Price Target Update on AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS)

AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) stock is expected to deviate a maximum of $1.21 from the average target price of $3.88 for the short term period. 10 Street Experts have initiated coverage on the stock with the most promising target being $6 and the most muted being $2.

Other Equity analysts have also commented on the company shares. Major Brokerage house, Jefferies maintains its ratings on AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS). In the latest research report, Jefferies raises the target price from $4.25 per share to $5 per share. According to the latest information available, the shares are now rated Hold by the analysts at the agency. The rating by the firm was issued on June 10, 2016.

AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS): stock turned positive on Thursday. Though the stock opened at $4.86, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $4.94 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $4.7333 and closed the trading day at $4.87, in the green by 2.10%. The total traded volume for the day was 7,841,535. The stock had closed at $4.77 in the previous days trading.

The company shares have rallied 10.16% from its 1 Year high price. On Jun 8, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $5.50 and the one year low was seen on Jan 20, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $4.24 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $3.42. On the companys insider trading activities, Newport Roger K, CFO of Ak Steel Holding Corp, executed a transaction worth $15,600 on July 31, 2015. A total of 5,000 shares were purchased at an average price of $3.12. The Insider information was divulged by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing. The information is based on open market trades at the market prices.Option exercises are not covered.

AK Steel Holding Corporation (AK Holding) is an integrated producer of flat-rolled carbon, stainless and electrical steels and tubular products through its wholly-owned subsidiary, AK Steel Corporation (AK Steel and, together with AK Holding, the Company). The operations of the Company and its wholly owned subsidiaries consist primarily of eight steelmaking and finishing plants, two coke plants and two tube manufacturing plants across six states, which include Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia. These operations produce flat-rolled carbon steels, including coated, cold-rolled and hot-rolled carbon steel products, and specialty stainless and electrical steels that are sold in sheet and strip form, as well as carbon and stainless steel that is finished into welded steel tubing. These products are sold to the automotive, infrastructure and manufacturing, and distributors and converters markets.

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