The United States and China reached a partial deal in the ongoing trade war.
News & Analysis: AK Steel Holding
Top steel stocks have lost between 24% and 64% of their value over the past year.
Analysts are cutting targets all across the steel sector.
The U.S. steelmaker is innovating at a fast pace to stay relevant for the future automotive industry.
AK stock is red hot after an earnings beat and a guidance raise.
The domestic steelmaker still has a long way to go on its balance sheet, so shareholders better hope the economy stays strong.
There was a lot going on for these steelmakers, as well as for U.S. Steel and AK Steel, and it all added up to investor relief and higher stock prices.
The steel market is pretty cool right now, but one supplier to the industry predicts it will heat up as the year progresses.
The end of steel tariffs is bad news for both companies -- but debt worries could be even worse.
No one ever promised the stock market would make sense.