average assets), is one of the most widely used profitability ratios because it is related to both profit margin and asset turnover, and shows the rate of return for both creditors and investors of the company. Cowen upgraded United States Steel from an "underperform" rating to a "market perform" rating and boosted their price target for the company from $20.00 to $28.00 in a report on Thursday, November 2nd. Bank of America raised United States Steel from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating and boosted their price target for the company from $29.00 to $31.00 in a research note on Tuesday, September 5th. Jefferies Group restated a "buy" rating and set a $32.00 price objective on shares of United States Steel in a report on Thursday, August 31st. BMO Capital Markets maintained it with "Hold" rating and $2400 target in Monday, July 3 report.
Analysts await United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) to report earnings on January, 30. Global X Management Co. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund now owns 63,108 shares of the basic materials company's stock worth $1,397,000 after acquiring an additional 2,662 shares in the last quarter. Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp now owns 18,566 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at $350,000 after buying an additional 275 shares during the period. Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp increased its stake in United States Steel by 1.5% in the third quarter. Texas Permanent School Fund increased its position in shares of United States Steel by 0.3% in the first quarter. Sigma Planning Corp now owns 9,662 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at $214,000 after buying an additional 1,696 shares during the period.
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According to United States Steel Corporation's latest 13F filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), institutional ownership is at 64.98%. The Company is engaged in producing flat-rolled and tubular products with production operations in North America and Europe. It operates through three divisions: Flat-Rolled Products, U. It has a 45.7 P/E ratio. S.