AK Steel Holding Corp (AKS): Attractive Mover


The business had revenue of $3.25 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.07 billion. AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) has a 20-Day average volume of 15.45 Million. They generally move extremely slowly and they only produce big price swings when the company produces good or bad trading results, which may only happen a couple of times a year at best. The company's revenue was up 20.9% on a year-over-year basis. analysts expect that United States Steel will post 1.79 EPS for the current year.

Institutions own 64.25% of United States Steel Corporation (X)'s shares.

Cowen restated their hold rating on shares of AK Steel (NYSE:AKS) in a research report report published on Thursday. AK Steel Holding Corporation had a negative return on equity of 47.34% and a negative net margin of 0.13%.

Profit Investment Management Llc, which manages about $2.21 billion and $114.85 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Citrix Sys Inc (NASDAQ:CTXS) by 4,867 shares to 16,092 shares, valued at $1.24 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.21/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 29.6%.

AKS has been the subject of a number of research analyst reports.

AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS)'s earnings per share has been growing at a 52.6 percent rate over the past 5 year when average revenue increase was noted as -1.9 percent. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, August 13 by Deutsche Bank. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Friday, July 28 report. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with " on Monday, October 5. Off., Hoffbauer Gregory A, purchased 2,200 common shares of AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS) in the open market. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and twelve have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. AK Steel presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $7.54. Old Mutual Investors (Uk) Limited holds 0.01% of its portfolio in AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) for 214,963 shares. The company has a market cap of $6.9 Billion. The company's beta value stood at 3.16. Important factors to focus when evaluating a stock's present and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels.

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The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 1.3%. ZELNICK STRAUSS sold $4.39 million worth of stock or 50,000 shares. The investor is now holding $2.7 million shares due in part to a decrease of 1.12 million new shares in their portfolio. Riverhead Capital Management LLC now owns 17,616 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at $116,000 after purchasing an additional 7,516 shares in the last quarter. That's a potential 9.27 gain from where (NYSE:CTL) has been trading recently. AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) has risen 58.12% since January 12, 2017 and is uptrending. The stock was sold at an average price of $36.57, for a total transaction of $645,094.80. In the last 27 earnings reports, the company has topped earnings-per-share estimates 83% percent of times. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. The Stock now has a Weekly Volatility of 3.09% and Monthly Volatility of 3.07%.

Sometimes, we can understand most about a stock by simply looking at how it has been trading. LLC boosted its position in United States Steel by 221.0% during the 2nd quarter. Ameritas Investment Partners Inc. now owns 52,267 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at $1,157,000 after purchasing an additional 889 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of United States Steel Co. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. increased its stake in AK Steel by 0.9% in the 2nd quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 65.25% of the company's stock.

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