United States Steel Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 08, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 08, 2013. Shareholders who purchased X stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 16th quarter that X has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of X was $22.18,
representing a -31.22% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.25 and
a 25.52% increase over the 52 week low of $17.67.
X is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as ArcelorMittal (
) and POSCO (
). X's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$.97. Zacks Investment Research reports X's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -30.62%, compared to an
industry average of -1.1%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to X through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have X as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Steel Index ETF Fund (
- SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SLX with an increase of
8.38% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of X at 4.53%.