Analysts See $-0.05 EPS for Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. (CLF); Springbok Capital Management Decreased Its U S G (USG) Holding

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Analysts expect Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. (NYSE:CLF) to report $-0.05 EPS on April, 19.They anticipate $0.03 EPS change or 37.50% from last quarter’s $-0.08 EPS. After having $0.55 EPS previously, Cleveland-Cliffs Inc.’s analysts see -109.09% EPS growth. The stock increased 0.10% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $9.96. About 9.59 million shares traded. Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. (NYSE:CLF) has risen 38.97% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 34.60% the S&P500. Some Historical CLF News: 20/04/2018 – Cleveland-Cliffs: Revenue, Net Will Be Relatively Lower Than Historical Levels During 1st Quarter; 20/04/2018 – CLEVELAND-CLIFFS 1Q REV. $239.0M, EST. $181.4M; 15/05/2018 – Ray Dalio Joins Hedge Funds Buying Cliffs After Trump Tariffs; 10/05/2018 – Western Australia in Talks Over Cliffs Depleted Iron Ore Mine; 15/05/2018 – Contrarian Capital Management Buys 2.7% of Cleveland-Cliffs; 01/05/2018 – TRUMP DECISION TO EXTEND EXEMPTIONS `REASONABLE,’ CLIFFS SAYS; 20/04/2018 – CLEVELAND-CLIFFS INC – SEES 2018 U.S. IRON ORE REVENUES FROM PRODUCT SALES AND SERVICES $ 102 – $107 PER LONG TON; 20/04/2018 – CLIFFS SAYS U.S. STEEL MARKET STRENGTH IS SUSTAINABLE; 15/05/2018 – Cliffs Become Hedge-Fund Darling, Luring Ray Dalio, Fidelity; 20/04/2018 – CLEVELAND-CLIFFS INC – QTRLY SHR LOSS FROM CONT OPS $0.29

Springbok Capital Management Llc decreased U S G Corp (USG) stake by 17.37% reported in 2018Q4 SEC filing. Springbok Capital Management Llc sold 35,428 shares as U S G Corp (USG)’s stock rose 0.19%. The Springbok Capital Management Llc holds 168,585 shares with $7.19M value, down from 204,013 last quarter. U S G Corp now has $6.04 billion valuation. It closed at $43.1 lastly. It is down 34.19% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 29.82% the S&P500. Some Historical USG News: 17/04/2018 – KNAUF FILES PROXY, URGES HOLDERS TO VOTE AGAINST USG NOMINEES; 11/04/2018 – USG Corporation Honored with Lean Six Sigma Project of the Year Award; 26/03/2018 – USG BOARD OF DIRECTORS UNANIMOUSLY REJECTS UNSOLICITED PROPOSAL FROM KNAUF; 10/04/2018 – Knauf turns up heat on USG, urges shareholders to vote against directors; 26/03/2018 – USG BOARD UNANIMOUSLY REJECTS UNSOLICITED PROPOSAL FROM KNAUF; 01/05/2018 – USG Board Authorizes Negotiations With Knauf; 16/04/2018 – Knauf Criticizes USG for Not Providing Current Stocklist Materials, Still Hopes for ‘Constructive Discussion’ About $42/Shr Offer; 07/05/2018 – KNAUF SAYS USG CONFIDENTIALITY AGREEMENT HAS TERM OF 2 YRS, HAS SOME STANDSTILL PROVISIONS APPLYING TO KNAUF; 01/05/2018 – Knauf Encouraged that the USG Board Authorized Management to Enter into Discussions Regarding Knauf’s Offer; 01/05/2018 – $USG +4%

Since October 15, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 4 sales for $5.35 million activity. COOK BRIAN J sold $2.24 million worth of stock. Shares for $1.39M were sold by Scanlon Jennifer F.. HILZINGER MATTHEW F also sold $1.08M worth of USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) on Tuesday, November 27.

Analysts await USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) to report earnings on April, 24. They expect $0.38 EPS, up 18.75% or $0.06 from last year’s $0.32 per share. USG’s profit will be $53.24 million for 28.36 P/E if the $0.38 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.26 actual EPS reported by USG Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 46.15% EPS growth.

Springbok Capital Management Llc increased Brinker Intl Inc (Put) (NYSE:EAT) stake by 50,453 shares to 75,000 valued at $3.30M in 2018Q4. It also upped Western Digital Corp (NASDAQ:WDC) stake by 32,662 shares and now owns 42,662 shares. Gilead Sciences Inc (Put) (NASDAQ:GILD) was raised too.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.86 in Q4 2018. Its up 0.13, from 0.73 in 2018Q3. It is positive, as 23 investors sold USG shares while 64 reduced holdings. 26 funds opened positions while 49 raised stakes. 102.43 million shares or 2.96% less from 105.56 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. First Manhattan Communication holds 0% or 1,000 shares in its portfolio. Us Retail Bank De has 3,955 shares. 39.00M are held by Berkshire Hathaway. State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue holds 0.01% or 8,655 shares. Dupont Capital Mngmt has invested 0.07% of its portfolio in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG). Vanguard Inc holds 0.01% of its portfolio in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) for 7.37M shares. State Street owns 0.01% invested in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) for 1.33 million shares. S Muoio & Com Limited Liability has 19,000 shares. Moreover, Nomura Holdings has 0% invested in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) for 10,000 shares. Ameriprise Fin, Minnesota-based fund reported 32,715 shares. Advsrs Cap Mngmt Ltd Liability Com reported 5,602 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Pnc holds 0% or 26,309 shares. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft Fi has invested 0.03% of its portfolio in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG). Gam Holdg Ag stated it has 0.38% of its portfolio in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG). Fmr Limited Liability Corp reported 1.36 million shares stake.

Among 4 analysts covering Cleveland-Cliffs (NYSE:CLF), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. Cleveland-Cliffs had 6 analyst reports since October 5, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, March 5 with “Hold”. The rating was downgraded by Credit Suisse to “Neutral” on Monday, October 15. Citigroup maintained the shares of CLF in report on Friday, October 5 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. (NYSE:CLF) earned “Buy” rating by Citigroup on Monday, December 3.

Cleveland-Cliffs Inc., a mining and natural resources company, produces and supplies iron ore. The company has market cap of $2.89 billion. The firm operates four iron ore mines in Michigan and Minnesota; and Koolyanobbing iron ore mining complex located in Western Australia. It has a 2.68 P/E ratio. It sells its products to integrated steel companies and steel producers in the United States and the Asia Pacific.

More notable recent Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. (NYSE:CLF) news were published by: Investorplace.com which released: “7 Small-Cap Stocks That Make the Grade – Investorplace.com” on March 15, 2019, also 247Wallst.com with their article: “Jefferies Says Higher Prices Make Top Steel Plays Solid Buys Now – 24/7 Wall St.” published on March 01, 2019, Gurufocus.com published: “Michael Burry Is Buying Real Estate and Deep Value – GuruFocus.com” on February 20, 2019. More interesting news about Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. (NYSE:CLF) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Cleveland-Cliffs: A Clear Runway To A Higher Share Price – Seeking Alpha” published on February 11, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Cliffs CEO sees far reaching impact from Brazil iron ore dam scrutiny – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: January 30, 2019.

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