Relatively Good Performance Detected in Shares of Cliffs Natural Resources in the Steel Industry (CLF, ATI, WOR, MT, CMC)

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Dec 05, 2012 (Fast Lane via COMTEX) -- We looked at the Steel industry and measured relative performance to find the top stocks. Relative outperformance is a bullish sign of underlying fundamental and technical strength. We look at yesterday's price action of all companies in this peer group.

Cliffs Natural Resources (NYSE:CLF) ranks first with a gain of 3.52%; Allegheny Technologies (NYSE:ATI) ranks second with a gain of 2.81%; and Worthington Industries (NYSE:WOR) ranks third with a gain of 2.27%.

ArcelorMittal (NYSE:MT) follows with a gain of 2.09% and Commercial Metals (NYSE:CMC) rounds out the top five with a gain of 1.44%.Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. is a diversified mining and natural resources company. The Company mines for iron ore and coal in locations across North America, South America, and Australia.

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