NUE : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Nucor Declares 37.75-Cent Cash Dividend (NUE, AKS)

    December 1, 2016
    Nucor has now extended its streak of dividend payouts to 175 straight quarters.
  2. Steelmakers Lobby Trump Team for Trade Defenses (AKS, NUE)

    November 24, 2016
    It would seem that U.S. steel producers want to strike the iron while the iron is hot.
  3. Steel Stocks Reach 52-Week Highs on Trump Rally (AKS, NUE)

    November 23, 2016
    Several steel manufacturers soared to 52-week highs on Tuesday, as did the Market Vectors Steel ETF.
  4. Donald Trump's Wall Could Boost Steel Stocks (AKS, NUE)

    November 9, 2016
    Trump's position on securing the Mexican border should bode well for steel stocks and steel ETFs.
  5. Chinese Steel Probe Boosts US Steelmakers (AKS, NUE)

    November 8, 2016
    Regulators are investigating whether Chinese steel companies are shipping steel through Vietnam to avoid U.S. import tariffs.
  6. Nucor's Q3 Earnings: The Miss That Wasn't (NUE)

    October 24, 2016
    Nucor shares closed more than 1% lower Friday after the steel company reported third quarter earnings results that missed ...
  7. Nucor Q3 Earnings Boosted by Higher Steel Prices (NUE)

    October 21, 2016
    Nucor didn’t report breathtaking Q3 earnings results Thursday, but the world’s largest steelmaker earned a sizable profit ...
  8. What to Expect From Nucor Q3 Earnings? (NUE)

    October 19, 2016
    Wall Street expects the steel producer to deliver year-over-year increases for both revenue and profits.
  9. Nucor CEO Discusses Trade Within Steel Industry (NUE, SLX)

    October 10, 2016
    Nucor CEO John Ferriola remains upbeat about steel, recently saying, "that the best way for the global economy to prosper ...
  10. Nucor Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Wednesday (NUE)

    September 28, 2016
    The company will send its dividend payment on Nov. 10 to shareholders of record as of Sept. 30.
  11. Nucor's Dividend, Value Strong as Steel (NUE)

    September 23, 2016
    You'll have to go all the way back to 1991 to find the last time Nucor didn't pay a dividend.
  12. Nucor Acquires Independence Tube Corporation (NUE)

    September 20, 2016
    Add the name Nucor Corporation to the list of commodity companies making waves in the realm of M&A.
  13. Nucor Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend (NUE)

    September 16, 2016
    Nucor continues to show confidence in its capital position by distributing profits to shareholders.
  14. Nucor Snaps Up a Joy Global Plate Mill in Texas

    July 21, 2016
    Top U.S. steel producer Nucor (NYSE: NUE) is about to get incrementally larger. The company announced it has reached agreement ...
  15. SDOG vs. NOBL: Comparing Dividend-Oriented ETFs

    April 20, 2016
    Read an overview and comparative analysis of two ETFs that employ different approaches to stock selection based on dividend ...
  16. The Top 4 Dividend-Paying Material Stocks for 2016 (APD, NUE)

    January 28, 2016
    Explore detailed analyses of the top four dividend-paying basic materials stocks, and learn why they are poised to rise and ...
  17. Can Nucor Remain a Dividend Aristocrat? (NUE, X)

    December 2, 2015
    On the face of it, steel producer Nucor's (NYSE: NUE) dividend is as solid as a chunk of the company's product. The company ...
  18. Can Industrial Metals Make A Comeback? (RIO, FCX)

    November 16, 2015
    The industrial metals sector should turn higher when the GDPs of BRIC nations stabilize or when Western nations shift into ...
  19. Nucor Approves Stock Buyback After Recent Sell-Off (NUE)

    September 4, 2015
    One month ago, steel mini-mill operator Nucor (NYSE: NUE) turned in an earnings report that showed it earning 15% less during ...
  20. Are There Still More Gains For Steel Stocks Ahead?

    January 23, 2014
    The steel sector has rebounded quite nicely over the last few months as investors have looked for value. Given the longer ...
  21. Gerdau Seeing Brazil Get Better, But U.S. Ops Are Struggling

    September 4, 2013
    Gerdau has bright long-term prospects but today's valuation isn't much of a bargain.
  22. ArcelorMittal Looks Like A Good House In A Really Tough Neighborhood

    May 10, 2013
    ArcelorMittal looks too cheap, but it could be a long wait to see it really outperform
  23. So Who’s Right On Cliffs Natural Resources?

    March 28, 2013
    Iron ore and coal producer Cliffs Natural Resources has faced downgrade after downgrade in the face of fallen commodity prices ...
  24. Packaging Corp Thinks Outside The Box

    January 25, 2012
    Packaging Corp is the best in its field, but not priced that way.
  25. Steel Cycle Looks Good

    January 10, 2011
    Buying cyclical stocks at the right time can be a great investment strategy, but it requires more than just trying to time ...
  26. Is Now The Time To Invest In Steel?

    October 25, 2010
    Recent price drops present long-term opportunities, while many stable ETFs remain attractive. Learn your best options for ...
  27. Finding Cramer's Accidental High-Yielders

    May 26, 2010
    We check out good companies that now have supersized dividends due to depressed stock prices.