(PKX - Free Report
) is formerly known as Pohang Iron & Steel Company and is now a Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell) and is the Bear of the Day.
POSCO, formerly known as Pohang Iron & Steel Company Ltd., manufactures hot and cold rolled steel products, heavy plate and other steel products for the construction and shipbuilding industries.
The Zacks Consensus Estimate
has been falling over the last few months. The FY16
estimate stood at $3.59 in June and dropped in July to $3.24.
Next year has also seen a move lower in estimates with the
2017 Zacks Consensus Estimate moving from $5.33 in June to the current level of $4.83.
Zacks has developed a chart that helps investors see how
earnings estimates have
the price of the stock over the last several years. We call
this chart the
consensus chart, and each color coded lines represents
analyst estimates over a
designated year. As estimates increase, the stock tends to
follow. The Zacks
impacted by earnings estimate increases, beats and
incorporates the idea of
agreement and magnitude. As a
Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell) we see that estimates are moving
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