Stock on Trader’s Radar: Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF)

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) share price plunged -10.31% or -0.94 points to reach at $8.34 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $8.33 – $9.15 during previous trading session. A total of 23,396,700 shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 19.18M shares. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) has a market capitalization of $2.47B and most recently 296.40M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) is at 35.19.

According to sentiments of 8 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $9.13. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $15.00 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $2.00.

The consensus means EPS for the current quarter is at $0.17 derived from a total of 6 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.06 and can go high up to $0.25. However a year ago during same quarter Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) reported $0.62 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.48 per share according to consensus of 5 analysts.

According to sentiments of 4 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $400.64M for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $339.5M while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $491.64M.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.88 on the shares of Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF). Out of rating recommendations 0 have given the stock a Buy while 2 recommend the stock as Outperform. 5 have given the stock a Hold rating, 1 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) distance from 20 day simple moving average is -16.11% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is -14.59% along with 10.67% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) shares were trading -32.58% below from the 52-week high mark of $12.37 and 244.63% above from the 52-week bottom of $2.42. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 02/13/17, and 52-week low price on 03/24/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has slipped -8.05% in the past one week and plunged -27.42% during previous one month drive, the stock went down -9.35% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared 42.81% while yearly performance of the company advanced 172.55%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at -0.83%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 9.40%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -10.40% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of 59.00%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.69, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 8.27%, 6.63% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 1.81.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 10.57. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 1.40 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 2.10.

Can Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) Run Higher on Earnings Estimates?

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) soared 4.39% or +0.40 points during previous trade after opening at the price of $9.14, a total of 17,432,800 shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 14.69M shares. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.20B and it has 230.60M outstanding shares.

According to consensus agreement of 7 analysts Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) will report earnings per share of $0.23 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 2/9/17 Before Market Open. The stock added almost 47.1% in price since last earning report, when its share price was $6.20. For the current quarter the company has highest EPS estimates of $0.36 and low forecast is $0.01. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $-0.14 earnings per share.

Earnings reaction history indicates that share price went up 14 times out of last 28 quarters. In Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF)’s last 12 earnings reports, it has beaten EPS estimates 75% of the time. However it has meet the estimates 0 time and missed 3 times.

If we have a peek on EPS and surprise factor history during last four quarters, for the previous quarter ended on 9/2016, the consensus mean EPS was $0.19 while Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) reported $-0.02 EPS on 10/27/2016 Before Market Open with a difference of -0.21 marking a surprise factor of 110.53%. The stock’s next day closing price was $5.07 with the loss of -18.23% in its share price. On seventh day of the earnings report price change of the stock was -11.77%.

Previously for the quarter ended on 6/2016, Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF)’s expected mean EPS was $0.02, the company reported its quarterly earnings per share of $0.06 on 7/28/2016 Before Market Open, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate by 0.04 with surprise factor of 200.00%. The stock’s closing price was $8.09 with the gain of 3.06% in its share price on the day following the earning announcement. However price change of the stock was 2.80% on seventh day of the earnings report.

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF)’s mean EPS estimate was $-0.29 for the quarter ended on 3/2016, while it reported EPS of $-0.07 on 4/28/2016 Before Market Open, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate by 0.22 with surprise factor of 75.86%. On next day when data was publically announced, the stock’s closing price was $5.39 with 25.06% gain in its share price. On seventh day of the earnings report price change of the stock was down -1.62%.

Back on 1/27/2016 the company’s estimated EPS value was $-0.32 and it reported $-0.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter ended on 12/2015. The company posted a positive surprise factor of 56.25% by 0.18.

Average EPS forecast for the current year is $0.71 according to 4 analysts making projections for Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF). The most expectant earnings per share estimate of the stock is set at $0.87 while the conservative estimates kept at $0.56 over the current year. Having a look at the historical EPS report, the company attained $-0.81 EPS for the previous year. While revenue estimates for the current year is $2.04B, Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) setting the highest revenues estimates of $2.1B and indicating lowest revenues at $1.95B according to agreement of 5 number of analysts. Current quarter revenue movements show that, the company has set average revenue estimates of $675.24M covering forecast of 4 analysts. The company indicates a peak revenue level of $699M and $622.2M at bottom level.

Having a glance at growth estimates of the company, it has current quarter growth estimates of 264.30% whereas for next quarter it has -74.20% estimations over growth. Its forecasts over growth are 187.70% during current year while analysts’ growth estimation for the next year is 31.00%. Past 5 years growth of Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) observed at -53.81%, and for the next five years the analysts that follow this company are expecting its growth at 5.00%.

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) reached at $9.52 price level during last trade its distance from 20 days simple moving average is 4.83%, and its distance from 50 days simple moving average is 3.54% while it has a distance of 44.17% from the 200 days simple moving average. One year trading price range hit the peak level of $10.90 and touched the lowest level of $1.66. The company’s distance from 52-week high price is -12.66% and current price is above +473.49% from 52-week low price.

Stock in Limelight: Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF)

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) share price plunged -3.15% or -0.30 points to reach at $9.23 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $9.17 – $9.78 during previous trading session. A total of 9,881,300 shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 14.14M shares. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) has a market capitalization of $2.06B and most recently 230.60M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) is at 74.

According to sentiments of 8 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $8.00. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $11.00 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $2.00.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.22 derived from a total of 7 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.01 and can go high up to $0.36. However a year ago during same quarter Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) reported $-0.14 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.08 per share according to consensus of 4 analysts.

According to sentiments of 4 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $668.21M for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $622.2M while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $691.86M.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.89 on the shares of Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF). Out of rating recommendations 0 have given the stock a Buy while 2 recommend the stock as Outperform. 6 have given the stock a Hold rating, 1 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 2.38% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 8.31% along with 50.08% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

Important factors to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) shares were trading -15.32% below from the 52-week high mark of $10.90 and +656.56% above from the 52-week bottom of $1.22. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 12/08/16, and 52-week low price on 01/20/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 8.97% in the past one week and plunged -0.86% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 70.93% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared 26.44% while yearly performance of the company advanced 578.68%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 9.75%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 1.80%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -1.70%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.59, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 6.27%, 6.14% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 1.64.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 21.80. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.90 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 2.20.

Noticeable Stock: Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF)

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) share price soared 11.39% or 0.96 points to reach at $9.39 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $8.69 – $9.42 during previous trading session. A total of 17,340,800 shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 13.82M shares. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) has a market capitalization of $2.41B and most recently 230.60M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) is at 57.78.

According to sentiments of 8 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $7.00. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $11.00 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $2.00.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.22 derived from a total of 7 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.01 and can go high up to $0.36. However a year ago during same quarter Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) reported $-0.14 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.04 per share according to consensus of 4 analysts.

According to sentiments of 4 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $662.09M for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $622.2M while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $685M.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.89 on the shares of Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF). Out of rating recommendations 0 have given the stock a Buy while 2 recommend the stock as Outperform. 6 have given the stock a Hold rating, 1 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 3.99% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 13.57% along with 55.21% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

Important factors to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) shares were trading -13.85% below from the 52-week high mark of $10.90 and +682.50% above from the 52-week bottom of $1.20. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 12/08/16, and 52-week low price on 01/15/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 9.06% in the past one week and plunged -9.45% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 64.16% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared 28.10% while yearly performance of the company advanced 565.96%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 11.65%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 1.80%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -1.70%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.59, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 5.86%, 6.37% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 1.63.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 22.11. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.90 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 2.20.

Analyst Buzz: Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF)

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) share price soared 6.39% or +0.56 points to reach at $9.33 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $8.79 – $9.53 during previous trading session. A total of 20,614,400 shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 13.25M shares. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) has a market capitalization of $2.05B and most recently 230.60M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) is at 54.70.

According to sentiments of 8 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $7.00. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $11.00 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $2.00.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.21 derived from a total of 7 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.01 and can go high up to $0.3. However a year ago during same quarter Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) reported $-0.14 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.04 per share according to consensus of 4 analysts.

According to sentiments of 4 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $662.09M for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $622.2M while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $685M.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.89 on the shares of Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF). Out of rating recommendations 0 have given the stock a Buy while 2 recommend the stock as Outperform. 6 have given the stock a Hold rating, 1 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is -1.40% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 24.40% along with 64.99% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

Important factors to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) shares were trading -14.40% below from the 52-week high mark of $10.90 and +677.50% above from the 52-week bottom of $1.20. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 12/08/16, and 52-week low price on 01/12/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 0.21% in the past one week and soared 25.91% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 51.22% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared 83.30% while yearly performance of the company advanced 501.94%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 490.51%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 1.80 %. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -1.70%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.68, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 8.00%, 7.93% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 1.74.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 22.62. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.90 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 2.20.

Featured Stock: Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF)

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) share price plunged -4.24% or -0.44 points to reach at $9.93 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $9.63 – $10.38 during previous trading session. A total of 20.12M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 16.56M shares. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) has a market capitalization of $2.19B and most recently 230.60M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) is at 66.12.

According to sentiments of 8 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $6.38. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $10.00 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $2.00.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.22 derived from a total of 7 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.01 and can go high up to $0.3. However a year ago during same quarter Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) reported $-0.14 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $-0.02 per share according to consensus of 4 analysts.

According to sentiments of 4 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $657.59M for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $622.2M while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $685M.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.89 on the shares of Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF). Out of rating recommendations 0 have given the stock a Buy while 2 recommend the stock as Outperform. 6 have given the stock a Hold rating, 1 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 13.35% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 42.41% along with 83.43% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

Important factors to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) shares were trading -8.90% below from the 52-week high mark of $10.90 and +727.50% above from the 52-week bottom of $1.20. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 12/08/16, and 52-week low price on 01/12/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 3.87% in the past one week and soared 38.11% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 75.13% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared 93.95% while yearly performance of the company advanced 355.50%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 528.48%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 1.80%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -1.70%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.63, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 6.66%, 7.03% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 1.69.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 21.96. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.90 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 2.20.

Stock in Action: Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF)

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) share price plunged -2.00% or -0.21 points to reach at $10.27 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $9.90 – $10.38 during previous trading session. A total of 17,858,700 shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 12.17M shares. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) has a market capitalization of $2.60B and most recently 230.60M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) is at 73.22.

According to sentiments of 8 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $6.38. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $10.00 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $2.00.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.22 derived from a total of 7 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.01 and can go high up to $0.3. However a year ago during same quarter Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) reported $-0.14 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $ 0.02 per share according to consensus of 4 analysts.

According to sentiments of 4 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $657.59M for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $622.2M while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $685M.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.89 on the shares of Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF). Out of rating recommendations 0 have given the stock a Buy while 2 recommend the stock as Outperform. 6 have given the stock a Hold rating, 1 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 25.57% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 52.82% along with 94.28% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

Important factors to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) shares were trading -2.19% below from the 52-week high mark of $10.50 and +755.83% above from the 52-week bottom of $1.20. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 12/05/16, and 52-week low price on 01/12/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 17.37% in the past one week and soared 81.13% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 74.07% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared 89.83% while yearly performance of the company advanced 379.91%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 550.00%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 1.80%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -1.70%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.63, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 7.26%, 7.03% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 1.69.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 22.71. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.90 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 2.20.

Investor’s Watch List: Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF)

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) share price soared 3.52% or +0.33 points to reach at $9.56 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $9.01 – $9.63 during previous trading session. A total of 11,744,800 shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 11.83M shares. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) has a market capitalization of $2.28B and most recently 230.60M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) is at 71.18.

According to sentiments of 8 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $6.38. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $10.00 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $2.00.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.22 derived from a total of 7 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.01 and can go high up to $0.3. However a year ago during same quarter Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) reported $-0.14 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.02 per share according to consensus of 4 analysts.

According to sentiments of 4 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $657.59M for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $622.2M while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $685M.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.89 on the shares of Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF). Out of rating recommendations 0 have given the stock a Buy while 2 recommend the stock as Outperform. 6 have given the stock a Hold rating, 1 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 23.51% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 45.58% along with 83.68% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

Important factors to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) shares were trading -5.72% below from the 52-week high mark of $10.14 and +696.67% above from the 52-week bottom of $1.20. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 11/28/16, and 52-week low price on 01/12/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has slipped -3.53% in the past one week and soared 74.77% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 66.84% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared 90.44% while yearly performance of the company advanced 336.53%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 505.06%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 1.80%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -1.70%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.62, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 7.40%, 6.86% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 1.69.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 21.14. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.90 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 2.20.

Notable Mover: Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF)

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) share price plunged -10.07% or -0.98 points to reach at $8.75 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $8.70 – $9.34 during previous trading session. A total of 23,782,300 shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 11.61M shares. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) has a market capitalization of $1.98B and most recently 230.60M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) is at 64.96.

According to sentiments of 8 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $6.00. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $10.00 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $2.00.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.22 derived from a total of 7 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.01 and can go high up to $0.3. However a year ago during same quarter Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) reported $-0.14 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.03per share according to consensus of 4 analysts.

According to sentiments of 4 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $657.59M for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $622.2M while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $685M.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.89 on the shares of Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF). Out of rating recommendations 0 have given the stock a Buy while 2 recommend the stock as Outperform. 6 have given the stock a Hold rating, 1 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 21.16% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 36.96% along with 71.52% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) shares were trading -13.71% below from the 52-week high mark of $10.14 and +629.17% above from the 52-week bottom of $1.20. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 11/28/16, and 52-week low price on 01/12/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 16.05% in the past one week and soared 61.14% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 52.17% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared 99.77% while yearly performance of the company advanced 290.63%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 453.80%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 1.80%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -1.70%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.60, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 9.86%, 6.69% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 1.77.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 20.02. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.90 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 2.20.

Overbuying Alert on: Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF)

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) share price soared 6.60% or +0.57 points to reach at $9.20 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $8.24 – $9.38 during previous trading session. A total of 30,845,400 shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 11.08M shares. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) has a market capitalization of $ 2.26B and most recently 230.60M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) is at 82.02.

According to sentiments of 8 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $6.00. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $10.00 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $2.00.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.22 derived from a total of 7 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.01 and can go high up to $0.3. However a year ago during same quarter Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) reported $-0.14 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $-0.03 per share according to consensus of 4 analysts.

According to sentiments of 4 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $657.59M for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $622.2M while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $685M.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.89 on the shares of Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF). Out of rating recommendations 2 have given the stock a Buy while 2 recommend the stock as Outperform. 6 have given the stock a Hold rating, 1 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 39.07% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 49.87% along with 84.55% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) hit its 52-week high price on 11/23/16, and 52-week low price on 01/12/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 22.83% in the past one week and soared 46.96% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 55.93% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared 177.11% while yearly performance of the company advanced 288.19%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 482.28%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 1.80%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -1.70%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.52, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 7.45%, 7.00% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 1.57.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 21.16. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.90 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 2.20.