United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) started the day on January 12, 2021, with a price increase of 4.79% at $23.86. During the day, the stock rose to $24.71 and sunk to $22.77 before settling in for the price of $22.77 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, X posted a 52-week range of $4.54-$23.47.
The company of the Basic Materials sector’s yearbook sales growth during the past 5- year span was recorded -5.90%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was -49.50%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -158.80%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $220.40 million, simultaneously with a float of $217.89 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $4.82 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $15.16, while the 200-day Moving Average is $9.65.
It is imperative to bring your focus towards the efficiency factor of the conglomerate that has a total of 27500 employees. It has generated 470,473 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was -22,909. The stock had 9.12 Receivables turnover and 1.15 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +2.01, operating margin was -0.22 and Pretax Margin of -3.49.
United States Steel Corporation (X) Ownership Facts and Figures
Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are working with this stock of the Steel Industry. United States Steel Corporation’s current insider ownership accounts for 1.14%, in contrast to 56.60% institutional ownership.
United States Steel Corporation (X) Earnings and Revenue Records
In the latest quarterly report released, which was put into the public domain on 9/29/2020, the organization reported -$1.21 earnings per share (EPS) for the three months, surpassing the consensus estimate (set at -$1.45) by $0.24. This company achieved a net margin of -4.87 while generating a return on equity of -15.19. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.42 per share during the current fiscal year.
United States Steel Corporation’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -158.80% and is forecasted to reach -0.28 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 8.00% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the -49.50% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for United States Steel Corporation (X). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.20. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 1.54. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 0.48.
In the same vein, X’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -10.65, a figure that is expected to reach -0.61 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be -0.28 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of United States Steel Corporation (X)
If we take a close look at the recent performances of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X), its last 5-days Average volume was 25.94 million that shows progress from its year to date volume of 22.59 million. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 89.07% While, its Average True Range was 1.65.
Raw Stochastic average of United States Steel Corporation (X) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 95.24%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 90.37% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 79.34% that was higher than 78.83% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.