ArcelorMittal SA (ADR) (NYSE:MT) and Marcegaglia announce that AM Investco Italy Srl (‘AM Investco’) has concluded the exclusive negotiation phase and reached a binding agreement concerning the lease and obligation to purchase Ilva S.p.A and its subsidiaries with the Italian Government. The ancillary documentation will be completed by 30 June. Intesa Sanpaolo will formally join the consortium before transaction closing.
ArcelorMittal SA (ADR) (NYSE:MT) shares climbs 0.05% to $20.12 on Friday.
Unique opportunity to acquire a major, integrated steelmaking asset which is Europe’s largest single steel site, in Europe’s second largest steel market. Robust investment plan to materially improve Ilva’s environmental footprint and realise its full potential. Identified synergies of €310 million targeted by 2020 (excludes impact from fixed cost reductions and volume improvements). Ilva expected to be EBITDA accretive to ArcelorMittal in year one, and free cash flow accretive in year three.
Technical Stock Analysis
Shares outstanding are recorded as 995.22 million and total shares floated are 637.55 million. Current ratio which is the relationship between current assets and current liabilities, indicating the liquidity of a business is calculated as 1.20. Company’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is -6.89% and distance from 50-Day simple moving average is -10.79%.
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ArcelorMittal SA (ADR) (NYSE:MT) yearly performance is 33.60% and net profit margin is 5.40%. Annual EPS Growth of past 5 years is -2.30%. The current share price indicates that stock is -28.42% away from its one year high and is moving 60.45% ahead of its 52-week low.
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If we look at stock performance in last active day trading, we see that stock has moved shed -0.12% to end the day at $43.11. The current share price indicate that stock is -9.92% away from its one year high and is moving 94.45% ahead of its 52-week low.