For 2015 the consensus of the earnings per share of ArcelorMittal is at loss of 13 cents. Based on this the price/earnings-ratio equals -36,15.
Despite the expected loss the analysts expect that the company will pay out dividends. The consensus of the dividends per share is at 4 cents. Consequently the dividend return is around 0,85 percent. On average the stocks in this sector yield a dividend return of around 1,45 percent.
The stock ArcelorMittal is covered by 24 analysts. The average target price for ArcelorMittal is at 5,45 euros. This is 16 percent more than the current stock price of 4,7 euros.
The stocks Aperam , Umicore and AMG in the sector The industrial metals sector have the most buy recommendations. The 3 most recent recommendations for the industrial metals sector were provided by Exane BNP Paribas (hold, 5,00 euros), Jefferies & Co. (buy, 6,25 euros) and Berenberg (buy, 6,50 euros).
ArcelorMittal's book value/price equals 1,63. The industrial metals sector now trades at a Shiller PE of -21.37. The stock now trades at 4,7 euros. This equals 10 times the 2014's earnings per share.