Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. [NYSE: CLF] gained 5.12% or 0.76 points to close at $15.59 with a heavy trading volume of 10879746 shares. The company report on October 5, 2022 that Cleveland-Cliffs to Announce Third-Quarter 2022 Results on October 25.
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Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. (NYSE: CLF) will announce its third-quarter 2022 earnings results before the U.S. market open on Tuesday, October 25, 2022.
The Company invites interested parties to listen to a live broadcast of a conference call with securities analysts and institutional investors to discuss the results on October 25, 2022, at 10:00 am ET. The call can be accessed at www.clevelandcliffs.com and will also be archived and available for replay at that address.
It opened the trading session at $15.08, the shares rose to $15.71 and dropped to $15.08, the range by which the price of stock traded the whole day. The daily chart for CLF points out that the company has recorded -49.33% loss over the past six months. However, it is still -20.85% lower than its most recent low trading price.
If we look at the average trading volume of 13.93M shares, CLF reached to a volume of 10879746 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here is what top equities market gurus are saying about Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. [CLF]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for CLF shares is $21.05 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on CLF stock is a recommendation set at 2.50. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Wolfe Research have made an estimate for Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Peer Perform, with their previous recommendation back on January 11, 2022. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Wolfe Research raised their target price to Outperform. The new note on the price target was released on November 17, 2021, representing the official price target for Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another drop from $26 to $24, while Goldman kept a Buy rating on CLF stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. is set at 0.80, with the Price to Sales ratio for CLF stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.34. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.21, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.09. Price to Free Cash Flow for CLF in the course of the last twelve months was 2.56 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.70.
Trading performance analysis for CLF stock
Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. [CLF] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 6.63. With this latest performance, CLF shares dropped by -16.76% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -49.33% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -24.43% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for CLF stock in for the last two-week period is set at 51.80, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 57.99, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 48.83 for Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. [CLF]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 16.75, while it was recorded at 15.25 for the last single week of trading, and 20.88 for the last 200 days.
Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. [CLF]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. [CLF] shares currently have an operating margin of +20.36 and a Gross Margin at +21.88. Cleveland-Cliffs Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +14.60.
Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 72.40, with Return on Assets sitting at 16.70.
Cleveland-Cliffs Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.70 and a Current Ratio set at 2.20.
Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. [CLF]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for CLF. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. go to 27.43%.
An analysis of insider ownership at Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. [CLF]
There are presently around $5,019 million, or 63.40% of CLF stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of CLF stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 53,000,707, which is approximately 34.843% of the company’s market cap and around 0.30% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 45,369,745 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $707.31 million in CLF stocks shares; and FMR LLC, currently with $349.08 million in CLF stock with ownership of nearly 5.087% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of October and at the time of the October reporting period, where 345 institutional holders increased their position in Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. [NYSE:CLF] by around 57,034,767 shares. Additionally, 325 investors decreased positions by around 55,007,368 shares, while 81 investors held positions by with 209,908,943 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 321,951,078 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. CLF stock had 113 new institutional investments in for a total of 8,818,521 shares, while 140 institutional investors sold positions of 25,290,673 shares during the same period.