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Open
290,000
Previous Close
285,500
Day High
290,000
Day Low
282,000
52 Week High
09/12/14 - 363,500
52 Week Low
03/4/14 - 268,500
Market Cap
24.8T
Average Volume 10 Days
163.7K
EPS TTM
13,646
Shares Outstanding
87.2M
EX-Date
06/27/14
P/E TM
20.8x
Dividend
8,000
Dividend Yield
2.82%
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posco (005490) Details

POSCO, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells steel rolled products and plates. It operates through four segments: Steel, Trading, Construction, and Others. The Steel segment offers hot and cold rolled products, steel plates, wire rods, galvanized steel products, and electrical and stainless steel products for use in the automobile, machinery, nuclear power plant, ship-building, aeronautic, and electronics industries. The Trading segment exports and imports a range of steel products and raw materials. The Construction segment is engaged in planning, designing, and constructing industrial plants, civil engineering projects, and commercial and residential buildings in South Korea and internationally. The Others segment is involved in the power generation, liquefied natural gas production, network and system integration, and logistics activities. POSCO was founded in 1968 and is based in Seoul, South Korea.

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posco (005490) Key Developments

Companhia Siderurgica Nacional and Asian Partners Agree to Proceed with Tie-Up of Mining, Logistics Units

Cia Siderurgica Nacional SA or CSN and its Asian partners in the Namisa iron ore venture have agreed to proceed with the tie-up of their mining and logistics operations. CSN's partners in the joint venture are Japanese trader Itochu Corp, Nisshin Steel Co Ltd, JFE Steel Corp, Kobe Steel Ltd, Posco Ltd. China Steel Corp. The Brazilian group holds 60% of the Namisa venture. CSN's board has cleared the company to transfer its Namura assets to its Congonhas Minerios SA unit. Under the terms of the transaction, CSN will hold 88.25% of Congonhas, with the Asian companies owning the rest on a cash and debt-free basis. The deal, which was announced last month, is subject to the parties agreeing on a business plan, as well as to regulatory and antitrust clearances. The transaction is now expected to close in 2015.

POSCO Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2014; Announces Impairment Charges for the Third Quarter Ended September 30, 2014

POSCO announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported revenue was KRW 7,290,135 million compared to KRW 7,411,390 million for the same period a year ago. Operating profit was KRW 634,968 million compared to KRW 442,749 million for the same period a year ago. Profit before income tax was KRW 309,451 million compared to KRW 774,061 million for the same period a year ago. Profit for the period was KRW 221,575 million compared to KRW 615,068 million for the same period a year ago. Basic and diluted earnings per share were KRW 2,673 compared to KRW 7,806 for the same period a year ago. Adjusted operating profit was KRW 770,257 million compared to KRW 646,359 million for the same period a year ago. For the nine months, the company reported revenue was KRW 22,073,769 million compared to KRW 22,835,801 million for the same period a year ago. Operating profit was KRW 1,718,025 million compared to KRW 1,727,498 million for the same period a year ago. Profit before income tax was KRW 1,300,838 1,673,981 million for the same period a year ago. Profit for the period was KRW 880,330 compared to KRW 1,380,111 million for the same period a year ago. Basic and diluted earnings per share were KRW 10,724 million compared to KRW 17,696 for the same period a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was KRW 2,989,125 million compared to KRW 4,267,733 million for the same period a year ago. Acquisition of property, plant and equipment was KRW 1,185,854 million compared to KRW 2,345,220 million for the same period a year ago. Acquisition of intangible assets was KRW 25,836 million compared to KRW 63,638 million for the same period a year ago. Adjusted operating profit was KRW 1,858,220 million compared to KRW 2,121,601 million for the same period a year ago. For the quarter, the company also reported impairment loss on property, plant and equipment was KRW 29,167 million compared to KRW 9,213 million for the same period a year ago. Impairment loss on goodwill and other intangible assets was KRW 2,671 million compared to KRW 10,687 million for the same period a year ago. Impairment loss on assets held for sale was KRW 14,917 million compared to KRW 2,163 million for the same period a year ago.

CSN , Itochu, JFE Steel, Kobe Steel, Nisshin Steel and Posco to Create New Firm

CSN and the partners with which it launched its Namisa iron ore venture agreed to create a new firm that combines assets of both companies. CSN holds 60% of Namisa and its partners are Itochu, JFE Steel, Kobe Steel and Nisshin Steel, together with Posco. The deal, which is conditioned on regulatory approvals, 'envisages the combination of the mining operations and part of the related logistics of CSN and Namisa, which will be segregated in a new company. CSN intention is to unite its mining assets, bringing together in a single company Namisa and its Casa de Pedra iron ore mine to create the third largest iron ore miner.

 

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