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POSCO (PKX)

NYSE: PKX · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
67.01 1.87 (2.87%)
Oct 25, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Market Cap20.27B
Revenue (ttm)52.80B
Net Income (ttm)1.45B
Shares Out302.50M
EPS (ttm)10.60
PE Ratio6.32
Forward PE6.15
Dividend$2.54 (3.79%)
Ex-Dividend DateJun 29, 2021
Volume134,974
Open66.47
Previous Close65.14
Day's Range66.41 - 67.31
52-Week Range44.32 - 91.16
Beta1.00
AnalystsStrong Buy
Price Target97.80 (+45.9%)
Est. Earnings Daten/a

About PKX

POSCO, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells steel rolled products and plates in South Korea and internationally. It operates through four segments: Steel, Construction, Trading, and Others. The company offers hot and cold rolled steel, stainless steel, plates, wire rods, and silicon steel sheets. It also plans, designs, and constructs industrial plants, civil engineering projects, and commercial and residential buildings; exports and imports steel products and raw materials; and generates electricity; produces gas and refuse d...

IndustryMetals & Mining
IPO DateOct 14, 1994
CEOJeong Wu Choi
Employees17,397
Stock ExchangeNYSE
Ticker SymbolPKX
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2020, POSCO's revenue was 57.47 trillion, a decrease of -11.30% compared to the previous year's 64.79 trillion. Earnings were 1.58 trillion, a decrease of -15.19%.

Financial numbers in millions KRWFinancial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to one analyst, the rating for POSCO stock is "Strong Buy" and the 12-month stock price forecast is 97.80.

Price Target
$97.80
(45.95% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Strong Buy

News

Steelmaker POSCO reports highest-ever quarterly profit in Q3

South Korean steelmaker POSCO reported its highest-ever quarterly operating profit in the third quarter, as a surge in steel prices was fanned by reduced supply from China.

1 day ago - Reuters

Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for October 18th

PKX, SU, and BKE made it to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) income stocks list on October 18, 2021.

Other symbols:BKESU
1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

New Strong Buy Stocks for October 18th

PKX, MOV, RS, XOM, and ESI have been added to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) List on October 18, 2021.

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1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

Posco (PKX) Upgraded to Buy: Here's What You Should Know

Posco (PKX) might move higher on growing optimism about its earnings prospects, which is reflected by its upgrade to a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

Posco (PKX) Recently Broke Out Above the 50-Day Moving Average

When a stock breaks out above the 50-Day simple moving average, good things could be on the horizon. How should investors react?

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

10 Value Stocks to Buy Priced at Less Than Their Book Value

Ben Graham bought stocks below book value for a margin of safety. It's tough to do.

1 month ago - InvestorPlace

Is Posco (PKX) a Great Value Stock Right Now?

Here at Zacks, our focus is on the proven Zacks Rank system, which emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find great stocks. Nevertheless, we are always paying attention to the latest v...

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Is Posco (PKX) Stock Undervalued Right Now?

Here at Zacks, our focus is on the proven Zacks Rank system, which emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find great stocks. Nevertheless, we are always paying attention to the latest v...

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Are Investors Undervaluing Posco (PKX) Right Now?

Here at Zacks, our focus is on the proven Zacks Rank system, which emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find great stocks. Nevertheless, we are always paying attention to the latest v...

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Rio Tinto and POSCO sign climate MOU

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rio Tinto and POSCO, the largest steel producer in South Korea and one of the world's leading steel producers, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to jointly explore...

Other symbols:RIO
3 months ago - Business Wire

Posco (PKX) is a Top Dividend Stock Right Now: Should You Buy?

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does Posco (PKX) have what it takes?

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

This is Why Posco (PKX) is a Great Dividend Stock

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does Posco (PKX) have what it takes?

4 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

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5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

POSCO's (PKX) Shares March Higher, Can It Continue?

As of late, it has definitely been a great time to be an investor in POSCO (PKX).

5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Here's Why "Trend" Investors Would Love Betting on Posco (PKX)

Posco (PKX) could be a solid choice for shorter-term investors looking to capitalize on the recent price trend in fundamentally sound stocks. It is one of the many stocks that passed through our shorter...

5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

POSCO Files its Annual Report on Form 20-F

SEOUL, South Korea, April 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 29, 2021, POSCO (NYSE: PKX ) filed its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2020 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange C...

5 months ago - PRNewsWire

Is Posco (PKX) a Great Value Stock Right Now?

Here at Zacks, our focus is on the proven Zacks Rank system, which emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find great stocks. Nevertheless, we are always paying attention to the latest v...

6 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Posco (PKX) Gains But Lags Market: What You Should Know

Posco (PKX) closed at $77.06 in the latest trading session, marking a +0.3% move from the prior day.

6 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

5 Stocks With Recent Price Strength to Maximize Your Gains

Investors target stocks that are witnessing a bullish run. Actually, stocks seeing price strength like VRTV, TCFC, PKX, MARA and MT have a high chance of carrying the momentum forward.

Other symbols:MARAMTTCFCVRTV
6 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Exclusive: South Korea steel giant POSCO weighs how to exit Myanmar military-backed venture - sources

Giant South Korea steelmaker POSCO has begun reviewing how it might end a joint venture with a firm controlled by the military in Myanmar in the wake of the coup there in February, two people with first...

6 months ago - Reuters

Is Posco (PKX) Stock Undervalued Right Now?

Here at Zacks, our focus is on the proven Zacks Rank system, which emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find great stocks. Nevertheless, we are always paying attention to the latest v...

6 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

7 Stocks to Play the Booming Steel Industry

There are multiple tailwinds driving the strong outlook for steel producers, so there are a number of investment opportunities in the space.

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7 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Is Posco (PKX) Stock Undervalued Right Now?

Here at Zacks, our focus is on the proven Zacks Rank system, which emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find great stocks. Nevertheless, we are always paying attention to the latest v...

7 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

3 Large-Cap Stocks Trading Below the Graham Number

One way to discover value opportunities is to screen the market for stocks that are trading below the Graham Number, as such stocks could be selling at discount to their intrinsic value.

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8 months ago - GuruFocus

Steel Industry Starts 2021 on Upbeat Mood: 5 Solid Picks

The steel industry is on an upward trajectory on rising demand across critically important end-markets, surging prices and prospects of infrastructure stimulus.

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9 months ago - Zacks Investment Research