Investigating a stock’s 52-week price history, covering the range of low and high prices, can provide significant information about its present state and future potential. United States Steel Corporation’s current trading price is -3.51% away from its 52-week high, while its distance from the 52-week low is 75.42%. The stock’s price range during this period has varied between $17.89 and $32.52. The company, active in the Basic Materials sector, saw a trading volume of around 8.2 million for the day, considerably lower average daily volume of 9.82 million observed over the last three months.
Currently, the stock price of United States Steel Corporation (X) is $31.38. In the most recent trading session, the stock underwent a significant upswing, peaking at $30.75 after opening at $30.50. The stock touched a low of $30.42 before closing at $30.53.
United States Steel Corporation had a pretty favorable run when it comes to the market performance. Over the past year, the company’s stock reached a high of $32.52 on 08/14/23, while the lowest price during the same period was $17.89 on 09/28/22.
How Financial Performance Impacts Market Capitalization
United States Steel Corporation (X) has experienced a quarterly rise of 33.70% in its revenues when compared to the same period in the previous year. Presently, the company has a total market capitalization of 7.03B and boasts a workforce of 22740 employees.
Decoding Analysts’ Ratings for United States Steel Corporation
As of right now, 1 analyst is rating United States Steel Corporation as a BUY, 1 of the polled analysts branded the stock as an OVERWEIGHT, 6 analysts are recommending to HOLD this stock, 0 of them gave the stock UNDERWEIGHT rating, and 2 analysts are rating the stock as SELL.
The Role of Moving Averages and Trading Volume in Technical Analysis
Based on Barchart.com data, the company’s moving average over the 100-day period was 25.22, with a change in price of +8.01. Similarly, United States Steel Corporation recorded 8,931,475 in trading volume during the last 100 days, posting a change of +34.11%.
How X’s Debt-to-Equity Ratio Affects Financial Health
A company’s financial condition and market reputation can be evaluated using the debt-to-equity (D/E) ratio. This ratio, calculated by dividing a company’s total liabilities by its shareholders’ equity, indicates the proportion of debt a company employs to back its assets in relation to its shareholders’ equity. At the time of writing, the total D/E ratio for X stands at 0.40. Similarly, the long-term debt-to-equity ratio is also 0.39.
X Stock Stochastic Average
As of today, the raw stochastic average of United States Steel Corporation over the last 50 days is at 89.96%. This shows a increasee from the raw stochastic average of the previous 20 days, which was recorded at 64.96%. Further, the company’s Stochastic %K and %D values for the last 20 days were 41.05% and 34.00%, respectively.
X Stock Price Performance Analysis
Investors have been left with mixed emotions regarding the stock price performance over the year, as it’s been a mixed bag. This year’s metric has recorded a Price increase of 25.27%. However, over the past six months, we’ve seen a weaker performance of 25.97%. The price of X fallen by 1.26% over the last 30 days. And in the last five days, it has surged by 3.74%.