United States Steel Trades Ex-Dividend

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According to Dividend Channel, on 8/8/11, United States Steel Corp. (X) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.05, payable on 9/10/11. As a percentage of X's recent stock price of $35.95, this dividend works out to approximately 0.14%.

Below is a dividend history chart for X, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.05 declared by United States Steel Corp.:

X Dividend History


Date

Div*


05/09/11

0.050


02/07/11

0.050


11/08/10

0.050


08/09/10

0.050


05/10/10

0.050


02/08/10

0.050


11/06/09

0.050


08/10/09

0.050


05/11/09

0.050


02/09/09

0.300


11/07/08

0.300


08/11/08

0.300


05/12/08

0.250


02/11/08

0.250


11/09/07

0.200


08/13/07

0.200


05/14/07

0.200


02/12/07

0.200


11/13/06

0.200


08/14/06

0.150


05/15/06

0.150


02/13/06

0.100


11/14/05

0.100


08/15/05

0.100


05/16/05

0.100


02/14/05

0.080


11/15/04

0.050


08/16/04

0.050


05/17/04

0.050


02/13/04

0.050


11/17/03

0.050


08/18/03

0.050


05/19/03

0.050


02/14/03

0.050


11/18/02

0.050


08/19/02

0.050


05/14/02

0.050


02/15/02

0.050


11/19/01

0.100


08/14/01

0.100


05/14/01

0.100


02/16/01

0.250


11/14/00

0.250


08/14/00

0.250


05/15/00

0.250


02/14/00

0.250


11/15/99

0.250


08/16/99

0.250


05/17/99

0.250


02/12/99

0.250


11/16/98

0.250


08/17/98

0.250


05/18/98

0.250


02/13/98

0.250


11/17/97

0.250


08/18/97

0.250


05/19/97

0.250


02/14/97

0.250


11/18/96

0.250


08/19/96

0.250


05/14/96

0.250


02/16/96

0.250


11/14/95

0.250


08/14/95

0.250


* Data may be adjusted for splits; we are not responsible for data errors; always verify data with the company.




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In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from X is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.56% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

X operates in the Non-Precious Metals & Non-Metallic Mining sector, among companies like Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. (SCHN) which is down about 2.1% today, and AK Steel Holding Corp. (AKS) trading lower by about 3.1%. Below is a three month price history chart comparing the stock performance of X, versus SCHN and AKS.

X,SCHN,AKS Relative Performance Chart
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X,SCHN,AKS Relative Performance Chart

In Thursday trading, United States Steel Corp. shares are currently off about 3.6% on the day.

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