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Investors are betting against United States Steel Corporation (X), Should You? - Tale of the Tape

Posted: 12/24/2013 10:15:00 AM
Referenced Stocks: X

Many investors appear to be quite bearish United States Steel Corporation ( X ) especially if you look at the percentage of the float that is sold short for this stock. Currently, 24.2% of the float is sold short, suggesting an extreme level of bearishness for X.

However, it is worth noting that earnings estimates have actually been moving higher for the company, despite the pessimism. Thanks to these rising estimates, we actually have a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) on X, so we clearly don't believe in the negativity surrounding this firm, and are instead looking for shares of X to move higher in the weeks ahead.

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