The end of steel tariffs is bad news for both companies -- but debt worries could be even worse.
News & Analysis: AK Steel Holding
No one ever promised the stock market would make sense.
AK Steel has made great strides during the current steel industry upturn, but that doesn't mean its work is finished.
AKS earnings call for the period ending March 31, 2019.
U.S. steel has benefited from government tariffs, and there could be big trouble if the tariffs end -- but it's bigger than just steel prices.
What's bad for one steelmaker could be bad for others.
Broader economic pessimism was behind the huge hit steel stocks took in December, but last month, impressive earnings results drove a rebound.
AKS earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2018.
Why United States Steel, Nucor Corporation, and the Rest of the U.S. Steel Sector Got Slammed in December
December was a very bad month for U.S. steelmakers, even though the good times aren't over just yet.
Increased enthusiasm for a China-U.S. trade deal lifts investors out of a deep depression. Is the optimism misplaced?