Steel Producers


  • Stocks in 60 Seconds: BlueScope Steel     Sunday, 17 Feb 2013 | 10:14 PM ET

    CNBC's Emily Chan takes on the daily challenge of the 'Stock in 60' segment and looks at BlueScope Steel, which soared as much as 17 percent after reporting improved results for the first half of 2013.

  • India's Investment Malaise Thwarting Economic Rebound Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 6:36 PM ET

    Being a big wheel in the earth mover business, Vipin Sondhi has a very clear idea why the Indian economy is stuck in the mud and what the government must do to change the mindset of business executives, like himself.

  • Steel Market: 'A Complicated Game of Chess'     Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 2:15 AM ET

    Spencer Wicks, pulbisher at Steelfirst.com, tells CNBC that there couldn't be a worse time to be selling steel assets as you've got a buyers' market.

  • The Timken Company president & CEO Jim Griffeth, discusses the year ahead for his company, and how the growth of the domestic natural gas market is driving profitability.

  • China's harshest winter in nearly three decades has hit iron ore output and driven up prices just as demand from steel mills revives in a resurgent economy. Imports are at record levels.

  • Junk-Rated ArcelorMittal Raises Surprise $4 Billion Thursday, 10 Jan 2013 | 4:49 AM ET
    Lakshmi Mittal

    Steelmaker ArcelorMittal raised a bigger-than-expected $4 billion in a share and convertible notes offering, it said on Thursday, to fix its debt-laden balance sheet.

  • Goldman Likes Dell, Should You?     Monday, 3 Dec 2012 | 12:15 PM ET

    Goldman upgrades Dell to buy from sell. The FMHR traders discuss. Meanwhile Dick Grasso, Stuart Financial, says he expects steel to run up again before the year's end.

  • Relational Investor's Stake In Timken     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 5:30 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders discuss whether a breakup is brewing for Timken; and CNBC's Jane Wells rounds up the latest action on the West Coast.

  • What to Do with Oracle Now and Check Out US Steel Friday, 21 Sep 2012 | 11:45 AM ET

    Prior to Oracle's earnings report yesterday, one trader bought 20,307 Oct. 32-strike puts for $0.79 and sold the same number of the Jan. 34-strike calls for $0.98.

  • Gold & Silver Offer Most Opportunities: Pro     Tuesday, 4 Sep 2012 | 10:50 PM ET

    Nick Trevethan, Senior Commodities Strategist, ANZ Research is bullish on gold & silver in the face of event risks. He expects prices to strengthen ahead as central banks offer easing support.

  • Slumping iron prices are set for a sharp rise in the medium-to-long term, Severstal Head of Strategy Thomas Veraszto told CNBC’s “Worldwide Exchange” on Monday.

  • Investors Need More From BlueScope Steel     Sunday, 19 Aug 2012 | 11:45 PM ET

    Stephen Hogan, Senior Advisor at Novus Capital says BlueScope Steel's joint venture with Nippon Steel isn't a big enough driver for him to recommend investors buy into the company.

  • BlueScope In a Significant Turnaround: CEO     Sunday, 19 Aug 2012 | 11:10 PM ET

    Paul O'Malley, CEO of BlueScope Steel discusses the outlook for the steel maker, and how it is turning around the business in continued tough operating conditions.

  • There Is Over Supply in the Steel Industry: Pro     Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 | 3:15 AM ET

    "I think there definitely remains a challenge in the steel industry, structurally there is over supply and there are certainly questions about the demand side of things, whether demand has actually worsened, well I think we have seen it weaken in the second quarter," Jeff Largey, head of metals and mining research at Macquarie Group, told CNBC.

  • Ivan Szpakowski, Metals Analyst at Credit Suisse says the big drop in Chinese steel prices recently is due slowing growth. The capacity is now more over pronounced because of lesser demand for steel.

  • FMHR's Top Three Trades     Monday, 9 Jul 2012 | 12:30 PM ET

    The FMHR traders reveal their top three trades and Brian Yu, analyst at Citi, discusses whether coal and steel stocks can make a comeback.

  • Warren Gilman, Chairman & CEO, CEF Holdings says that even though China isn't seeing a hard landing, it is slowing faster than authorities in Beijing had anticipated.

  • Bay Bridge Project: Lost Opportunity for US Jobs? Friday, 1 Jun 2012 | 10:34 AM ET
    Construction crews work on a freeway overpass along Highway 101 in Novato, California.

    Officials in California fell victim to a mindset that says China is automatically cheaper, says one analyst. “We shot ourselves in the foot,” she says. “We never even took seriously the domestic bid.”

  • Look for Low Cost Resource Plays in China     Monday, 21 May 2012 | 11:14 PM ET

    Andrew Dale, Head of Resources Research, Asia, Macquarie Securities, shares his strategy for investing in China's cement and steel sector following a state media report that the world's second biggest economy would fast-track infrastructure spending to boost growth.

  • Mike Harrowell, Senior Resources Analyst, BBY says while the U.S. economy is recovering quite nicely, the absence of further stimulus could be problematic for the commodities market.