AK Steel Holding Corp (NYSE:AKS)

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Merrill Lynch Sees Major Turnaround Continuing in AK Steel

AK Steel Holding Corp. (NYSE: AKS) is seeing its shares surge on news that Bank of America Merrill Lynch issued a crucial upgrade for the stock. One has to recall ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, AmEx, Dish, Exelon, GNC, Medtronic, Micron and More

It is Monday, and stocks are indicated lower again ahead of the open. Investors keep hearing that the market has moved on from a raging bull market to a stock ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, 3D Systems, Micron, Tesla and More

Stocks have finally shown that they can drop again, and Tuesday is looking a tad soft so far. After gains of well over 20% in the DJIA and S&P 500 ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcatel-Lucent, BP, Gap, Teva and More

This week marks the beginning of the end for earnings season, and both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 hit new all-time highs last week. Now investors and traders ...
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UBS Thinks Steel Is Ready to Shine: Stocks to Buy and Sell

The steel industry tends to go with the pulse of U.S. and international economic growth. Mired in slow growth for years, the top steel stocks became relegated to the Wall ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, Gap, Priceline, SanDisk and Many More

We are in the thick of corporate earnings season and stocks are challenging all-time highs. This is a climate in which investors want and need to know which stocks to ...
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Top Analyst Downgrades, Stocks to Sell: Cisco, Exelon, Invesco, SPX and More

Investors are trying to figure out which stocks they should buy, sell or avoid now that the government shutdown is two weeks old and the debt ceiling debate is stalling ...
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AK Steel Warns on Second Quarter Company Earnings, Shares Rise

AK Steel Holding Corp. (NYSE: AKS) announced this morning that it expects to post a second-quarter loss in the range of $0.33 to $0.38 a share. The consensus estimate from ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — April 23, 2013: Flash Crash Has No Impact on Rising Stocks

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning despite low flash PMI readings from the eurozone. Germany’s manufacturing PMI reading was especially notable, falling to 47.9 from 49, and the country’s ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — April 22, 2013: Markets Close Higher After Rocky Start

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning, but struggled to stay in positive territory for most of the morning. There was little economic data released today. In Asia, Hong Kong’s ...
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Steelmakers’ Earnings Not So Bad (X, NUE, AKS)

Three U.S. steelmakers reported earnings before markets opened this morning. AK Steel Holding Corp. (NYSE: AKS), United States Steel Corp. (NYSE: X) and Nucor Corp. (NYSE: NUE). Given all the ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — January 28, 2013: Markets Open Mixed, Close Nearly Flat (AKS, HEP, NWSA, FB, BBY, CAT, ROP, SIFY, BIIB, YHOO, STX, VMW, STLD, BSX, DHI, F, BTU, PFE, VLO, KERX, JOSB, HLF)

U.S. equity markets opened mixed this morning on relatively little new data. In Europe, Italian consumer confidence rose more than expected and Germany auctioned 12-month bills at a positive yield ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (AKS, AAPL, BBBY, BBY, CELG, CMG, FB, FURX, HBHC, HEP, NWSA, PAA, QCOM, TEX, VMW)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen from Wall St. research calls this Monday. AK Steel Holding Corp. (NYSE: AKS) cut to Sell at Goldman ...
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Mining, Steel Stocks Surging in Premarket

Now that the United States has dodged the fiscal cliff, investors are expecting at least a boomlet in manufacturing and production. That means more energy and more basic materials. Coal ...
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More Downside for Steelmaker

Steelmaker and recycler Schnitzer Steel Industries Inc. (NASDAQ: SCHN) said today that it expects net income for its first fiscal quarter of 2013 ending this month to be breakeven before ...
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