United States Steel Corporation (X) was Downgraded by Rosenblatt to ” Neutral”. Earlier the firm had a rating of “Buy ” on the company shares. Rosenblatt advised their investors in a research report released on Nov 21, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on United States Steel Corporation. United States Steel Corporation was Downgraded by Rosenblatt to ” Neutral” on Nov 21, 2016. United States Steel Corporation was Upgraded by Morgan Stanley to ” Overweight” on Nov 14, 2016. United States Steel Corporation was Upgraded by Jefferies to ” Buy” on Nov 9, 2016.
On the company’s financial health, United States Steel Corporation reported $0.40 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.44 based on the information available during the earnings call on Nov 1, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.84. The company had revenue of $2686.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2790.76 million. The company’s revenue was down -5.1 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $-0.70 EPS.
United States Steel Corporation closed down -0.6 points or -2.06% at $28.57 with 1,61,04,329 shares getting traded on Monday. Post opening the session at $28.92, the shares hit an intraday low of $28.31 and an intraday high of $29.42 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Monday session in Red.
In a different news, on Nov 18, 2016, David J. Rintoul (Sr. VP – Tubular Business) sold 18,330 shares at $28.19 per share price. According to the SEC, on May 9, 2016, Paul Anthony Mascarenas (director) purchased 1,000 shares at $18.90 per share price. On May 9, 2016, Stephen J Girsky (director) purchased 2,000 shares at $18.93 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
United States Steel Corporation (U. S. Steel) is a steel producer. The Company is engaged in producing flat-rolled and tubular products with production operations in North America and Europe. The Company operates through three segments: Flat-rolled Products (Flat-rolled) U. S. Steel Europe (USSE) and Tubular Products (Tubular). The results of the Companys railroad and real estate businesses are combined under the Other Businesses category. The Flat-rolled Products segment includes the operating results of all facilities within U. S. Steels integrated steel plants in the United States except the Fairfield pipe facility. The USSE segment includes the operating results of U. S. Steel Kosice (USSK) the Companys steel plant and coke production facilities in Slovakia. The Tubular segment includes the operating results of U. S. Steels tubular production facilities primarily in the United States and equity investees in the United States and Brazil.