AK Steel Holding Corp (AKS): Stock to Follow

16 May, 2018, 17:05 | Author: Regina Silva

The co's performance for 6 months was increased of 33.95%, 1-year performance stands at 81.14% and year to date showing surged performance of 3.15%.

Refinery runs in March also jumped to a record as import quotas for the small independent refiners-the so-called "teapots"-were raised and refinery margins stayed healthy". Investors have the ability to follow analyst estimates and recommendations when undertaking stock analysis. Usually the RSI is considered overbought when above 70 and oversold when less than 30.

Investors have piled millions of dollars in record wagers in the options market, betting on a further rally on the back of rising geopolitical tensions, particularly in Iran, Saudi Arabia and Venezuela, and the global decline in supply. It's down from 2.26M at the end of the previous reported quarter.

Physical prices have sunk even as benchmarks on which they are based stay buoyant. X has 7.90M shares volume.

Russian Urals hit a seven-year discount against dated Brent BFO-URL-NWE while Kazakh CPC Blend BFO-CPC crashed to its weakest since mid-2012 this month. The stock of AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) has "Market Perform" rating given on Thursday, April 27 by Cowen & Co. This organization's stock showed a trading volume of 7.89 million shares, compared to its average daily volume of 13.92M shares. The stock appeared $7.04 above its 52-week highs and is down -3.08% for the last five trades. U.S. Steel's revenue was up 15.6% on a year-over-year basis. analysts anticipate that U.S. Steel will post 5.34 EPS for the current fiscal year. Its yearly performance remained -21.71%. The share price has moved away from its 20 days moving average at the rate of -4.08% and its 50 days moving average returned -6.84%. The stock volatility for week was 3.04% while for month was 4.51%.Beta factor, which measures the riskiness of the security, was observed as 2.84. A value of 50-75 would identify a very strong trend, and a value of 75-100 would lead to an extremely strong trend.

Total analysts of 16 have positions in United States Steel (NYSE:X) as follows: 9 rated it a "Buy", 2 with "Sell" and 5 with "Hold". The stock of AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) has "Underperform" rating given on Wednesday, January 31 by Bank of America. The basic materials company reported $0.32 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.29 by $0.03. The VC1 is calculated using the price to book value, price to sales, EBITDA to EV, price to cash flow, and price to earnings. The company has a quick ratio of 1.02, a current ratio of 1.63 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.75. Beta measures the amount of systematic risk a security has relative to the whole market.

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Based on a recent bid, this stock (AABA) was trading at a distance of 6.92% from 20 days simple moving average, and its distance from 50 days simple moving average is 5.08% while it has a distance of 9.51% from the 200 days simple moving average. As shares grow in price, it may experience a fall as it breaches a particular resistance level.

The price target set for the stock is $1.20 and this sets up an interesting set of potential movement for the stock, according to data from FINVIZ's analysis. For AKS, the company now has 44.5 million of cash on the books. If market is up, the stock should outperform by positive momentum and if the market heads lower, the stock should go down by same tendency. Market capitalization is simply the value that can get when multiply all the outstanding shares of a stock by the price of a single share.

The company's Average Revenue Estimate for the current quarter is $1.75 Billion, while Low and High Revenue Estimates are $1.63 Billion and $1.8 Billion respectively. The Average True Range is an investor tool used to measure stock volatility.

Typically P/E ratios are backward looking while the earnings growth rate is a forward looking metric. It has a 222.25 P/E ratio.

When investors engage in short selling or "shorting a stock", they actually borrow shares from an existing owner, sell the borrowed shares at market price, and take the cash. I strongly advise against this.

Short Ratio of stock is 2.83. It just means that you need to consider other ways of looking at the stock before you can judge if this is a good investment or not.

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