Analyst Views And Outlook On Two Stocks: United States Steel Corporation (X), Yuma Energy, Inc. (YUMA)

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) recorded a trading volume of 17.77 million shares, above its 90-day volume average of 11.17 million shares. The stock kicked off the session at $31.11 and later approached $31.11 with a change of 4.29%.

United States Steel Corporation (X) Analyst Opinion

United States Steel Corporation has a consensus outperform rating from 15 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares currently sold short amount to at least 11.33% of shares outstanding. The stock spiked 13.09% last month and is down -5.76 this year. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 8 of analysts who cover X having a buy-equivalent rating. Analysts have placed a $31 price target on United States Steel Corporation, suggesting a -0.35% decline from recent close. It’s currently trading about -25.63% below its 52-week high.

United States Steel Corporation Earnings Surprise

United States Steel Corporation (X) surprised the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $0.92 a piece versus the consensus-estimated $0.71. Its revenue totaled $3.06 billion down -2.66% from the previous quarter.

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) Intraday View

This stock (X) is ahead of its 52-week low with 67.71%. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 3.82% which for the week stands at 3.3%. The share price has moved forward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of 10.66% and stays 14.38% away from its 50 days moving average. Over the last five days, shares have managed 8.66% gains and now is up 17.3% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $24.72. United States Steel Corporation (X) has made its way to a 12-month decline of -13.46%.

Turning to Yuma Energy, Inc. (NYSE:YUMA), its shares were trading at $1.12 a retreat of $-0.1, on the trading floor. The stock, after opening at $1.18, touched a high of $1.18 before paring much of its gains. So far, analysts are sticking with their bullish recommendations with the consensus call at 0. Yuma Energy, Inc. tumbled -75.11% from its high of $4.50 to a $25.39 million market value through last close.

Yuma Energy, Inc. (NYSE:YUMA) Intraday Trading

The counter witnessed a trading volume of 0.32 million shares versus an average volume of 0.28 million shares during last trading session. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 12.74% which for the week approaches 10.87%. The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $1.03 and compares with the $0.77 52-week low. The stock recovered 45.45% since its low point and has performed -67.06% year-to-date.

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