US Steel Stock Analysis, Valuation (NYSE:X)

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$29.97 $0.23 (0.76%) X stock closing price Aug 14, 2018 (Closing)

Watch the robo advisor video of US Steel stock analysis on Amigobulls. This is our analyst opinion covering the buy and sell arguments for X stock.

Note: Amigobulls stock rating is our opinion based on the historical performance of the company's fundamentals. It is not indicative of the future performance of the stock.

United States Steel Corporation Stock Rating 3.5/5

Amigobulls X stock analysis relies on business fundamentals such as US Steel revenue growth, profits and return on equity measures from the latest quarter 2018 Q2 earnings. US Steel valuation analysis is based on relative valuation multiples like PE ratio and price to sales ratio. US Steel stock rating is our opinion about the business fundamentals of the company.

Should you buy X stock?

  • The Year Over Year (YoY) revenue growth for US Steel was 14.8% in 2018-06.
  • The US Steel stock currently trades at a price to earnings ratio of 8.7, compared to the sector average of 17.4. We rate this as a positive.
  • When compared with the Basic Materials sector average PS ratio of 1.3, the price-to-sales ratio of 0.4 for X stock is attractive.
  • The LTM ROE of 17.8 for US Steel is attractive.

Should you sell X stock?

  • Revenue declined at a CAGR of -6.3 over the last 5 years.
  • US Steel posted a TTM Net margin of 4.1%.

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Investors can use Amigobulls US Steel stock analysis as a tool to arrive at accurate conclusions regarding financial health of the company and its valuation. The fundamentals of a company are vital to identify long-term investment opportunities.

Among the financials of the company, US Steel revenue growth along with the profit or net income give a clear picture of the financial health. One can also combine technical analysis and fundamental analysis to get a holistic picture about X stock.