United States Steel Corporation produces and sells flat-rolled and tubular steel products primarily in North America and Europe. More Details
Fair value with mediocre balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has United States Steel's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: X is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 12% a week.
Volatility Over Time: X's weekly volatility (12%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
US Metals and Mining
1 Year Return
US Metals and Mining
Return vs Industry: X exceeded the US Metals and Mining industry which returned 96.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: X exceeded the US Market which returned 50.2% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is United States Steel's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StWe Discuss Why United States Steel Corporation's (NYSE:X) CEO Compensation May Be Closely Reviewed
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StHave Insiders Been Buying United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) Shares?
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Is United States Steel undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: X ($27.85) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($36)
Significantly Below Fair Value: X is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: X is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Metals and Mining industry average.
PE vs Market: X is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate X's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: X is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.6x) compared to the US Metals and Mining industry average (2.6x).
How is United States Steel forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: X's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-35.6% per year).
Earnings vs Market: X is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: X's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: X's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-4.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: X's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-4.5% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: X's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (6.5%).
How has United States Steel performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: X is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: X is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: X is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 1.2% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare X's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: X is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (17.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: X has a negative Return on Equity (-14.47%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is United States Steel's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: X's short term assets ($4.3B) exceed its short term liabilities ($3.1B).
Long Term Liabilities: X's short term assets ($4.3B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($6.8B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: X's debt to equity ratio (117.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: X's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 160.7% to 117.1% over the past 5 years.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: X has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if X has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.
What is United States Steel current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: X's dividend (0.14%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.24%).
High Dividend: X's dividend (0.14%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.41%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: X is not paying a notable dividend for the US market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: X is not paying a notable dividend for the US market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: X is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of X's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Dave Burritt (65 yo)
Mr. David Boyd Burritt, also known as Dave, has been the Chief Executive Officer of United States Steel Corporation since May 8, 2017 and its President since February 28, 2017 and served as its Chief Opera...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Dave's total compensation ($USD8.58M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD6.51M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Dave's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: X's management team is considered experienced (3.5 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: X's board of directors are considered experienced (4.6 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: X insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 58.3%.
United States Steel Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: United States Steel Corporation
- Ticker: X
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1901
- Industry: Steel
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: US$7.510b
- Shares outstanding: 269.66m
- Website: https://www.ussteel.com
Number of Employees
- United States Steel Corporation
- 600 Grant Street
- United States
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)...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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