Steel Dynamics, Inc. (STLD)

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Last closing price (Aug 29 4:00 EDT):
23.24 (0.43%) ? 
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Return to date (1m/3m/6m/12m):
36.15% ? 
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Description:
Steel Dynamics, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, produces and sells steel products in the United States and internationally. The company operates in three segments: Steel Operations, Metals Recycling and Ferrous Resources Operations, and Steel Fabrication Operations. The Steel Operations segment provides a range of sheet steel products, including hot rolled, cold rolled, and coated steel products; structural steel beams, pilings, and rails; special bar quality and merchant bar quality rounds and round-cornered squares; billets and merchant steel products comprising angles, plain rounds, flats, and channels; and merchant beams and specialty structural steel sections. This segment offers its products for automotive, agriculture, energy, construction, commercial, transportation, and industrial machinery markets. The Metals Recycling and Ferrous Resources Operations segment purchases, processes, and resells ferrous products, such as heavy melting steel, busheling, bundled scrap, shredded scrap, steel turnings, and cast iron products; and processes nonferrous products consisting of aluminum, brass, copper, stainless steel, and other nonferrous metals for use in foundry, mill refining, and smelting applications. It also provides liquid pig iron and hot briquetted iron; and iron nugget products. The Steel Fabrication Operations segment produces steel building components comprising steel joists, trusses, girders, and decking products for the non-residential construction industry. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
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Curt Woodworth Nomura Buy   Apr 17, '13   13.87  18.00  Apr 17, '14  36.27% 
Mark Parr Keybanc Capital Markets Buy   Jan 13, '13   14.34  22.00  Jan 13, '14  33.19% 
Michael Gambardella JPMorgan Buy   Sep 16, '12   12.03  14.50  Sep 16, '13  39.48% 
Evan Kurtz Morgan Stanley Buy   Jul 19, '12   12.23  19.00  Jul 19, '13  25.43% 
Anthony Rizzuto Dahlman Rose & Co. Buy   Jan 26, '12   15.28  21.00  Jan 26, '13  -0.98% 
Arun Viswanathan Longbow Research Buy   Jan 25, '12   15.40  18.00  Jan 25, '13  -1.75% 
David Martin Deutsche Bank Securities Buy   Jan 16, '12   14.17  19.00  Jan 16, '13  4.52% 
Luke Folta Jefferies & Co. Buy   Oct 18, '11   10.99  16.00  Oct 18, '12  39.01% 
Arun Viswanathan Longbow Research Buy   Sep 29, '11   9.85  15.00  Sep 29, '12  45.35% 
Anthony Rizzuto Dahlman Rose & Co. Buy   Jul 19, '11   15.27  26.00  Jul 19, '12  -19.32% 
Luke Folta Jefferies & Co. Buy   Jul 07, '11   15.55  20.00  Jul 07, '12  -20.71% 
Anthony Rizzuto Dahlman Rose & Co. Buy   Apr 19, '11   17.35  26.00  Apr 19, '12  -26.74% 
Anthony Rizzuto Dahlman Rose & Co. Buy   Jan 13, '11   17.43  26.00  Jan 13, '12  -20.71% 
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