Iron mining company Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLF) beat back claims that it harmed workers’ retirement savings by allowing them to invest in the company’s declining stock ( Saumer v. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. , 2017 BL 114947, 6th Cir., No. 16-3449, 4/7/17 ).
Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLF) shares went down -2.92% to $6.66 on Wednesday.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit held April 7 that the Cliffs workers failed to satisfy the high pleading standards that govern challenges to declining employer stock brought under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.
Technical Stock Analysis
Shares outstanding are recorded as 296.40 million and total shares floated are 295.03 million. Current ratio which is the relationship between current assets and current liabilities, indicating the liquidity of a business is calculated as 2.10. Company’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is -16.91% and distance from 50-Day simple moving average is -28.88%.
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Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLF) yearly performance is 41.40% and net profit margin is 8.30%. Annual EPS Growth of past 5 years is -38.90%. The current share price indicates that stock is -46.16% away from its one year high and is moving 140.43% 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 remains unchanged to end the day at $40.25. The current share price indicate that stock is -4.61% away from its one year high and is moving 14.14% ahead of its 52-week low.