Analysts Stance: SunCoke Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SXC)

SunCoke Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SXC) and SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. announced that SunCoke has completed its previously announced acquisition of all of SXCP’s outstanding common units not already owned by SunCoke.   “We are pleased with the overwhelmingly favorable support received from our investors for this important transaction,” said Mike Rippey, President and Chief Executive Officer of SunCoke.  “The simplified corporate structure increases liquidity and improves financial flexibility, which strengthens our ability to execute on strategic objectives and generate significant value for SunCokestockholders.”

The stock Earnings per share (EPS) and the diluted EPS are the profitability measures used in the fundamental analysis of companies. The figure of EPS only takes into account a SunCoke Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SXC) common shares, whereas the very important diluted EPS take into account all the convertible securities such as convertible bonds/convertible preferred stock, which are changed into equity or common stock. Dilutive effects occur when the number of shares increases, for example, through a new issue. If a company issues more shares to shareholders and other investors, this increases the number of shares outstanding and decreases the company’s earnings per share. Ultimately, this can decrease the stock price.SunCoke Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SXC) Diluted EPS is 0.42, whereas the EPS Estimate for next year is 0.71. The Annual EPS Growth of past 5 years is 2.40% and SunCoke Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SXC) yearly performance is -32.88% and net profit margin is 1.80%. 

Key Performance indicators for SunCoke Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SXC), in last 4 months the performance of SXC was 4.59% while its price to sale ratio is 0.39 and price to book ratio is 1.22. Company gross margin stands at 22.10% whereas its return on investment (ROI) is 8.70%. 

On 28 June 2019, SunCoke Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SXC), a Basic Materials sector firm, traded 3.12 Million shares in last trading session and stock advanced 2.19% with closing price of $8.88 per share. withSunCoke Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SXC) traded 3.12 Million shares. The SXC distance from 20 day simple moving average is 12.24% and distance from 50-Day simple moving average is 9.85%.The relative strength index for stock is 68.01 and Average true range of SXC is 0.33. 

Analyst’s mean target price for SXC is $13.33. The Stock value has moved between $7.28 – 13.88 in last one year. SXC market capitalization is 576.31 with beta of 1.23. Company has 0.40% insider ownership. 

SunCoke Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SXC) is under coverage by number of analysts. Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 3 of Thomson Reuters analysts, 0 given HOLD rating to the stock and 0 given UNDERPERFORM rating. Buy rating has been given by 0 analysts to the company stock. 

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