Switch to:
Also traded in: Germany

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 : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.02
ZEUS's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
92% of the 556 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.35 vs. ZEUS: 0.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
ZEUS' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.03 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.02
Equity-to-Asset 0.47
ZEUS's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
53% of the 545 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.46 vs. ZEUS: 0.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
ZEUS' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.37  Med: 0.51 Max: 0.79
Current: 0.47
0.37
0.79
Interest Coverage 0.24
ZEUS's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
95% of the 435 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 9.62 vs. ZEUS: 0.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
ZEUS' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.24  Med: 7.47 Max: 95.16
Current: 0.24
0.24
95.16
Piotroski F-Score: 5
Altman Z-Score: 3.35
Beneish M-Score: -2.83
WACC vs ROIC
11.13%
0.01%
WACC
ROIC
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 : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 0.12
ZEUS's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
68% of the 555 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 2.52 vs. ZEUS: 0.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
ZEUS' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.6  Med: 1.45 Max: 8.9
Current: 0.12
-18.6
8.9
Net Margin % -0.38
ZEUS's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
66% of the 558 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.41 vs. ZEUS: -0.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
ZEUS' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -11.7  Med: 0.44 Max: 5.52
Current: -0.38
-11.7
5.52
ROE % -1.54
ZEUS's ROE % is ranked lower than
71% of the 532 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 3.56 vs. ZEUS: -1.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
ZEUS' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -21.02  Med: 1.71 Max: 23.09
Current: -1.54
-21.02
23.09
ROA % -0.74
ZEUS's ROA % is ranked lower than
69% of the 565 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.46 vs. ZEUS: -0.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
ZEUS' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.07  Med: 0.83 Max: 15.74
Current: -0.74
-15.07
15.74
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 0.29
ZEUS's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
72% of the 562 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. ZEUS: 0.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
ZEUS' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -31.26  Med: 4.02 Max: 34.2
Current: 0.29
-31.26
34.2
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -5.80
ZEUS's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
50% of the 507 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: -5.80 vs. ZEUS: -5.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
ZEUS' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -19.5  Med: 0.8 Max: 37.8
Current: -5.8
-19.5
37.8
GuruFocus has detected 2 Warning Signs with Olympic Steel Inc $ZEUS.
More than 500,000 people have already joined GuruFocus to track the stocks they follow and exchange investment ideas.
» ZEUS's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-03-02)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Operating Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Operating Cash Flow & Net Income

» Details

Guru Trades

Q1 2016

ZEUS Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Chuck Royce 294,180 sh (+19.06%)
» More
Q2 2016

ZEUS Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jim Simons 80,300 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 35,000 sh (-88.10%)
» More
Q3 2016

ZEUS Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Jim Simons 159,900 sh (+99.13%)
Chuck Royce 35,000 sh (unchged)
» More
Q4 2016

ZEUS Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Jim Simons 194,500 sh (+21.64%)
Chuck Royce 35,000 sh (unchged)
» More
» Details

Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with ZEUS

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

No Entry found in the selected group of Gurus. You can
  • 1. Modify your Personalized List of Gurus, or
  • 2. Click on Premium Premium Tools above to check out all the Gurus, or
  • 3. Click on Premium Plus Premium Plus above for the stocks picks of all the institutional investment advisors (>4000)
» Interactive Charts

Peter Lynch Chart ( What is Peter Lynch Charts )

Business Description

Industry: Steel » Steel    NAICS: 331221    SIC: 3316
Compare:OTCPK:ATLGF, NAS:HNH, OTCPK:CNMGF, NAS:NWPX, NAS:USAP, OTCPK:TWIRF, NAS:SYNL, AMEX:FRD, NAS:OSN, OTCPK:CWNHF, OTCPK:PTEEF, NAS:IIIN, NAS:SCHN, NYSE:TMST, OTCPK:LIFZF, OTCPK:AMSIY, NYSE:MTL, OTCPK:RUSMF, OTCPK:TMKXY, OTCPK:VLOWY » details
Traded in other countries:OYS.Germany,
Olympic Steel Inc is a metal services center in U.S. The Company is engaged in the processing and distribution of carbon, coated, aluminum and stainless steel, flat-rolled coil, sheet and plate products and tubular and pipe products.

Olympic Steel Inc founded in 1954, is incorporated under the laws of the State of Ohio. It's a metals service center that operates in three reportable segments; carbon flat products, specialty metals flat products and tubular and pipe products. The carbon flat products segment and the specialty metals flat products segment are at times consolidated and referred to as the flat products segments. Some of the flat products segments' assets and resources are shared by the carbon and specialty metals segments and both segments' products are stored in the shared facilities and processed on the shared equipment. It provides metals processing and distribution services for customers. Carbon flat products segment's focus is on the direct sale and distribution of large volumes of processed carbon and coated flat-rolled sheet, coil and plate products, and fabricated parts. Specialty metals flat products segment's focus is on the direct sale and distribution of processed aluminum and stainless flat-rolled sheet and coil products, flat bar products and fabricated parts. Through Chicago Tube and Iron subsidiary, or CTI, it distributes metal tubing, pipe, bar, valves and fittings and fabricate pressure parts supplied to various industrial markets. It also performs toll processing of customer-owned metals. The Company sells certain products in various parts of the country in North, Central and South America. Its principal raw materials are carbon, coated and stainless steel and aluminum, in the forms of pipe and tube, flat rolled sheet, coil and plate that typically purchase from various metals producers. It offers business solutions to its customers through value-added and value-engineered services. The Company competes with other regional and national metals service centers, single location service centers and, to a certain degree, metals producers and intermediate metals processors on a regional basis.

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 24.65
ZEUS's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked lower than
77% of the 230 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 11.26 vs. ZEUS: 24.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
ZEUS' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.34  Med: 6.54 Max: 60.65
Current: 24.65
1.34
60.65
PB Ratio 1.02
ZEUS's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
52% of the 539 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. ZEUS: 1.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
ZEUS' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.37  Med: 0.98 Max: 2.62
Current: 1.02
0.37
2.62
PS Ratio 0.27
ZEUS's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
78% of the 555 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.56 vs. ZEUS: 0.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
ZEUS' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.08  Med: 0.24 Max: 0.74
Current: 0.27
0.08
0.74
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 12.13
ZEUS's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
63% of the 211 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 8.40 vs. ZEUS: 12.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
ZEUS' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.95  Med: 6.58 Max: 57.57
Current: 12.13
0.95
57.57
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 9.34
ZEUS's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
71% of the 246 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 6.67 vs. ZEUS: 9.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
ZEUS' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.89  Med: 6.13 Max: 112.2
Current: 9.34
0.89
112.2
EV-to-EBIT 353.62
ZEUS's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
97% of the 416 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 13.67 vs. ZEUS: 353.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
ZEUS' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -48.5  Med: 9.8 Max: 385.9
Current: 353.62
-48.5
385.9
EV-to-EBITDA 20.37
ZEUS's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
73% of the 461 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 10.44 vs. ZEUS: 20.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
ZEUS' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -36  Med: 8.4 Max: 53.1
Current: 20.37
-36
53.1
Shiller PE Ratio 74.45
ZEUS's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
84% of the 74 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 19.65 vs. ZEUS: 74.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
ZEUS' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.92  Med: 17.12 Max: 83.28
Current: 74.45
6.92
83.28
Current Ratio 3.86
ZEUS's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
87% of the 507 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.42 vs. ZEUS: 3.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
ZEUS' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.41  Med: 3.35 Max: 5.4
Current: 3.86
2.41
5.4
Quick Ratio 1.32
ZEUS's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
67% of the 507 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. ZEUS: 1.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
ZEUS' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 1.11 Max: 2.34
Current: 1.32
0.25
2.34
Days Inventory 87.89
ZEUS's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
58% of the 518 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 77.68 vs. ZEUS: 87.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
ZEUS' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 79.57  Med: 86.18 Max: 123.56
Current: 87.89
79.57
123.56
Days Sales Outstanding 39.04
ZEUS's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
66% of the 440 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 57.73 vs. ZEUS: 39.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
ZEUS' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 23.12  Med: 31.71 Max: 39.04
Current: 39.04
23.12
39.04
Days Payable 26.80
ZEUS's Days Payable is ranked lower than
72% of the 408 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 48.11 vs. ZEUS: 26.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
ZEUS' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.78  Med: 33.76 Max: 42.46
Current: 26.8
19.78
42.46

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 0.32
ZEUS's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
96% of the 401 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.95 vs. ZEUS: 0.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
ZEUS' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.08  Med: 0.37 Max: 10.62
Current: 0.32
0.08
10.62
Forward Dividend Yield % 0.33
ZEUS's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
97% of the 395 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 2.78 vs. ZEUS: 0.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 0.32
ZEUS's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
93% of the 605 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. ZEUS: 0.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
ZEUS' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.08  Med: 0.37 Max: 10.62
Current: 0.32
0.08
10.62

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value 4.61
ZEUS's Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value is ranked lower than
63% of the 246 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 3.31 vs. ZEUS: 4.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value only.
ZEUS' s Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.03  Med: 3.91 Max: 800
Current: 4.61
1.03
800
Price-to-Tangible-Book 1.12
ZEUS's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
54% of the 519 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. ZEUS: 1.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
ZEUS' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 1 Max: 2.73
Current: 1.12
0.15
2.73
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.93
ZEUS's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
53% of the 273 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. ZEUS: 0.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
ZEUS' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 1.06 Max: 9.62
Current: 0.93
0.17
9.62
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.07
ZEUS's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
68% of the 528 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.35 vs. ZEUS: 1.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
ZEUS' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 0.83 Max: 3.04
Current: 1.07
0.16
3.04
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 0.30
ZEUS's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
70% of the 570 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 4.18 vs. ZEUS: 0.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
ZEUS' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 7.3 Max: 62.7
Current: 0.3
0.3
62.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 4.58
ZEUS's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
64% of the 284 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: -3.79 vs. ZEUS: 4.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
ZEUS' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13.3  Med: 4.3 Max: 70.5
Current: 4.58
-13.3
70.5

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,038
EPS (TTM) $ -0.35
Beta1.95
Short Percentage of Float3.00%
52-Week Range $9.51 - 31.19
Shares Outstanding (Mil)10.96
» More Articles for ZEUS

Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Royce Micro-Cap Fund Semi-Annual Letter Summary Sep 22 2016 
5-year lows: Houston Wire & Cable Co, LMI Aerospace Inc, Olympic Steel Inc, and North European Oil R Apr 12 2015 
HBI Buys Maidenform - Royce Reduces MFB, ZEUS, FARO Oct 24 2013 
Best Yielding Basic Material Wholesale Stocks Nov 12 2011 
Monday Value Overview Aug 09 2011 
Olympic Steel Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Nov 04 2010 
Olympic Steel Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Aug 05 2010 
Olympic Steel Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Apr 29 2010 
Olympic Steel Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Oct 29 2009 
Olympic Steel Inc. (ZEUS) President and COO David A Wolfort sells 40,000 Shares Aug 14 2009 

More From Other Websites
Olympic Steel Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend Feb 14 2017
Webcast Alert: Olympic Steel to Announce 2016 Fourth-Quarter Financial Results Before Market Opens... Feb 02 2017
Stock Market Roundup, Jan. 10: NVDA Self-Driving Cars, ETRM Soars Jan 10 2017
Olympic Steel upgraded by KeyBanc Capital Mkts Jan 09 2017
Why Olympic Steel (ZEUS) Could Be a Potential Winner Jan 06 2017
Olympic Steel Hires Steven Wasil as Vice President – Specialty Metals Jan 04 2017
Olympic Steel Hires Steven Wasil as Vice President – Specialty Metals Jan 04 2017
A Few Steely Ideas for 2017 Jan 04 2017
ETFs with exposure to Olympic Steel, Inc. : December 16, 2016 Dec 16 2016
Olympic Steel Announces Management Succession Planning Dec 15 2016
Is Olympic Steel, Inc. (ZEUS) A Good Stock to Buy? Dec 12 2016
Olympic Steel (ZEUS) in Focus: Stock Moves 7.8% Higher Dec 06 2016
Stocks Give Up Some Gains; Is Apple Creating A New Base? Dec 05 2016
OLYMPIC STEEL INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial... Nov 23 2016
OLYMPIC STEEL INC Financials Nov 10 2016
ETF’s with exposure to Olympic Steel, Inc. : November 7, 2016 Nov 07 2016
Olympic Steel, Inc. :ZEUS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 4, 2016 Nov 04 2016
Edited Transcript of ZEUS earnings conference call or presentation 3-Nov-16 2:00pm GMT Nov 03 2016
Olympic Steel Reports 2016 Third-Quarter Results Nov 03 2016
OLYMPIC STEEL INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial... Nov 03 2016

Personalized Checklist

Checklist has been moved to "Checklist" tab.

Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)