Noticeable Stock: United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) share price plunged -9.00% or -3.34 points to reach at $33.76 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $33.72 – $37.35 during previous trading session. A total of 20,569,600 shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 16.86M shares. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) has a market capitalization of $5.85B and most recently 174.29M 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 United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) is at 38.90.

According to sentiments of 13 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $38.08. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $60.00 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $14.00.

The consensus means EPS for the current quarter is at $0.36 derived from a total of 14 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.08 and can go high up to $0.68. However a year ago during same quarter United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) reported -$2.15 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.85 per share according to consensus of 13 analysts.

According to sentiments of 9 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $2.89B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $2.72B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $3.03B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.40 on the shares of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X). Out of rating recommendations 4 have given the stock a Buy while 3 recommend the stock as Outperform. 6 have given the stock a Hold rating, 2 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. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) distance from 20 day simple moving average is -9.88% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is -5.86% along with 29.06% 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. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) shares were trading -19.29% below from the 52-week high mark of $41.83 and 165.91% above from the 52-week bottom of $12.70. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 02/21/17, and 52-week low price on 05/19/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has slipped -5.49% in the past one week and plunged -15.18% during previous one month drive, the stock went down -2.56% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared 101.62% while yearly performance of the company advanced 124.73%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 2.42%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -4.80%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -20.20% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -4.00%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 1.89, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 5.19%, 5.08% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 2.96.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 15.09. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 1.20 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 1.90. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 1.33 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 1.31.

Stock to Track: United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) share price plunged -0.80% or -0.30 points to reach at $37.01 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $35.71 – $38.06 during previous trading session. A total of 20.38M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 19.63M shares. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) has a market capitalization of $6.33B and most recently 172.46M 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 United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) is at 50.66.

According to sentiments of 15 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $34.27. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $48 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $14.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.42 derived from a total of 14 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.17 and can go high up to $0.8. However a year ago during same quarter United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) reported $-2.15 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.83 per share according to consensus of 14 analysts.

According to sentiments of 10 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $2.87B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $2.64B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $3.03B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.65 on the shares of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X). Out of rating recommendations 4 have given the stock a Buy while 2 recommend the stock as Outperform. 8 have given the stock a Hold rating, 2 as Underperform and 1 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. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 1.85% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 4.85% along with 52.78% 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. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) shares were trading -11.52% below from the 52-week high mark of $41.83 and +416.95% above from the 52-week bottom of $7.16. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 2/21/17 and 52-week low price on 2/29/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has slipped -5.37% in the past one week and soared 15.29% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 15.07% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance advanced 86.52% while yearly performance of the company advanced 374.86%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 12.28%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -4.80%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -20.20% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -3.60%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 2.08, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 6.15%, 5.28% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 2.93.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 16.50. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 1.20 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 1.90. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 1.33 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 1.31.

Stock to Watch: United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) share price soared 1.74% or 0.68 points to reach at $39.80 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $38.59 – $40.14 during previous trading session. A total of 14.32M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 18.74M shares. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) has a market capitalization of $6.98B and most recently 172.46M 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 United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) is at 65.56.

According to sentiments of 15 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $34.27. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $48 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $14.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.42 derived from a total of 14 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.17 and can go high up to $0.8. However a year ago during same quarter United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) reported $-2.15 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.83 per share according to consensus of 14 analysts.

According to sentiments of 10 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $2.87B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $2.64B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $3.03B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.65 on the shares of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X). Out of rating recommendations 4 have given the stock a Buy while 2 recommend the stock as Outperform. 8 have given the stock a Hold rating, 2 as Underperform and 1 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. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 13.89% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 13.56% along with 67.29% 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. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) shares were trading -1.61% below from the 52-week high mark of $40.45 and +455.92% above from the 52-week bottom of $7.16. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 2/15/17 and 52-week low price on 2/24/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 5.85% in the past one week and soared 20.02% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 40% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance advanced 83.20% while yearly performance of the company advanced 395.53%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 20.75%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -4.80%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -20.20% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -3.60%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 1.83, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 3.82%, 4.99% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 2.92.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 17.65. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 1.20 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 1.90. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 1.33 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 1.31.

Experts Analysis: United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) rose 1.24% during previous trade. Argus issued rating on the stock of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) in a research note issued to investors on Feb-06-17, the stock received “Upgrade” rating from Hold to Buy. Additionally Barclays issued their verdict on the stock of the company, on record date of Feb-06-17 the stock was “Reiterated” as Equal Weight from $29 to $35 besides that on Feb-02-17 United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) was “Upgraded” by BofA/Merrill from Neutral to Buy. Furthermore on Jan-19-17 the stock was “Downgraded” by Citigroup from Buy to Neutral.

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) shares ended last trading session at the price of $34.20 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $34.13 over the next twelve months, mean value of price target most recently revised on 02/02/17. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)’s highest estimates of price target are $46 and low forecast is $14 based on the opinion of 15 analysts. The price target estimates represents a standard deviation of 9.33. However brokerage recommendations suggests an ABR of 2.69 based on calls of 13 experts, where 5 brokers polls the stock a Strong Buy, 0 suggest the stock a Buy, 5 suggest Hold, 0 are rating the stock as Sell while 3 as Strong Sell.

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) is expected to release the earnings of its current quarter on 4/25/17. The company is expected to release $0.46 EPS for current quarter according to 12 analysts whereas the company reported $-2.15 EPS during same quarter a year ago. For the current quarter the stock has lowest EPS estimates of $0.22 and high estimate of $0.8. For the current year United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) has set to release EPS of $2.44 as per the sentiments of 16 analysts, however according to 15 analysts, the company expected to release $2.33 EPS for next year.

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)’s average revenue estimates for the current quarter are $2.89B according to 9 number of analysts. However its lowest revenue estimates are $2.64B and highest revenue estimates are $3.03B. A year ago the company’s sales were $2.34B. Its yearly sales growth estimates are 23.30%. For the next quarter the company has anticipated average revenues of $3.06B, according to the sentiments of 8 analysts. For the current year the company has fixed $11.82B revenues, as per the opinion of 14 analysts. For the current year the company has low revenue estimates of $10.85B in contradiction of high revenue estimates of $12.43B. Whereas for the next year revenues are set at $11.99B by 12 analysts.

The stock exchanged hands 13.46M shares versus average trading capacity of 17.21M shares, while its shares’ total market worth is $5.72B along with 172.46M outstanding shares. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) shares were trading -12.62% below from the 52-week high price mark of $39.14 and +416.33% above from the 52-week price bottom of $6.62. However the company observed 52 week high price on 12/08/16 and witnessed 52 week low price on 02/11/16. The company’s price sits -0.26% below from its 50-day moving average of $34.27 and 48.71% far from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $25.82. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve month stands at 0.59, whereas its price to book ratio for most recent quarter sits at 2.60. However the company’s price to cash per share for most recent quarter stands at 4.02. Its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 15.60.

Can United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) Run Higher on Earnings Estimates?

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) plunged -2.28% or -0.77 points during previous trade after opening at the price of $33.11, a total of 16,054,200 shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 18.62M shares. The stock has a market capitalization of $5.73B and it has 172.46M outstanding shares.

According to consensus agreement of 16 analysts United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) will report earnings per share of $0.01 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 1/31/17 After Market Close. The stock added almost 80.9% in price since last earning report, when its share price was $18.67. For the current quarter the company has highest EPS estimates of $0.46 and low forecast is $-0.52. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $-0.23 earnings per share.

Earnings reaction history indicates that share price went down 16 times out of last 27 quarters. In United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)’s last 12 earnings reports, it has beaten EPS estimates 50% of the time. However it has meet the estimates 0 time and missed 6 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 $0.88 while United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) reported $0.40 EPS on 11/1/2016 After Market Close with a difference of -0.48 marking a surprise factor of -54.55%. The stock’s next day closing price was $17.78 with the loss of -4.77% in its share price. On seventh day of the earnings report price change of the stock was 12.27%.

Previously for the quarter ended on 6/2016, United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)’s expected mean EPS was $-0.55, the company reported its quarterly earnings per share of $-0.31 on 7/26/2016 After Market Close, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate by 0.24 with surprise factor of 43.64%. The stock’s closing price was $25.38 with the gain of 11.07% in its share price on the day following the earning announcement. However price change of the stock was 11.95% on seventh day of the earnings report.

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)’s mean EPS estimate was $-1.29 for the quarter ended on 3/2016, while it reported EPS of $-2.15 on 4/26/2016 After Market Close, missing the analysts’ consensus estimate by -0.86 with surprise factor of -66.67%. On next day when data was publically announced, the stock’s closing price was $18.38 with 0.16% gain in its share price. On seventh day of the earnings report price change of the stock was up 2.51%.

Back on 1/26/2016 the company’s estimated EPS value was $-0.85 and it reported $-0.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter ended on 12/2015. The company posted a positive surprise factor of 72.94% by 0.62.

Average EPS forecast for the current year is $-1.97 according to 12 analysts making projections for United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X). The most expectant earnings per share estimate of the stock is set at $-1.46 while the conservative estimates kept at $-2.24 over the current year. Having a look at the historical EPS report, the company attained $-1.79 EPS for the previous year. While revenue estimates for the current year is $10.28B, United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) setting the highest revenues estimates of $10.5B and indicating lowest revenues at $10.14B according to agreement of 13 number of analysts. Current quarter revenue movements show that, the company has set average revenue estimates of $2.65B covering forecast of 10 analysts. The company indicates a peak revenue level of $2.89B and $2.53B at bottom level.

Having a glance at growth estimates of the company, it has current quarter growth estimates of 104.30% whereas for next quarter it has 117.20% estimations over growth. Its forecasts over growth are -10.10% during current year while analysts’ growth estimation for the next year is 194.40%. Past 5 years growth of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) observed at -39.27%, and for the next five years the analysts that follow this company are expecting its growth at 8.00%.

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) reached at $33.00 price level during last trade its distance from 20 days simple moving average is -3.01%, and its distance from 50 days simple moving average is -2.50% while it has a distance of 45.67% from the 200 days simple moving average. One year trading price range hit the peak level of $39.14 and touched the lowest level of $6.07. The company’s distance from 52-week high price is -15.69% and current price is above +443.84% from 52-week low price.

Investor’s Watch List: United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) share price soared 0.69% or 0.23 points to reach at $33.77 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $32.91 – $33.99 during previous trading session. A total of 13.89M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 16.14M shares. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) has a market capitalization of $5.86B and most recently 172.46M 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 United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) is at 50.16.

According to sentiments of 15 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $33.47. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $46 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $14.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.01 derived from a total of 16 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $-0.52 and can go high up to $0.46. However a year ago during same quarter United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) reported $-0.23 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.37 per share according to consensus of 11 analysts.

According to sentiments of 10 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $2.65B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $2.53B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $2.89B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.83 on the shares of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X). Out of rating recommendations 3 have given the stock a Buy while 3 recommend the stock as Outperform. 10 have given the stock a Hold rating, 2 as Underperform and 1 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. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is -0.94% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 0.13% along with 49.56% 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. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) shares were trading -13.72% below from the 52-week high mark of $39.14 and +456.53% above from the 52-week bottom of $6.07. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 12/08/16 and 52-week low price on 01/29/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 1.17% in the past one week and plunged -6.89% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 68.50% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared 26.08% while yearly performance of the company advanced 411.60%.The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 2.30%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -16.10%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -66% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -25.50%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 1.82, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 5.23%, 5.54% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 2.79.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 15.96. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 1.10 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 1.80. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 1.18 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 1.15.

Under Analyst’s Radar: United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) share price soared 1.28% or +0.42 points to reach at $33.22 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $32.81 – $34.94 during previous trading session. A total of 26,928,900 shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 18.83M shares. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) has a market capitalization of $5.63B and most recently 172.46M 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 United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) is at 47.24.

According to sentiments of 15 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $33.47. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $46.00 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $14.00.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.01 derived from a total of 16 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $-0.52 and can go high up to $0.46. However a year ago during same quarter United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) reported $-0.23 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.37 per share according to consensus of 11 analysts.

According to sentiments of 9 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $2.66B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $2.53B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $2.89B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.83 on the shares of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X). Out of rating recommendations 2 have given the stock a Buy while 3 recommend the stock as Outperform. 10 have given the stock a Hold rating, 2 as Underperform and 1 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. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is -3.81% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is -0.08% along with 48.70% 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. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) shares were trading -15.13% below from the 52-week high mark of $39.14 and +447.46% above from the 52-week bottom of $6.07. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 12/08/16, and 52-week low price on 01/28/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 3.04% in the past one week and plunged -8.91% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 68.36% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared 56.56% while yearly performance of the company advanced 386.54%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 0.64%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -16.10%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -66.00% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -25.50%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 1.90, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 6.12%, 5.28% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 2.79.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 15.70. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 1.10 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 1.80. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 1.18 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 1.15.

What Analysts Have to Say About United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)?

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) fell -4.92% during previous trade. Citigroup issued rating on the stock of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) in a research note issued to investors on Jan-19-17, the stock received “Downgrade” rating from Buy to Neutral. Additionally Credit Suisse issued their verdict on the stock of the company, on record date of Jan-12-17 the stock was “Downgraded” from Outperform to Neutral besides that on Jan-09-17 United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) was “Downgraded” by Rosenblatt from Buy to Neutral. Furthermore on Nov-29-16the stock was “Downgraded” by Argus from Buy to Hold.

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) shares ended last trading session at the price of $33.21 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $33.47 over the next twelve months, mean value of price target most recently revised on 1/18/17. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)’s highest estimates of price target are $46 and low forecast is $14 based on the opinion of 15 analysts. The price target estimates represents a standard deviation of 11.39. However brokerage recommendations suggests an ABR of 2.85 based on calls of 13 experts, where 4 brokers polls the stock a Strong Buy, 0 suggest the stock a Buy, 6 suggest Hold, 0 are rating the stock as Sell while 3 as Strong Sell.

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) is expected to release the earnings of its current quarter on 1/31/17 After Market Close. For the current year United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) has set to release EPS of $-1.99 as per the sentiments of 12 analysts, however according to 17 analysts, the company expected to release $1.77 EPS for next year.

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)’s average revenue estimates for the current quarter are $2.66B according to 9 number of analysts. However its lowest revenue estimates are $2.53B and highest revenue estimates are $2.89B. A year ago the company’s sales were $2.57B. Its yearly sales growth estimates are 3.40%. For the next quarter the company has anticipated average revenues of $2.9B, according to the sentiments of 5 analysts. For the current year the company has fixed $10.29B revenues, as per the opinion of 13 analysts. For the current year the company has low revenue estimates of $10.14B in contradiction of high revenue estimates of $10.5B. Whereas for the next year revenues are set at $11.73B by 14 analysts.

The stock exchanged hands 18.67M shares versus average trading capacity of 16.50M shares, while its shares’ total market worth is $6.21B along with 172.46M outstanding shares. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) shares were trading -15.15% below from the 52-week high price mark of $39.14 and +447.30% above from the 52-week price bottom of $6.07. However the company observed 52 week high price on 12/08/16 and witnessed 52 week low price on 01/28/16. The company’s price sits 2.22% above from its 50-day moving average of $35 and 50.36% far from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $24.58. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve month stands at 0.56, whereas its price to book ratio for most recent quarter sits at 2.05. However the company’s price to cash per share for most recent quarter stands at 3.98. Its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 15.84.

Stock under Review: United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) share price plunged -0.37% or -0.12 points to reach at $32.70 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $32.32 – $34.17 during previous trading session. A total of 16,641,629 shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 19.03M shares. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) has a market capitalization of $5.62B and most recently 172.46M 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 United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) is at 45.19.

According to sentiments of 15 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $31.20. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $46.00 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $14.00.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.03 derived from a total of 15 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $-0.52 and can go high up to $0.46. However a year ago during same quarter United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) reported $-0.23 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.31 per share according to consensus of 10 analysts.

According to sentiments of 9 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $2.66B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $2.53B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $2.89B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.72 on the shares of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X). Out of rating recommendations 3 have given the stock a Buy while 3 recommend the stock as Outperform. 9 have given the stock a Hold rating, 2 as Underperform and 1 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. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is -7.27% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 3.47% along with 49.80% 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. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) shares were trading -16.45% below from the 52-week high mark of $39.14 and +438.89% above from the 52-week bottom of $6.07. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 12/08/16, and 52-week low price on 01/28/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has slipped -7.63% in the past one week and plunged -6.54% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 99.27% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared 51.48% while yearly performance of the company advanced 354.00%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at -0.94%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -16.10%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -66.00% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -25.50%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 1.90, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 5.13%, 5.10% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 2.79.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 15.59. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 1.10 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 1.80. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 1.18 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 1.15.

Rating Updates and Analysis: United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) fell -6.76% during previous trade. Credit Suisse issued rating on the stock of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) in a research note issued to investors on Jan-12-17, the stock received “Downgrade” rating from Outperform to Neutral. Additionally Rosenblatt issued their verdict on the stock of the company, on record date of Jan-09-17 the stock was “Downgraded” from Buy to Neutral besides that on Nov-29-16 United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) was “Downgraded” by Argus from Buy to Hold. Furthermore on Nov-21-16 the stock was “Downgraded” by Rosenblatt from Buy to Neutral.

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) shares ended last trading session at the price of $32.82 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $30.80 over the next twelve months, mean value of price target most recently revised on 1/3/17. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)’s highest estimates of price target are $46 and low forecast is $14 based on the opinion of 15 analysts. The price target estimates represents a standard deviation of 11.39. However brokerage recommendations suggests an ABR of 2.85 based on calls of 13 experts, where 4 brokers polls the stock a Strong Buy, 0 suggest the stock a Buy, 6 suggest Hold, 0 are rating the stock as Sell while 3 as Strong Sell.

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) is expected to release the earnings of its current quarter on 1/31/17 After Market Close. The company is expected to release $0.04 EPS for current quarter according to 15 analysts whereas the company reported $-0.23 EPS during same quarter a year ago. For the current quarter the stock has lowest EPS estimates of $-0.52 and high estimate of $0.46. For the current year United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) has set to release EPS of $-1.93 as per the sentiments of 12 analysts, however according to 17 analysts, the company expected to release $1.5 EPS for next year.

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)’s average revenue estimates for the current quarter are $2.64B according to 9 number of analysts. However its lowest revenue estimates are $2.53B and highest revenue estimates are $2.79B. A year ago the company’s sales were $2.57B. Its yearly sales growth estimates are 2.70%. For the next quarter the company has anticipated average revenues of $2.82B, according to the sentiments of 5 analysts. For the current year the company has fixed $10.28B revenues, as per the opinion of 13 analysts. For the current year the company has low revenue estimates of $10.14B in contradiction of high revenue estimates of $10.48B. Whereas for the next year revenues are set at $11.65B by 14 analysts.

The stock exchanged hands 22.58M shares versus average trading capacity of 15.95M shares, while its shares’ total market worth is $5.61B along with 172.46M outstanding shares. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) shares were trading -16.15% below from the 52-week high price mark of $39.14 and +440.87% above from the 52-week price bottom of $6.07. However the company observed 52 week high price on 12/08/16 and witnessed 52 week low price on 01/28/16. The company’s price sits 4.75% above from its 50-day moving average of $34.90 and 50.92% far from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $24.10. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve month stands at 0.57, whereas its price to book ratio for most recent quarter sits at 2.03. However the company’s price to cash per share for most recent quarter stands at 3.99. Its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 15.89.