United States Steel Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 12, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 10, 2013. Shareholders who purchased X stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 18th quarter that X has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $18.09, the dividend yield is 1.11%.
The previous trading day's last sale of X was $18.09,
representing a -31.19% decrease from the 52 week high of $26.29 and
a 14.49% increase over the 52 week low of $15.80.
X is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as Tenaris S.A. (
) and POSCO (
). X's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$1.12. Zacks Investment Research reports X's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -199.88%, compared to an
industry average of -3.9%.
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Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have X as a top-10 holding:
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The top-performing ETF of this group is XME with an decrease of
-13.02% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of X at 3.22%.