In recent trading session, United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) saw 11,872,411 shares changing hands with its beta currently measuring 2.57. Company’s recent per share price level of $6.84 trading at -$0.52 or -7.07% at recent trade assigns it a market valuation of $1.5 Billion. That current trading price of X’s stock is at a discount of -112.28% from its 52-week high price of $14.52 and is indicating a premium of 33.63% from its 52-week low price of $4.54. Taking a look at company’s average trading volume for last 10-days demonstrates a volume of 8.61 Million shares which gives us an average trading volume of 14.69 Million if we extend that period to 3-months.
For United States Steel Corporation (X), analysts’ consensus is at an average recommendation of Underweight while assigning it a mean rating of 3.4. Splitting up the data highlights that, out of 13 analysts covering the stock, 4 rated the stock as a Sell while none recommended an Overweight rating for the stock. 8 suggested the stock as a Hold whereas none see the stock as a Buy. 1 analyst(s) advised it as an Underweight. The company is expected to be making an EPS of -$1.49 in the current quarter.
United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) trade information
In the face of being in the red today for losing -7.07%, in the last five days X remained trading in the green while hitting it’s week-highest on Monday, Jul 27 when the stock touched $8.10-1 price level, adding 15.09% to its value on the day. United States Steel Corporation’s shares saw a change of -39.72% in year-to-date performance and have moved -12.83% in past 5-day. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) showed a performance of -4.75% in past 30-days. Number of shares sold short was 58.13 Million shares which calculate 3.96 days to cover the short interests.
Wall Street analysts have assigned a consensus price target of $5.43 to the stock, which implies targetted prices is already lagging behind -20.61% to its current value. Analysts have been projecting $3 as a low price target for the stock while placing it at a high target of $8. It follows that stock’s current price would jump +16.96% in reaching the projected high whereas dropping to the targeted low would mean a loss of -56.14% for stock’s current value.
United States Steel Corporation (X) estimates and forecasts
Statistics highlight that United States Steel Corporation is scoring comparatively lower than the scores of other players of the relevant industry. The company lessened -21.7% of value to its shares in past 6 months, showing an annual growth rate of -6566.67% while that of industry is -31.9. Apart from that, the company came lowering its revenue forecast for fiscal year 2020. The company is estimating its revenue growth to decline by -609.5% in the current quarter and calculating -70.3% decline in the next quarter. This year revenue growth is estimated to drop -31.4% from the last financial year’s standing.
7 industry analysts have given their estimates about the company’s current quarter revenue by setting an average figure of $2.03 Billion for the same. And 7 analysts are in estimates of company making revenue of $2.27 Billion in the next quarter that will end in December 01, 2020. Company posted $3.07 Billion and $2.82 Billion of sales in current and next quarters respectively a year earlier. Analysts are expecting this quarter sales to drop by -33.8% while estimating it to be -19.6% for the next quarter.
Weighing up company’s earnings over the past 5-year and in the next 5-year periods, we find the company posting an annual earnings growth rate of -49.5% during past 5 years. In 2020, company’s earnings growth rate is likely to be around -158.8% while estimates for its earnings growth in next 5 years are of 8%
United States Steel Corporation is more likely to be releasing its next quarterly report between October 29 and November 02, 2020, and investors are confident in the company announcing better current-quarter dividends despite the fact that it has been facing issues arising out of mounting debt. With an annual yield of 1.63%, the share has a forward dividend of 0.12 which implies that company’s dividend yield remained growing in trailing twelve months while having a 5 year average dividend yield of 1.19%.