Nucor Corporation (NUE) is priced at $93.23 after the most recent trading session. At the very opening of the session, the stock price was $92.64 and reached a high price of $94.39, prior to closing the session it reached the value of $92.90. The stock touched a low price of $92.46.
Recently in News on July 22, 2021, Nucor Reports Record Quarterly Earnings for the Second Quarter of 2021. Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) today announced record quarterly consolidated net earnings of $1.51 billion, or $5.04 per diluted share, for the second quarter of 2021. By comparison, Nucor reported consolidated net earnings of $942.4 million, or $3.10 per diluted share, for the first quarter of 2021 and $108.9 million, or $0.36 per diluted share, for the second quarter of 2020. You can read further details here
Nucor Corporation had a pretty favorable run when it comes to the market performance. The 1-year high price for the company’s stock is recorded $110.96 on 06/01/21, with the lowest value was $47.94 for the same time period, recorded on 01/29/21.
Nucor Corporation (NUE) full year performance was 121.77%
Price records that include history of low and high prices in the period of 52 weeks can tell a lot about the stock’s existing status and the future performance. Presently, Nucor Corporation shares are logging -15.98% during the 52-week period from high price, and 125.36% higher than the lowest price point for the same timeframe. The stock’s price range for the 52-week period managed to maintain the performance between $41.37 and $110.96.
The company’s shares, operating in the sector of Basic Materials managed to top a trading volume set approximately around 873303 for the day, which was evidently lower, when compared to the average daily volumes of the shares.
When it comes to the year-to-date metrics, the Nucor Corporation (NUE) recorded performance in the market was 74.66%, having the revenues showcasing 15.86% on a quarterly basis in comparison with the same period year before. At the time of this writing, the total market value of the company is set at 28.82B, as it employees total of 26400 workers.
Market experts do have their say about Nucor Corporation (NUE)
During the last month, 4 analysts gave the Nucor Corporation a BUY rating, 0 of the polled analysts branded the stock as an OVERWEIGHT, 8 analysts were recommending to HOLD this stock, 0 of them gave the stock UNDERWEIGHT rating, and 0 of the polled analysts provided SELL rating.
According to the data provided on Barchart.com, the moving average of the company in the 100-day period was set at 88.42, with a change in the price was noted +31.09. In a similar fashion, Nucor Corporation posted a movement of +50.54% for the period of last 100 days, recording 3,411,553 in trading volumes.
Total Debt to Equity Ratio (D/E) can also provide valuable insight into the company’s financial health and market status. The debt to equity ratio can be calculated by dividing the present total liabilities of a company by shareholders’ equity. Debt to Equity thus makes a valuable metrics that describes the debt, company is using in order to support assets, correlating with the value of shareholders’ equity The total Debt to Equity ratio for NUE is recording 0.47 at the time of this writing. In addition, long term Debt to Equity ratio is set at 0.46.
Technical breakdown of Nucor Corporation (NUE)
Raw Stochastic average of Nucor Corporation in the period of last 50 days is set at 21.09%. The result represents downgrade in oppose to Raw Stochastic average for the period of the last 20 days, recording 42.03%. In the last 20 days, the company’s Stochastic %K was 39.72% and its Stochastic %D was recorded 30.45%.
Bearing in mind the latest performance of Nucor Corporation, several moving trends are noted. Year-to-date Price performance of the company’s stock appears to be pessimistic, given the fact the metric is recording 74.66%. Additionally, trading for the stock in the period of the last six months notably improved by 66.61%, alongside a boost of 121.77% for the period of the last 12 months. The shares increased approximately by -2.29% in the 7-day charts and went up by -3.09% in the period of the last 30 days. Common stock shares were driven by 15.86% during last recorded quarter.