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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 7/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.35
X's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
51% of the 527 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.34 vs. X: 0.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
X' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.15 Max: 1.6
Current: 0.35
0.01
1.6
Equity to Asset 0.31
X's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
76% of the 435 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. X: 0.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
X' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.14  Med: 0.27 Max: 0.43
Current: 0.31
0.14
0.43
Interest Coverage 1.76
X's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
84% of the 260 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 13.96 vs. X: 1.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
X' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 1  Med: 3.51 Max: 18.16
Current: 1.76
1
18.16
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 1.83
M-Score: -2.93
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 5/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) -2.18
X's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
77% of the 532 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. X: -2.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
X' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -15.24  Med: 2.54 Max: 12.92
Current: -2.18
-15.24
12.92
Net-margin (%) -1.81
X's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
73% of the 533 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. X: -1.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
X' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -12.68  Med: 0.83 Max: 8.89
Current: -1.81
-12.68
8.89
ROE (%) -7.28
X's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
79% of the 526 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. X: -7.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
X' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -49  Med: 2.69 Max: 43.24
Current: -7.28
-49
43.24
ROA (%) -2.22
X's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
75% of the 539 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. X: -2.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
X' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -11.79  Med: 0.75 Max: 13.47
Current: -2.22
-11.79
13.47
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -5.25
X's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
81% of the 537 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 4.77 vs. X: -5.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
X' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -23.53  Med: 4.98 Max: 37.73
Current: -5.25
-23.53
37.73
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -5.90
X's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
66% of the 436 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: -1.40 vs. X: -5.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
X' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -13.7  Med: -0.10 Max: 22.4
Current: -5.9
-13.7
22.4
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 2.80
X's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 361 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: -3.60 vs. X: 2.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
X' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -42.1  Med: -3.65 Max: 40.8
Current: 2.8
-42.1
40.8
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Q3 2014

X Guru Trades in Q3 2014

John Burbank 4,006 sh (New)
Jim Simons 2,109,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 37,400 sh (+345.24%)
Paul Tudor Jones 30,000 sh (unchged)
John Burbank 100,000 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments 999,940 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt 410,392 sh (-20.62%)
Steven Cohen 38,500 sh (-87.17%)
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Q4 2014

X Guru Trades in Q4 2014

David Dreman 7,048 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 569,965 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 636,963 sh (+55.21%)
John Burbank 100,000 sh (unchged)
John Burbank 49,500 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 30,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
John Burbank Sold Out
Pioneer Investments 680,552 sh (-31.94%)
Paul Tudor Jones 13,600 sh (-63.64%)
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Q1 2015

X Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Caxton Associates 125,750 sh (New)
Michael Price 100,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 42,051 sh (+209.20%)
David Dreman 10,748 sh (+52.50%)
Louis Moore Bacon 100,000 sh (unchged)
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt 587,002 sh (-7.84%)
Pioneer Investments 48,511 sh (-92.87%)
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Q2 2015

X Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Chuck Royce 30,000 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 500,005 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 415,245 sh (New)
Michael Price 477,500 sh (+377.50%)
Paul Tudor Jones 87,700 sh (+108.56%)
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
David Dreman 4,987 sh (-53.60%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
Forward P/E 13.51
X's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
68% of the 152 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 11.64 vs. X: 13.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 0.70
X's P/B is ranked higher than
54% of the 479 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.73 vs. X: 0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
X' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.47  Med: 1.36 Max: 3.7
Current: 0.7
0.47
3.7
P/S 0.16
X's P/S is ranked higher than
76% of the 525 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. X: 0.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
X' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.1  Med: 0.35 Max: 1.17
Current: 0.16
0.1
1.17
POCF 7.95
X's POCF is ranked lower than
55% of the 319 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 6.52 vs. X: 7.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
X' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 1.2  Med: 5.27 Max: 1563.67
Current: 7.95
1.2
1563.67
Current Ratio 1.68
X's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
60% of the 445 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.45 vs. X: 1.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
X' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.95  Med: 1.69 Max: 2.54
Current: 1.68
0.95
2.54
Quick Ratio 0.96
X's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
55% of the 445 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.89 vs. X: 0.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
X' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.49  Med: 1.00 Max: 1.71
Current: 0.96
0.49
1.71
Days Inventory 65.26
X's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
59% of the 512 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 74.83 vs. X: 65.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
X' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 39.1  Med: 49.91 Max: 65.64
Current: 65.26
39.1
65.64
Days Sales Outstanding 36.84
X's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
68% of the 452 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 53.67 vs. X: 36.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
X' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 22.09  Med: 41.68 Max: 62.39
Current: 36.84
22.09
62.39

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 1.19
X's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
74% of the 537 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.83 vs. X: 1.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
X' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.3  Med: 0.75 Max: 6.5
Current: 1.19
0.3
6.5
Dividend Payout 0.30
X's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
52% of the 305 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.31 vs. X: 0.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
X' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.15 Max: 3.13
Current: 0.3
0.01
3.13
Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.67
X's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
83% of the 542 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 2.44 vs. X: 0.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
X' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.17  Med: 0.42 Max: 3.65
Current: 0.67
0.17
3.65
Share Buyback Rate -1.80
X's Share Buyback Rate is ranked lower than
54% of the 295 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: -1.40 vs. X: -1.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Share Buyback Rate only.
X' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 5.1  Med: -3.00 Max: -10.3
Current: -1.8

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 0.75
X's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
54% of the 473 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.76 vs. X: 0.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
X' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.43  Med: 1.70 Max: 9.4
Current: 0.75
0.43
9.4
Price/Projected FCF 2.58
X's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
88% of the 209 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.70 vs. X: 2.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
X' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 0.19  Med: 1.37 Max: 94.74
Current: 2.58
0.19
94.74
Price/Median PS Value 0.50
X's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
87% of the 483 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.92 vs. X: 0.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
X' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.33  Med: 1.05 Max: 3
Current: 0.5
0.33
3
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.51
X's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
1278% of the 54 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.78 vs. X: 0.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
X' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.07  Med: 0.46 Max: 1.68
Current: 0.51
0.07
1.68
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -6.97
X's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
82% of the 526 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. X: -6.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
X' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -7.59  Med: 12.55 Max: 63
Current: -6.97
-7.59
63
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 51.02
X's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 242 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: -5.66 vs. X: 51.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
X' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: -13.7  Med: 4.40 Max: 69.8
Current: 51.02
-13.7
69.8

Analyst Estimate

Dec15 Dec16 Dec17
Revenue(Mil) 12,244 13,655 14,143
EPS($) -0.49 1.08 2.45
EPS without NRI($) -0.49 1.08 2.45

Business Description

Industry: Steel » Steel
Compare:TS, NSSMY, SID, PKX, GGB » details
Traded in other countries:X.Chile, X.Argentina, X.Mexico, USX1.Germany,
United States Steel Corp was incorporated in the State of Delaware. The Company is an integrated steel producer of flat-rolled and tubular products with production operations in North America and Europe. An integrated producer uses iron ore and coke as primary raw materials for steel production. It is also engaged in other business activities consisting of railroad services and real estate operations. The Company has three reportable operating segments: Flat-rolled Products (Flat-rolled), U. S. Steel Europe (USSE) and Tubular Products (Tubular). The Flat-rolled segment includes the operating results of U. S. Steel's North American integrated steel plants and equity investees involved in the production of slabs, rounds, strip mill plates, sheets and tin mill products, as well as all iron ore and coke production facilities in the United States and Canada. These operations serve North American customers in the service center, conversion, transportation (including automotive), construction, container, and appliance and electrical markets. Flat-rolled supplies steel rounds and hot-rolled bands to Tubular. The USSE segment includes the operating results of U. S. Steel Košice (USSK), U. S. Steel's integrated steel plant and coke production facilities in Slovakia. Prior to January 31, 2012, the USSE segment also included the operating results of USSS, U. S. Steel's integrated steel plant and other facilities in Serbia, and an equity investee, which were sold on January 31, 2012. USSE serves customers in the European construction, service center, conversion, container, transportation (including automotive), appliance and electrical, and oil, gas and petrochemical markets. USSE produces and sells slabs, sheet, strip mill plate, tin mill products and spiral welded pipe, as well as heating radiators and refractory ceramic materials. The Tubular segment includes the operating results of U. S. Steel's tubular production facilities, in the United States, and equity investees in the United States and Brazil. These operations produce and sell seamless and electric resistance welded (ERW) steel casing and tubing (commonly known as oil country tubular goods or OCTG), standard and line pipe and mechanical tubing and serve customers in the oil, gas and petrochemical markets. The Company's other businesses include railroad services and real estate operations. The Company owns, develops and manages various real estate assets, which include approximately 200,000 acres of surface rights in Alabama, Illinois, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota and Pennsylvania. In addition, the company participates in joint ventures that are developing real estate projects in Alabama, Maryland and Illinois. The Company also owns approximately 4,000 acres of land in Ontario, Canada, which could potentially be sold or developed. The Company's businesses in the United States are subject to numerous federal, state and local laws and regulations relating to the protection of the e
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