A number of research firms have changed their ratings and price targets for United States Steel (NYSE: X):

  • 3/20/2017 – United States Steel was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating. They now have a $36.38 price target on the stock.
  • 3/16/2017 – United States Steel had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Axiom Securities.
  • 3/14/2017 – United States Steel was downgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating. They now have a $31.33 price target on the stock.
  • 3/13/2017 – United States Steel was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating. They now have a $31.06 price target on the stock.
  • 3/3/2017 – United States Steel had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Axiom Securities.
  • 2/27/2017 – United States Steel had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Rosenblatt Securities. They now have a $35.00 price target on the stock.
  • 2/27/2017 – United States Steel was upgraded by analysts at Cowen and Company from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating.
  • 2/27/2017 – United States Steel was downgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating. They now have a $31.06 price target on the stock.
  • 2/23/2017 – United States Steel was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating. They now have a $33.51 price target on the stock.
  • 2/16/2017 – United States Steel was downgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating. They now have a $32.95 price target on the stock.
  • 2/6/2017 – United States Steel was downgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating. They now have a $34.67 price target on the stock.
  • 2/6/2017 – United States Steel was upgraded by analysts at Argus from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating. They now have a $39.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $33.78.
  • 2/6/2017 – United States Steel had its price target raised by analysts at Barclays PLC from $29.00 to $35.00. They now have an “equal weight” rating on the stock.
  • 2/1/2017 – United States Steel had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Jefferies Group LLC. They now have a $45.00 price target on the stock.
  • 2/1/2017 – United States Steel was upgraded by analysts at Bank of America Corp from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating. They now have a $40.00 price target on the stock.
  • 1/31/2017 – United States Steel had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Axiom Securities.
  • 1/31/2017 – United States Steel was upgraded by analysts at Morgan Stanley from an “equal weight” rating to an “overweight” rating.
  • 1/30/2017 – United States Steel was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating. They now have a $34.67 price target on the stock.
  • 1/23/2017 – United States Steel was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating. They now have a $34.33 price target on the stock.
  • 1/19/2017 – United States Steel was downgraded by analysts at Citigroup Inc from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating. They now have a $37.00 price target on the stock.

United States Steel Co. (NYSE:X) traded down 1.26% during trading on Monday, reaching $36.82. The company had a trading volume of 7,597,284 shares. The stock’s market cap is $6.42 billion. United States Steel Co. has a 52-week low of $12.77 and a 52-week high of $41.83. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $36.75 and a 200 day moving average price of $28.75.

United States Steel (NYSE:X) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, January 31st. The company reported $0.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.01 by $0.26. The firm earned $2.65 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.65 billion. United States Steel had a negative return on equity of 11.36% and a negative net margin of 4.29%. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 3.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted ($0.23) EPS. On average, analysts anticipate that United States Steel Co. will post $2.61 earnings per share for the current year.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, March 10th. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 10th were paid a dividend of $0.05 per share. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.55%. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, February 8th. United States Steel’s payout ratio is currently -6.83%.

United States Steel Corporation is an integrated 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).

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