|Bid||3.90 x 1400|
|Ask||4.99 x 800|
|Day's range||4.03 - 4.17|
|52-week range||2.89 - 5.32|
|PE ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Forward dividend & yield||0.14 (3.70%)|
|1y target est||5.42|
Gerdau's (GGB) first-quarter 2018 profitability gains from steel production and shipments as well as rise in steel price internationally. Fall in interest expenses aids the company.
SAO PAULO , May 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- 1Q18 Highlights EBITDA of R$1,5 million in 1Q18, up 74% from 1Q17, with EBITDA margin of 14.3% Reduction in selling, general and administrative expenses in 1Q18, ...
IRVING, Texas, April 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Commercial Metals Company (CMC) ("CMC") announced today that it has agreed to sell $350 million aggregate principal amount of 5.750% Senior Notes due 2026 (the "Notes") in an offering exempt from the registration requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"). The offering is expected to close on or about May 3, 2018, subject to customary closing conditions. CMC intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to finance a portion of the purchase price of its previously announced acquisition of certain U.S. rebar steel mill and fabrication assets from Gerdau S.A. (GGB) (the "Business").
IRVING, Texas, April 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Commercial Metals Company (CMC) ("CMC") announced today that it is offering to sell, subject to market and other conditions, $350 million aggregate principal amount of Senior Notes due 2026 (the "Notes") in an offering exempt from the registration requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"). Final terms for the offering of the Notes will be determined at the time of pricing. CMC intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to finance a portion of the purchase price of its previously announced acquisition of certain U.S. rebar steel mill and fabrication assets from Gerdau S.A. (GGB) (the "Business").
SÃO PAULO, 3 de abril de 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- GERDAU S.A. (NYSE: GGB, BM&Fbovespa: GGBR3, GGBR4) hereby announces that the Form 20-F related to the fiscal year ended December 31, 2017 was filed with the ...
Gerdau's (GGB) divestment of its North American assets, including two downstream facilities and one wire rod mill, is going to help it enhance profitability from the rest of the assets in the region.
Seasonal demand pick-up coupled with high lead times have positively impacted flat-rolled steel prices. It’s also worth noting that U.S. Steel (X) and AK Steel (AKS) took some of their flat-rolled capacity offline in 2015 in response to falling spot steel prices. Rebar prices have underperformed HRC (hot rolled coil) recently.
PORTO ALEGRE, Brazil , Feb. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- 4Q17 Highlights Free cash flow of R$ 1.5 billion in 2017. Selling, general and administrative expenses decrease 26% in 4Q17 compared to 4Q16, corresponding ...
On the 4Q17 earnings call, ArcelorMittal’s (MT) CEO, Lakshmi Mittal, outlined a new capital allocation strategy. According to Mittal, “Mostly, we will continue to prioritize deleveraging, we believe that a net debt level of $6 billion with an appropriate target to sustain investment-grade rating metrics and support positive free cash flow even in the low point on the cycle. A few years back, ArcelorMittal set itself a medium-term net debt target of $15 billion.
Along with releasing its 2017 results, Kinross Gold (KGC) also announced an acquisition of two hydroelectric power plants in Brazil from a subsidiary of Gerdau (GGB). The rationale behind this acquisition is to secure long-term, low-cost power for its Paracatu mine in Brazil. This power should lower the overall production costs for the company’s Paracatu mine over its mine-life.
Kinross Gold (KGC) released its 4Q17 and 2017 results on February 14, after the market closed, and held a conference call with analysts on February 15. Kinross Gold stock dropped ~7% on February 15, underperforming the VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (GDX), which fell just 1.0%. Goldcorp (GG) and Barrick Gold (ABX) also released their 4Q17 results on February 14 and held earnings calls the next day.
Gerdau's (GGB) divestment deal, related to two hydroelectric power plants in Goias with a business unit of Kinross Gold, will strengthen the company's core operations upon completion.
As we discussed previously, ArcelorMittal (MT) has submitted its bid for Essar Steel. The acquisition, if completed, will provide ArcelorMittal with a strong platform in India. Notably, ArcelorMittal doesn’t have a major presence in India.
Gerdau (GGB) is well poised to benefit from its diversified business structure that primarily includes crude steel production and iron ore mining activities.
Gerdau (GGB) has agreed to sell its U.S.-based rebar operations for $600 million. The deal, when completed, will help the company strengthen its core operations and lower its debt burden.
IRVING, Texas, Jan. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Commercial Metals Company (CMC), today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire certain U.S. rebar steel mill and fabrication assets from Gerdau S.A. (GGB), a producer of long and specialty steel products in the Americas for a cash purchase price of $600 million, subject to customary purchase price adjustments. Upon completion of the acquisition, CMC will have an expanded geographic footprint in the largest construction regions in the U.S. The acquisition will increase CMC's annual rebar and fabrication capacity and allow for the more efficient utilization of its asset base to better serve customers. "This acquisition aligns with our strategy to focus on our strength in concrete reinforcing products and leverages CMC's core competencies in rebar production and value added fabrication services to non-residential construction customers. In addition, these assets provide us the opportunity to optimize our product mix more fully in the U.S. As a leader in rebar manufacturing technology and customer service, we are excited to take advantage of our expertise to increase throughput, lower costs and improve the customer experience in our new operations," stated Barbara Smith, President and CEO of Commercial Metals Company.