United States Steel Co. (NYSE:X) declared a dividend on Thursday, October 31st, Fidelity reports. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 13th will be paid a dividend of 0.05 per share by the basic materials company on Tuesday, December 10th. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 12th.
Shares of NYSE X opened at $13.57 on Friday. The firm has a market capitalization of $2.23 billion, a PE ratio of 2.53, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 29.77 and a beta of 3.04. The company has a current ratio of 1.42, a quick ratio of 0.69 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.64. United States Steel has a 1 year low of $9.93 and a 1 year high of $28.28. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $11.50 and its 200-day moving average is $13.18.
United States Steel (NYSE:X) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, October 31st. The basic materials company reported ($0.21) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.29) by $0.08. The company had revenue of $3.07 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.04 billion. United States Steel had a net margin of 4.56% and a return on equity of 10.57%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 17.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.79 EPS. As a group, equities research analysts anticipate that United States Steel will post 0.06 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
United States Steel Company Profile
United States Steel Corporation produces and sells flat-rolled and tubular steel products primarily in North America and Europe. It operates through three segments: North American Flat-Rolled (Flat-Rolled), U. S. Steel Europe (USSE), and Tubular Products (Tubular). The Flat-Rolled segment offers slabs, strip mill plates, sheets and tin mill products, as well as all iron ore and coke.
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