Stocks in Review: United States Steel Corporation (X), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

United States Steel Corporation (X) traded within a range of $32.59 to $34.2 after opening the day at $33.9. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -0.58% so far this year. The stock was down close to -6.76% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $32.82 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -16.15% below its 52 week high of $39.14 and 440.87% above its 12-month low of $6.15. The shares are up by over 88% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 46.25 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

United States Steel Corporation produces and sells flat-rolled and tubular steel products in North America and Europe. It operates through three segments: Flat-Rolled Products (Flat-Rolled), U. S. Steel Europe (USSE), and Tubular Products (Tubular). The Flat-Rolled segment offers slabs, rounds, strip mill plates, sheets, and tin mill products. This segment serves customers in the automotive, consumer and the combined industrial, service center, and mining commercial markets. The USSE segment provides slabs, sheets, strip mill plates, tin mill products, and spiral welded pipes, as well as heating radiators and refractory ceramic materials. This segment serves customers in the construction, service center, conversion, container, transportation, appliance and electrical, oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The Tubular segment offers seamless and electric resistance welded steel casing and tubing; and standard and line pipe and mechanical tubing products primarily to customers in the oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The company also provides railroad services; and owns, develops, and manages various real estate assets. United States Steel Corporation was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -0.96% or $-0.84 to close the day at $86.24 on active trading volume of 21.27M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 17.41M. The New York New York 10017 based company has been outperforming the money center banks group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 54.66%, compared to the industry which has advanced 7.41% over the same period. With RSI of 61.14, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $84.62, making it a hold for now.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. operates as a financial services company worldwide. It operates through Consumer & Community Banking, Corporate & Investment Bank, Commercial Banking, and Asset Management segments. The Consumer & Community Banking segment offers deposit and investment products and services to consumers; lending, deposit, and cash management and payment solutions to small businesses; residential mortgages and home equity loans; and credit cards, payment services, payment processing services, auto loans and leases, and student loans. The Corporate & Investment Bank segment provides investment banking products and services, including advising on corporate strategy and structure, capital-raising in equity and debt markets, as well as loan origination and syndication; treasury services, such as cash management and liquidity solutions; and cash securities and derivative instruments, risk management solutions, prime brokerage, and research services. It also offers securities services, including custody, fund accounting and administration, and securities lending products for asset managers, insurance companies, and public and private investment funds. The Commercial Banking segment offers financial solutions, including lending, treasury, investment banking, and asset management to corporations, municipalities, financial institutions, and nonprofit entities, as well as financing to real estate investors and owners. The Asset Management segment provides investment and wealth management services across various asset classes, such as equities, fixed income, alternatives, and money market funds; multi-asset investment management services; retirement services; and brokerage and banking services comprising trusts, estates, loans, mortgages, and deposits. It has a strategic relationship with InvestCloud for the development of new digital capabilities for individual investors. JPMorgan Chase & Co. was founded in 1799 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) dropped $-0.58 to close the day at a new closing price of $62.61, a -0.92% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 33.49% above its 52 week low of $48.03. A total of 20.9M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 27.58M. The stock, which fluctuated between $61.95 and $63.4 during the day, currently situated -2.32% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 0.71% in the past one month and up by 10.37% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $65.5 and RSI of 54.68, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Microsoft Corporation, a technology company, develops, licenses, and supports software products, services, and devices worldwide. The company’s Productivity and Business Processes segment offers Office 365 commercial products and services for businesses, including Office, Exchange, SharePoint, and Skype, as well as related Client Access Licenses (CALs); Office 365 consumer services, such as Skype, Outlook.com, and OneDrive; Dynamics business solutions, such as financial management, customer relationship management, supply chain management, and analytics applications for small and mid-size businesses, large organizations, and divisions of enterprises; and LinkedIn online professional network. Its Intelligent Cloud segment licenses server products and cloud services, such as SQL Server, Windows Server, Visual Studio, System Center, and related CALs, as well as Azure, a cloud platform with computing, networking, storage, database, and management services; and enterprise services, such as Premier Support and Microsoft Consulting that assist in developing, deploying, and managing Microsoft server and desktop solutions, as well as provide training and certification to developers and IT professionals on Microsoft products. The company’s More Personal Computing segment comprises Windows OEM, volume, and other non-volume licensing of the Windows operating system, as well as patent licensing, Windows Embedded, MSN display advertising, and Windows Phone licensing system; devices, including Microsoft Surface, phones, and PC accessories; and search advertising, including Bing and Bing Ads. This segment also provides gaming platforms, including Xbox hardware, Xbox Live, video games, and third-party video games. The company markets and distributes its products through original equipment manufacturers (OEM), distributors, and resellers, as well as through online and Microsoft retail stores. Microsoft Corporation was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Redmond, Washington.

 

Trader’s Buzzers: United States Steel Corporation (X), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (BKD)

United States Steel Corporation (X) traded within a range of $34.15 to $35.63 after opening the day at $34.9. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 7.54% so far this year. The stock was up close to 5.62% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $35.5 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -9.3% below its 52 week high of $39.14 and 485.04% above its 12-month low of $6.15. The shares are up by over 98.25% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 55.18 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

United States Steel Corporation produces and sells flat-rolled and tubular steel products in North America and Europe. It operates through three segments: Flat-Rolled Products (Flat-Rolled), U. S. Steel Europe (USSE), and Tubular Products (Tubular). The Flat-Rolled segment offers slabs, rounds, strip mill plates, sheets, and tin mill products. This segment serves customers in the automotive, consumer and the combined industrial, service center, and mining commercial markets. The USSE segment provides slabs, sheets, strip mill plates, tin mill products, and spiral welded pipes, as well as heating radiators and refractory ceramic materials. This segment serves customers in the construction, service center, conversion, container, transportation, appliance and electrical, oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The Tubular segment offers seamless and electric resistance welded steel casing and tubing; and standard and line pipe and mechanical tubing products primarily to customers in the oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The company also provides railroad services; and owns, develops, and manages various real estate assets. United States Steel Corporation was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 0.29% or $0.25 to close the day at $86.43 on light trading volume of 13.97M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 17.42M. The New York New York 10017 based company has been outperforming the money center banks group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 51.07%, compared to the industry which has advanced 4.53% over the same period. With RSI of 67.83, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $84.62, making it a hold for now.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. operates as a financial services company worldwide. It operates through Consumer & Community Banking, Corporate & Investment Bank, Commercial Banking, and Asset Management segments. The Consumer & Community Banking segment offers deposit and investment products and services to consumers; lending, deposit, and cash management and payment solutions to small businesses; residential mortgages and home equity loans; and credit cards, payment services, payment processing services, auto loans and leases, and student loans. The Corporate & Investment Bank segment provides investment banking products and services, including advising on corporate strategy and structure, capital-raising in equity and debt markets, as well as loan origination and syndication; treasury services, such as cash management and liquidity solutions; and cash securities and derivative instruments, risk management solutions, prime brokerage, and research services. It also offers securities services, including custody, fund accounting and administration, and securities lending products for asset managers, insurance companies, and public and private investment funds. The Commercial Banking segment offers financial solutions, including lending, treasury, investment banking, and asset management to corporations, municipalities, financial institutions, and nonprofit entities, as well as financing to real estate investors and owners. The Asset Management segment provides investment and wealth management services across various asset classes, such as equities, fixed income, alternatives, and money market funds; multi-asset investment management services; retirement services; and brokerage and banking services comprising trusts, estates, loans, mortgages, and deposits. It has a strategic relationship with InvestCloud for the development of new digital capabilities for individual investors. JPMorgan Chase & Co. was founded in 1799 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (BKD) gained $1.95 to close the day at a new closing price of $14.8, a 15.18% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 38.97% above its 52 week low of $10.65. A total of 13.97M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 4.11M. The stock, which fluctuated between $12.61 and $15.58 during the day, currently situated -23.79% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 17.93% in the past one month and down by -8.47% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $16.14 and RSI of 70.24, the stock still has upside potential, making it a sell for now.

Brookdale Senior Living Inc. owns and operates senior living communities in the United States. It operates through five segments: Retirement Centers, Assisted Living, Continuing Care Retirement Centers (CCRCs) – Rental, Brookdale Ancillary Services, and Management Services. The Retirement Centers segment owns or leases communities comprising independent living and assisted living units in a single community that are primarily designed for middle to upper income senior citizens. The Assisted Living segment owns or leases communities consisting of freestanding, multi-story communities, and freestanding single story communities, which offer housing and 24-hour assistance with activities of daily life to mid-acuity frail and elderly residents. This segment also operates memory care communities for residents with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. The CCRCs – Rental segment owns or leases communities that offer various living arrangements and services to accommodate various levels of physical ability and health. The Brookdale Ancillary Services segment provides outpatient therapy, home health, and hospice services to residents of its communities, as well as to other senior living communities. The Management Services segment operates communities under the management agreements. As of December 31, 2015, the company operated 130 retirement center communities with 24,486 units; 915 assisted living communities with 62,567 units; and 78 CCRCs with 21,367 units, as well as owned or leased 959 communities with 81,067 units and provided management services with respect to 164 communities with 27,353 units for third parties or unconsolidated ventures. Brookdale Senior Living Inc. is headquartered in Brentwood, Tennessee.

 

Stocks To Track: The Coca-Cola (KO), General Motors (GM), United States Steel (X)

General Motors Company (GM) climbed 0.06% during last trading as the stock added $0.02 to finish the day at $36.01 with about 15.2M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 14.14M. The $55.5B market cap company, which fluctuated between $35.86 and $36.53 during the day, currently situated 41.53% above its 52 week low of $26.69 and -4.58% away from its one year high of $37.74. The RSI of 55.2 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

General Motors Company designs, builds, and sells cars, crossovers, trucks, and automobile parts worldwide. The company operates through GM North America, GM Europe, GM International Operations, GM South America, and GM Financial segments. It markets its vehicles primarily under the Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, GMC, Opel, Holden, Vauxhall, Baojun, Jiefang, and Wuling brand names. The company also sells cars and trucks to dealers for consumer retail sales, as well as to fleet customers, including daily rental car companies, commercial fleet customers, leasing companies, and governments. In addition, it offers connected safety, security and mobility solutions, and information technology services. The company, through its subsidiary, General Motors Financial Company, Inc., provides automotive financing services. General Motors Company was founded in 1897 and is based in Detroit, Michigan.

United States Steel Corporation (X) dropped $-1.79 to close the day at a new closing price of $33.61, a -5.06% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 453.89% above its 52 week low of $6.15. A total of 15.04M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 18.69M. The stock, which fluctuated between $33.44 and $35.66 during the day, currently situated -14.13% below its 52 week high. The stock is down by -10.35% in the past one month and up by 90.56% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $30.67 and RSI of 50.54, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

United States Steel Corporation produces and sells flat-rolled and tubular steel products in North America and Europe. It operates through three segments: Flat-Rolled Products (Flat-Rolled), U. S. Steel Europe (USSE), and Tubular Products (Tubular). The Flat-Rolled segment offers slabs, rounds, strip mill plates, sheets, and tin mill products. This segment serves customers in the automotive, consumer and the combined industrial, service center, and mining commercial markets. The USSE segment provides slabs, sheets, strip mill plates, tin mill products, and spiral welded pipes, as well as heating radiators and refractory ceramic materials. This segment serves customers in the construction, service center, conversion, container, transportation, appliance and electrical, oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The Tubular segment offers seamless and electric resistance welded steel casing and tubing; and standard and line pipe and mechanical tubing products primarily to customers in the oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The company also provides railroad services; and owns, develops, and manages various real estate assets. United States Steel Corporation was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

The Coca-Cola Company (KO) had a active trading with around 14.8M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 13.68M. The stock traded between $41.21 and $41.58 before closing at the price of $41.32 with -1.01% change on the day. The Atlanta Georgia 30313 based company is currently trading 4.69% above its 52 week low of $39.88 and -10.18% below its 52 week high of $47.13. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 44.56 and $45.54 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

The Coca-Cola Company, a beverage company, manufactures and distributes various nonalcoholic beverages worldwide. The company primarily offers sparkling beverages and still beverages. Its sparkling beverages include nonalcoholic ready-to-drink beverages with carbonation, such as carbonated energy drinks, and carbonated waters and flavored waters. The company’s still beverages comprise nonalcoholic beverages without carbonation, including noncarbonated waters, flavored and enhanced waters, noncarbonated energy drinks, juices and juice drinks, ready-to-drink teas and coffees, and sports drinks. It also provides flavoring ingredients, sweeteners, beverage ingredients, and fountain syrups, as well as powders for purified water products. The Coca-Cola Company sells its products primarily under the Coca-Cola, Diet Coke/Coca-Cola Light, Coca-Cola Zero, Fanta, Sprite, Minute Maid, Georgia, Powerade, Del Valle, Schweppes, Aquarius, Minute Maid Pulpy, Dasani, Simply, Glacéau Vitaminwater, Bonaqua/Bonaqa, Gold Peak, FUZE TEA, Glacéau Smartwater, and Ice Dew brand names. The company offers its beverage products through a network of company-owned or controlled bottling and distribution operators, as well as through independent bottling partners, distributors, wholesalers, and retailers. The Coca-Cola Company was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

 

Investor’s Alert: Fitbit, Inc. (FIT), Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (HBAN), United States Steel Corporation (X)

Fitbit, Inc. (FIT) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 0.51% or $0.04 to close the day at $7.9 on higher than average trading volume of 12.26M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 11.05M. The San Francisco California 94105 based company has been outperforming the scientific & technical instruments companies by -46.0056% for last three months and its recent losses have trimmed gains to 7.92% YTD, versus the scientific & technical instruments industry which is up 0.67% for the same period. The RSI of 51.54 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Fitbit, Inc. provides wearable health and fitness tracking devices. It offers various products, including Fitbit Zip, an entry-level wireless tracker that allows users to track daily activity statistics, such as steps, distance, calories burned, and active minutes; Fitbit One, a clippable wireless tracker, which tracks floors climbed and sleep, as well as daily steps, distance, calories burned, and active minutes; Fitbit Flex, a wristband-style tracker that tracks steps, distance, calories burned, active minutes, and sleep; and Fitbit Charge, an activity and sleep wristband, which tracks steps, distance, calories burned, active minutes, floors climbed, and sleep. The company also provides Fitbit Alta, a customizable wristband that offers call, text, and calendar notifications when paired with the user’s phone and SmartTrack automatic exercise recognition; and Fitbit Charge HR, a wireless heart rate and activity wristband. In addition, it offers Fitbit Blaze, a smart fitness watch that provides multi-sport functionality, tracks outdoor cycling activity, and provides run cues; Fitbit Surge, a fitness watch that features a GPS watch, heart rate tracker, activity tracker, and smartwatch; Aria, a Wi-Fi connected scale that tracks weight, body fat percentage, and body mass index; and Fitbit accessories that include bands and frames for Fitbit Blaze, bands for Fitbit Alta, colored bands for Fitbit Flex, colored clips for Fitbit One and Fitbit Zip, device charging cables, wireless sync dongles, band clasps, sleep bands, and Fitbit apparel. The company offers its products through consumer electronics and specialty retailers, e-Commerce retailers, sporting goods and outdoors retailers, and wireless carriers; and corporate wellness channels, as well as directly worldwide. The company was formerly known as Healthy Metrics Research, Inc. and changed its name to Fitbit, Inc. in October 2007. Fitbit, Inc. was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (HBAN) had a light trading with around 12.04M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 14.31M. The stock traded between $13.22 and $13.48 before closing at the price of $13.29 with 0.23% change on the day. The Columbus Ohio 43287 based company is currently trading 74.53% above its 52 week low of $7.83 and -2.14% below its 52 week high of $13.64. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 61.35 and $13.79 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated operates as a holding company for The Huntington National Bank that provides commercial, small business, consumer, and mortgage banking services. The company’s Retail and Business Banking segment offers financial products and services, including checking accounts, savings accounts, money market accounts, certificates of deposit, consumer loans, and small business loans; and investments, insurance, interest rate risk protection, and foreign exchange and treasury management services. Its Commercial Banking segment provides corporate risk management and institutional sales, trading, and underwriting services; commercial property and casualty, employee benefits, personal lines, life and disability, and specialty lines of insurance; and brokerage and agency services for residential and commercial title insurance, as well as excess and surplus product lines of insurance. The company’s Automobile Finance and Commercial Real Estate segment offers financing for the purchase of vehicles; financing the acquisition of new and used vehicle inventory of franchised automotive dealerships; and financing for land, buildings, and other commercial real estate owned or constructed by real estate developers, automobile dealerships, or other customers. Its Regional Banking and The Huntington Private Client Group segment provides deposits, lending, and other banking services; wealth management services, and retirement plan and corporate trust services; and brokerage, annuities, advisory, and other investment products. The company’s Home Lending segment offers consumer loans and mortgages. Huntington Bancshares Incorporated also provides equipment leasing; and online, mobile, and telephone banking services. The company was founded in 1866 and is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio.

United States Steel Corporation (X) traded within a range of $35.28 to $36.79 after opening the day at $36.18. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 7.24% so far this year. The stock was down close to -1.88% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $35.4 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -9.56% below its 52 week high of $39.14 and 483.39% above its 12-month low of $6.15. The shares are up by over 97.91% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 56.93 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

United States Steel Corporation produces and sells flat-rolled and tubular steel products in North America and Europe. It operates through three segments: Flat-Rolled Products (Flat-Rolled), U. S. Steel Europe (USSE), and Tubular Products (Tubular). The Flat-Rolled segment offers slabs, rounds, strip mill plates, sheets, and tin mill products. This segment serves customers in the automotive, consumer and the combined industrial, service center, and mining commercial markets. The USSE segment provides slabs, sheets, strip mill plates, tin mill products, and spiral welded pipes, as well as heating radiators and refractory ceramic materials. This segment serves customers in the construction, service center, conversion, container, transportation, appliance and electrical, oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The Tubular segment offers seamless and electric resistance welded steel casing and tubing; and standard and line pipe and mechanical tubing products primarily to customers in the oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The company also provides railroad services; and owns, develops, and manages various real estate assets. United States Steel Corporation was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

 

Eye Catching Stocks: Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI), Regions Financial Corporation (RF), United States Steel Corporation (X)

Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 4.35% or $0.9 to close the day at $21.61 on active trading volume of 16.49M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 14.72M. The Houston Texas 77002 based company has been outperforming the oil & gas pipelines group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 45.52%, compared to the industry which has advanced 33.72% over the same period. With RSI of 58.83, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $25.22, making it a hold for now.

Kinder Morgan, Inc. operates as an energy infrastructure company in North America. It operates through Natural Gas Pipelines, CO2, Terminals, Products Pipelines, Kinder Morgan Canada, and Other segments. The Natural Gas Pipelines segment owns and operates interstate and intrastate natural gas pipeline and storage systems; natural gas and crude oil gathering systems, and natural gas processing and treating facilities; natural gas liquids fractionation facilities and transportation systems; and liquefied natural gas facilities. The CO2 segment produces, transports, and markets CO2 for use in enhanced oil recovery projects; and owns interests in oil-producing fields, gas processing plants, and crude oil pipelines in the Permian Basin region of West Texas. The Terminals segment owns and operates liquids and bulk terminals that transload and store refined petroleum products, crude oil, and condensate, as well as bulk products, including coal, petroleum coke, cement, alumina, salt, and other bulk chemicals; and owns and operates tankers. The Products Pipelines segment owns and operates refined petroleum products, and crude oil and condensate pipelines; and associated product terminals and petroleum pipeline transmix facilities. The Kinder Morgan Canada segment owns and operates Trans Mountain pipeline system that transports crude oil and refined petroleum products from Edmonton, Alberta, and Canada to marketing terminals and refineries in British Columbia, Canada, and Washington; and jet fuel aviation turbine fuel pipeline that serves the Vancouver (Canada) International Airport. The Other segment includes various physical natural gas contracts with power plants. Kinder Morgan, Inc. owns interests in or operates approximately 84,000 miles of pipelines and 180 terminals. The company was formerly known as Kinder Morgan Holdco LLC and changed its name to Kinder Morgan, Inc. in February 2011. Kinder Morgan, Inc. was founded in 1936 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Regions Financial Corporation (RF) climbed 0.49% during last trading as the stock added $0.07 to finish the day at $14.43 with about 15.93M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 22.72M. The $17.98B market cap company, which fluctuated between $14.23 and $14.72 during the day, currently situated 111.42% above its 52 week low of $7 and -2.04% away from its one year high of $14.73. The RSI of 63.73 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Regions Financial Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides banking and bank-related services to individual and corporate customers in the United States. Its Corporate Bank segment offers commercial banking services, such as commercial and industrial, commercial real estate, and investor real estate lending, as well as equipment lease financing services. This segment serves corporate, middle market, small business, and commercial real estate developers and investors. The company’s Consumer Bank segment provides consumer banking products and services related to residential first mortgages, home equity lines and loans, small business loans, indirect loans, consumer credit cards, and other consumer loans, as well as the corresponding deposit relationships. Its Wealth Management segment offers wealth management products and services, including credit related products, trust and investment management, asset management, retirement and savings solutions, estate planning, and personal and commercial insurance products to individuals, businesses, governmental institutions, and non-profit entities. The company also provides insurance coverage for various lines of personal and commercial insurance, such as property, vehicle, casualty, life, health, and accident insurance, as well as commercial crop, life, and environmental insurance; and commercial equipment financing products, as well as offers securities, insurance, and advisory services through financial consultants. In addition, it offers securities brokerage, merger and acquisition advisory, trust, and other specialty financing services. As of December 31, 2015, the company operated 1,627 banking offices and 1,962 ATMs in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia. Regions Financial Corporation was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama.

United States Steel Corporation (X) saw its value increase by 5.15% as the stock gained $1.7 to finish the day at a closing price of $34.71. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $6.15-$39.14 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $33.51 to $34.86 during the day, are up by 85.87% in the past three months and up by 97.62% over the past six months. It is currently trading -2.23% below its 20 day moving average and 19.22% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $30.13 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 57.55. The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

United States Steel Corporation produces and sells flat-rolled and tubular steel products in North America and Europe. It operates through three segments: Flat-Rolled Products (Flat-Rolled), U. S. Steel Europe (USSE), and Tubular Products (Tubular). The Flat-Rolled segment offers slabs, rounds, strip mill plates, sheets, and tin mill products. This segment serves customers in the automotive, consumer and the combined industrial, service center, and mining commercial markets. The USSE segment provides slabs, sheets, strip mill plates, tin mill products, and spiral welded pipes, as well as heating radiators and refractory ceramic materials. This segment serves customers in the construction, service center, conversion, container, transportation, appliance and electrical, oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The Tubular segment offers seamless and electric resistance welded steel casing and tubing; and standard and line pipe and mechanical tubing products primarily to customers in the oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The company also provides railroad services; and owns, develops, and manages various real estate assets. United States Steel Corporation was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

 

Worth Watching Stocks: United States Steel Corporation (X), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Hecla Mining Company (HL)

United States Steel Corporation (X) saw its value decrease by -3.28% as the stock dropped $-1.19 to finish the day at a closing price of $35.08. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $6.15-$39.14 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $34.97 to $37.28 during the day, are up by 74.69% in the past three months and up by 120.61% over the past six months. It is currently trading -0.15% below its 20 day moving average and 24.82% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $30.13 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 59.24.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

United States Steel Corporation produces and sells flat-rolled and tubular steel products in North America and Europe. It operates through three segments: Flat-Rolled Products (Flat-Rolled), U. S. Steel Europe (USSE), and Tubular Products (Tubular). The Flat-Rolled segment offers slabs, rounds, strip mill plates, sheets, and tin mill products. This segment serves customers in the automotive, consumer and the combined industrial, service center, and mining commercial markets. The USSE segment provides slabs, sheets, strip mill plates, tin mill products, and spiral welded pipes, as well as heating radiators and refractory ceramic materials. This segment serves customers in the construction, service center, conversion, container, transportation, appliance and electrical, oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The Tubular segment offers seamless and electric resistance welded steel casing and tubing; and standard and line pipe and mechanical tubing products primarily to customers in the oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The company also provides railroad services; and owns, develops, and manages various real estate assets. United States Steel Corporation was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) shares were down in last trading by -1.13% to $55.32. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock decreased in value by almost -1.39% over the past week and grew 7.25% in the past month. It is currently trading 8.51% above its 50 day moving average and 14.49% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -4.65% decrease in value from its one year high of $58.02. The RSI indicator value of 58.95, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Wells Fargo & Company provides retail, commercial, and corporate banking services to individuals, businesses, and institutions. Its Community Banking segment offers checking, savings, market rate, individual retirement, and health savings accounts, as well as time deposits and remittances; and lines of credit, auto floor plan lines, equity lines and loans, equipment and transportation loans, education and residential mortgage loans, and debit and credit cards. This segment also provides equipment leases, real estate and other commercial financing, small business administration financing, venture capital financing, cash management, payroll services, retirement plans, and merchant payment processing and private label financing solutions, as well as purchases retail installment contracts. Its Wholesale Banking segment offers commercial loans and lines of credit, letters of credit, asset-based lending, equipment leasing, international trade facilities, trade financing, collection, foreign exchange, treasury management, investment management, institutional fixed-income sales, interest rate, commodity and equity risk management, insurance, corporate trust fiduciary and agency, and investment banking services, as well as online/electronic products. This segment also provides construction, and land acquisition and development loans; secured and unsecured lines of credit; interim financing arrangements; rehabilitation loans; affordable housing loans and letters of credit; loans for securitization; commercial real estate loan servicing; and real estate and mortgage brokerage services. The company’s Wealth, Brokerage and Retirement segment offers financial advisory, wealth management, brokerage, retirement, trust, and reinsurance services. As of February 25, 2015, it operated through approximately 8,700 locations and 12,500 ATMs & offices in 36 countries. Wells Fargo & Company was founded in 1852 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

Hecla Mining Company (HL) traded within a range of $5.24 to $5.35 after opening the day at $5.35. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 179.08% so far this year. The stock was down close to -1.5% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $5.26 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -31.12% below its 52 week high of $7.64 and 263.77% above its 12-month low of $1.45. The shares are down by over -9.58% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 39.36 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Hecla Mining Company, together with its subsidiaries, discovers, acquires, develops, produces, and markets precious and base metal deposits worldwide. The company offers unrefined gold and silver bullion bars to precious metals traders; and lead, zinc, and bulk concentrates to custom smelters and brokers. It owns 100% interests in the Greens Creek mine located on Admiralty Island in Southeast Alaska; the Lucky Friday unit located in the Coeur d’Alene mining district in northern Idaho; the Casa Berardi mine located in the Abitibi region of north-western Quebec, Canada; and the San Sebastian unit located in the state of Durango, Mexico. The company was founded in 1891 and is based in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.

 

Traders Watch list: United States Steel Corporation (X), HP Inc. (HPQ), Intel Corporation (INTC)

United States Steel Corporation (X) saw its value increase by 0.03% as the stock gained $0.01 to finish the day at a closing price of $35.78. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $6.15-$39.14 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $35.5 to $36.35 during the day, are up by 83.46% in the past three months and up by 137.19% over the past six months. It is currently trading 2.82% above its 20 day moving average and 30.97% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $30.13 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 63.24.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

United States Steel Corporation produces and sells flat-rolled and tubular steel products in North America and Europe. It operates through three segments: Flat-Rolled Products (Flat-Rolled), U. S. Steel Europe (USSE), and Tubular Products (Tubular). The Flat-Rolled segment offers slabs, rounds, strip mill plates, sheets, and tin mill products. This segment serves customers in the automotive, consumer and the combined industrial, service center, and mining commercial markets. The USSE segment provides slabs, sheets, strip mill plates, tin mill products, and spiral welded pipes, as well as heating radiators and refractory ceramic materials. This segment serves customers in the construction, service center, conversion, container, transportation, appliance and electrical, oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The Tubular segment offers seamless and electric resistance welded steel casing and tubing; and standard and line pipe and mechanical tubing products primarily to customers in the oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The company also provides railroad services; and owns, develops, and manages various real estate assets. United States Steel Corporation was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

HP Inc. (HPQ) shares were down in last trading by -0.26% to $15.1. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 0.33% over the past week and grew 2.41% in the past month. It is currently trading 0.75% above its 50 day moving average and 11.35% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -6.29% decrease in value from its one year high of $16.25. The RSI indicator value of 48.61, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

HP Inc. provides products, technologies, software, solutions, and services to individual consumers and small- and medium-sized businesses, as well as to the government, health, and education sectors worldwide. It operates through Personal Systems and Printing segments. The Personal Systems segment offers commercial personal computers (PCs), consumer PCs, workstations, thin clients, commercial tablets and mobility devices, retail point-of-sale systems, displays and other related accessories, software, support, and services for the commercial and consumer markets. The Printing segment provides consumer and commercial printer hardware, supplies, media, solutions, and services, as well as scanning devices; and laserjet and enterprise, inkjet and printing, graphics, and 3D printing solutions. The company was formerly known as Hewlett-Packard Company and changed its name to HP Inc. in October 2015. HP Inc. was founded in 1939 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, California.

Intel Corporation (INTC) opening the day at $36.93. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 10.86% so far this year. The stock was up close to 0.11% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $36.97 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -2.89% below its 52 week high of $38.36 and 36.76% above its 12-month low of $27.68. The shares are up by over 1.64% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 63.53 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells integrated digital technology platforms worldwide. It operates through Client Computing Group, Data Center Group, Internet of Things Group, Software and Services, and All Other segments. The company’s platforms are used in various computing applications comprising notebooks, 2 in 1 systems, desktops, servers, tablets, smartphones, wireless and wired connectivity products, wearables, retail devices, and manufacturing devices, as well as for retail, transportation, industrial, buildings, home use, and other market segments. It offers microprocessors that processes system data and controls other devices in the system; chipsets, which send data between the microprocessor and input, display, and storage devices, such as keyboard, mouse, monitor, hard drive or solid-state drive, and optical disc drives; and system-on-chip products that integrate its central processing units with other system components onto a single chip. The company also provides communication and connectivity offerings, such as baseband processors, radio frequency transceivers, and power management integrated circuits; and tablet, phone, and Internet of Things solutions, which include multimode 4G LTE modems, Bluetooth technology and GPS receivers, software solutions, and interoperability tests, as well as home gateway and set-top box components. In addition, it offers security solutions for computers, mobile devices, and networks, as well as software and services for technology integration; NAND flash memory products, which are used in solid-state drives; and custom foundry services, including custom silicon, packaging, and manufacturing test services. The company sells its products primarily to original equipment manufacturers, original design manufacturers, and industrial and communications equipment manufacturers in the computing and communications industries. Intel Corporation was founded in 1968 and is based in Santa Clara, California.

 

Stocks Roundup: The Williams Companies, Inc. (WMB), United States Steel Corporation (X), Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI)

The Williams Companies, Inc. (WMB) retreated with the stock falling -1.05% or $-0.32 to close at $30.3 on light trading volume of 10.5M compared its three months average trading volume of 6.92M. The Tulsa Oklahoma 74172 based company operating under the Oil & Gas Pipelines industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 29.45% up for the period and up by 27.64% so far this year. With price target of $32.5 and a 220.98% rebound from 52-week low, The Williams Companies, Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

The Williams Companies, Inc. operates as an energy infrastructure company primarily in the United States. The company operates through Williams Partners, Williams NGL (natural gas liquids) & Petchem Services, and Other segments. It owns and operates natural gas pipeline system extending from Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and the offshore Gulf of Mexico through Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey to the New York City metropolitan area. The company also owns and operates a natural gas pipeline system extending from the San Juan basin in northwestern New Mexico and southwestern Colorado through Colorado, Utah, Wyoming, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington to a point on the Canadian border near Sumas, Washington; gulfstream natural gas pipeline system extending from the Mobile Bay area in Alabama to markets in Florida; and constitution pipeline that would connect its gathering system in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania to the Iroquois Gas Transmission and Tennessee Gas Pipeline systems in New York. In addition, it provides natural gas gathering, treating, processing, and compression; NGL production, fractionation, storage, marketing, and transportation; deepwater production handling and crude oil transportation; and olefin production services, as well as transports and stores natural gas to local natural gas distribution companies, municipal utilities, direct industrial users, electric power generators, and natural gas marketers and producers. Further, the company extracts, fractionates, treats, stores, and sells ethane/ethylene, propane, propylene, normal butane, isobutene, alky feedstock, and condensate. Additionally, it provides construction management services for third parties. As of December 31, 2015, the company owned and operated approximately 13,600 miles of pipelines. The Williams Companies, Inc. was founded in 1908 and is headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

United States Steel Corporation (X) had a light trading with around 10.32M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 19.36M. The stock traded between $35.6 and $36.96 before closing at the price of $35.77 with -1.92% change on the day. The Pittsburgh Pennsylvania 15219 based company is currently trading 489.49% above its 52 week low of $6.15 and -8.61% below its 52 week high of $39.14. Both the RSI indicator and target price of  and $28.8 respectively, lead us to believe that it could rise over the coming weeks.

United States Steel Corporation produces and sells flat-rolled and tubular steel products in North America and Europe. It operates through three segments: Flat-Rolled Products (Flat-Rolled), U. S. Steel Europe (USSE), and Tubular Products (Tubular). The Flat-Rolled segment offers slabs, rounds, strip mill plates, sheets, and tin mill products. This segment serves customers in the automotive, consumer and the combined industrial, service center, and mining commercial markets. The USSE segment provides slabs, sheets, strip mill plates, tin mill products, and spiral welded pipes, as well as heating radiators and refractory ceramic materials. This segment serves customers in the construction, service center, conversion, container, transportation, appliance and electrical, oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The Tubular segment offers seamless and electric resistance welded steel casing and tubing; and standard and line pipe and mechanical tubing products primarily to customers in the oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The company also provides railroad services; and owns, develops, and manages various real estate assets. United States Steel Corporation was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) saw its value decrease by -0.85% as the stock dropped $-0.18 to finish the day at a closing price of $20.99. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $11.2-$23.36 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $20.9 to $21.23 during the day, are down by -3.76% in the past three months and up by 18.1% over the past six months. It is currently trading -1.55% below its 20 day moving average and -0.15% below its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $25.22 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 46.63.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Kinder Morgan, Inc. operates as an energy infrastructure company in North America. It operates through Natural Gas Pipelines, CO2, Terminals, Products Pipelines, Kinder Morgan Canada, and Other segments. The Natural Gas Pipelines segment owns and operates interstate and intrastate natural gas pipeline and storage systems; natural gas and crude oil gathering systems, and natural gas processing and treating facilities; natural gas liquids fractionation facilities and transportation systems; and liquefied natural gas facilities. The CO2 segment produces, transports, and markets CO2 for use in enhanced oil recovery projects; and owns interests in oil-producing fields, gas processing plants, and crude oil pipelines in the Permian Basin region of West Texas. The Terminals segment owns and operates liquids and bulk terminals that transload and store refined petroleum products, crude oil, and condensate, as well as bulk products, including coal, petroleum coke, cement, alumina, salt, and other bulk chemicals; and owns and operates tankers. The Products Pipelines segment owns and operates refined petroleum products, and crude oil and condensate pipelines; and associated product terminals and petroleum pipeline transmix facilities. The Kinder Morgan Canada segment owns and operates Trans Mountain pipeline system that transports crude oil and refined petroleum products from Edmonton, Alberta, and Canada to marketing terminals and refineries in British Columbia, Canada, and Washington; and jet fuel aviation turbine fuel pipeline that serves the Vancouver (Canada) International Airport. The Other segment includes various physical natural gas contracts with power plants. Kinder Morgan, Inc. owns interests in or operates approximately 84,000 miles of pipelines and 180 terminals. The company was formerly known as Kinder Morgan Holdco LLC and changed its name to Kinder Morgan, Inc. in February 2011. Kinder Morgan, Inc. was founded in 1936 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

 

Momentum Stocks: Intel Corporation (INTC), United States Steel Corporation (X), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC)

Intel Corporation (INTC) retreated with the stock falling -0.62% or $-0.23 to close at $36.98 on light trading volume of 14.32M compared its three months average trading volume of 21.45M. The Santa Clara California 95054 based company operating under the Semiconductor – Broad Line industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 9.99% up for the period and up by 10.89% so far this year. With price target of $39.89 and a 36.8% rebound from 52-week low, Intel Corporation has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells integrated digital technology platforms worldwide. It operates through Client Computing Group, Data Center Group, Internet of Things Group, Software and Services, and All Other segments. The company’s platforms are used in various computing applications comprising notebooks, 2 in 1 systems, desktops, servers, tablets, smartphones, wireless and wired connectivity products, wearables, retail devices, and manufacturing devices, as well as for retail, transportation, industrial, buildings, home use, and other market segments. It offers microprocessors that processes system data and controls other devices in the system; chipsets, which send data between the microprocessor and input, display, and storage devices, such as keyboard, mouse, monitor, hard drive or solid-state drive, and optical disc drives; and system-on-chip products that integrate its central processing units with other system components onto a single chip. The company also provides communication and connectivity offerings, such as baseband processors, radio frequency transceivers, and power management integrated circuits; and tablet, phone, and Internet of Things solutions, which include multimode 4G LTE modems, Bluetooth technology and GPS receivers, software solutions, and interoperability tests, as well as home gateway and set-top box components. In addition, it offers security solutions for computers, mobile devices, and networks, as well as software and services for technology integration; NAND flash memory products, which are used in solid-state drives; and custom foundry services, including custom silicon, packaging, and manufacturing test services. The company sells its products primarily to original equipment manufacturers, original design manufacturers, and industrial and communications equipment manufacturers in the computing and communications industries. Intel Corporation was founded in 1968 and is based in Santa Clara, California.

United States Steel Corporation (X) had a light trading with around 14.1M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 19.51M. The stock traded between $35.65 and $37.27 before closing at the price of $36.47 with -0.92% change on the day. The Pittsburgh Pennsylvania 15219 based company is currently trading 501.02% above its 52 week low of $6.15 and -6.82% below its 52 week high of $39.14. Both the RSI indicator and target price of  and $28.8 respectively, lead us to believe that it could rise over the coming weeks.

United States Steel Corporation produces and sells flat-rolled and tubular steel products in North America and Europe. It operates through three segments: Flat-Rolled Products (Flat-Rolled), U. S. Steel Europe (USSE), and Tubular Products (Tubular). The Flat-Rolled segment offers slabs, rounds, strip mill plates, sheets, and tin mill products. This segment serves customers in the automotive, consumer and the combined industrial, service center, and mining commercial markets. The USSE segment provides slabs, sheets, strip mill plates, tin mill products, and spiral welded pipes, as well as heating radiators and refractory ceramic materials. This segment serves customers in the construction, service center, conversion, container, transportation, appliance and electrical, oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The Tubular segment offers seamless and electric resistance welded steel casing and tubing; and standard and line pipe and mechanical tubing products primarily to customers in the oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The company also provides railroad services; and owns, develops, and manages various real estate assets. United States Steel Corporation was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) saw its value decrease by -0.7% as the stock dropped $-0.39 to finish the day at a closing price of $55.71. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $43.55-$58.02 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $55.63 to $56.09 during the day, are up by 22.87% in the past three months and up by 18.19% over the past six months. It is currently trading 2.12% above its 20 day moving average and 11.22% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $55 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 62.47.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Wells Fargo & Company provides retail, commercial, and corporate banking services to individuals, businesses, and institutions. Its Community Banking segment offers checking, savings, market rate, individual retirement, and health savings accounts, as well as time deposits and remittances; and lines of credit, auto floor plan lines, equity lines and loans, equipment and transportation loans, education and residential mortgage loans, and debit and credit cards. This segment also provides equipment leases, real estate and other commercial financing, small business administration financing, venture capital financing, cash management, payroll services, retirement plans, and merchant payment processing and private label financing solutions, as well as purchases retail installment contracts. Its Wholesale Banking segment offers commercial loans and lines of credit, letters of credit, asset-based lending, equipment leasing, international trade facilities, trade financing, collection, foreign exchange, treasury management, investment management, institutional fixed-income sales, interest rate, commodity and equity risk management, insurance, corporate trust fiduciary and agency, and investment banking services, as well as online/electronic products. This segment also provides construction, and land acquisition and development loans; secured and unsecured lines of credit; interim financing arrangements; rehabilitation loans; affordable housing loans and letters of credit; loans for securitization; commercial real estate loan servicing; and real estate and mortgage brokerage services. The company’s Wealth, Brokerage and Retirement segment offers financial advisory, wealth management, brokerage, retirement, trust, and reinsurance services. As of February 25, 2015, it operated through approximately 8,700 locations and 12,500 ATMs & offices in 36 countries. Wells Fargo & Company was founded in 1852 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

 

Stocks To Track: Twitter, Inc. (TWTR), United States Steel Corporation (X), Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR)

Twitter, Inc. (TWTR) fell -1.75% during last trading as the stock lost $-0.32 to finish the day at $17.92 with about 16.76M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 31.28M. The $12.92B market cap company, which fluctuated between $17.87 and $18.32 during the day, currently situated 30.52% above its 52 week low of $13.73 and -29.03% away from its one year high of $25.25. The RSI of 41.92 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Twitter, Inc. operates as a global platform for public self-expression and conversation in real time. The company offers various products and services, including Twitter that allows users to create, distribute, and discover content; and Periscope and Vine, a mobile application that enables user to broadcast and watch video live. It also provides promoted products and services, such as promoted tweets, promoted accounts, and promoted trends that enable its advertisers to promote their brands, products, and services; and subscription access to its data feed for data partners. In addition, the company offers a set of tools, public APIs, and embeddable widgets for developers to contribute their content to its platform; syndicate and distribute Twitter content across their properties; and enhance their Websites and applications with Twitter content. Twitter, Inc. was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

United States Steel Corporation (X) gained $2.33 to close the day at a new closing price of $36.81, a 6.76% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 506.62% above its 52 week low of $6.15. A total of 16.71M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 19.44M. The stock, which fluctuated between $34.37 and $36.85 during the day, currently situated -5.95% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 28.84% in the past one month and up by 106.14% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $28.8 and RSI of 68.52, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

United States Steel Corporation produces and sells flat-rolled and tubular steel products in North America and Europe. It operates through three segments: Flat-Rolled Products (Flat-Rolled), U. S. Steel Europe (USSE), and Tubular Products (Tubular). The Flat-Rolled segment offers slabs, rounds, strip mill plates, sheets, and tin mill products. This segment serves customers in the automotive, consumer and the combined industrial, service center, and mining commercial markets. The USSE segment provides slabs, sheets, strip mill plates, tin mill products, and spiral welded pipes, as well as heating radiators and refractory ceramic materials. This segment serves customers in the construction, service center, conversion, container, transportation, appliance and electrical, oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The Tubular segment offers seamless and electric resistance welded steel casing and tubing; and standard and line pipe and mechanical tubing products primarily to customers in the oil, gas, and petrochemical markets. The company also provides railroad services; and owns, develops, and manages various real estate assets. United States Steel Corporation was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) had a light trading with around 16.12M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 22.78M. The stock traded between $3.43 and $3.57 before closing at the price of $3.45 with -3.36% change on the day. The Norwalk Connecticut 06851 based company is currently trading 14.74% above its 52 week low of $3.1 and -35.38% below its 52 week high of $5.85. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 46.18 and $4.97 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Frontier Communications Corporation provides regulated and unregulated voice, data, and video services to residential, business, and wholesale customers in the United States. The company offers residential services, such as fiber-to-the-home and fiber-to-the-node broadband, as well as traditional copper-based broadband products; and commercial services, including Ethernet, dedicated Internet, multiprotocol label switching, time division multiplexing, data transport services, and optical transport services. It also provides Frontier Secure suite of products for computer security, cloud backup and sharing, identity protection, equipment insurance, and technical support; unified messaging services comprising call forwarding, conference calling, caller identification, voicemail, and call waiting services; long distance network services; and packages of communications services. In addition, the company offers switched access services that facilitate other carriers to use the company’s facilities to originate and terminate their local and long distance voice traffic; satellite TV video services; and a range of third-party communications equipment to small, medium, and enterprise business customers. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 3,124,200 residential customers; approximately 289,200 business customers; and 2,462,100 broadband subscribers. The company also operates a retail store in Southern California. The company was formerly known as Citizens Communications Company and changed its name to Frontier Communications Corporation in July 2008. Frontier Communications Corporation was founded in 1927 and is based in Norwalk, Connecticut.