SunCoke Energy, Inc. (SXC): Price and Financial Metrics

SunCoke Energy, Inc. (SXC): $9.72

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SXC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $9.72 52-week high $10.43
Prev. close $9.73 52-week low $5.72
Day low $9.69 Volume 674,300
Day high $9.86 Avg. volume 683,271
50-day MA $9.10 Dividend yield 4.15%
200-day MA $8.63 Market Cap 814.54M

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  • SXC scores best on the Sentiment dimension, with a Sentiment rank ahead of 92.18% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for SXC is in Stability, which has been heading up over the past 179 days.
  • SXC ranks lowest in Growth; there it ranks in the 47th percentile.

SXC Stock Summary

  • Price to trailing twelve month operating cash flow for SXC is currently 3.32, higher than just 12.81% of US stocks with positive operating cash flow.
  • With a price/sales ratio of 0.39, SUNCOKE ENERGY INC has a higher such ratio than just 13.83% of stocks in our set.
  • Shareholder yield, a measure of how much is returned to shareholders via dividends and share repurchases, for SXC comes in at 16.28% -- higher than that of 89.08% of stocks in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to SUNCOKE ENERGY INC, a group of peers worth examining would be CLDT, DXC, GNK, CEIX, and OUT.
  • SXC's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit SUNCOKE ENERGY INC's official web site, go to

SXC Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Basic Materials stock, SXC's price/sales ratio is 69.23% lower, now standing at 0.4.
  • Over the past 148 months, SXC's price/earnings ratio has gone down 4.6.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for SXC.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
SXC 2023-09-06 0.4 1.3 8.6 8.8
SXC 2023-09-05 0.4 1.3 8.6 8.9
SXC 2023-09-01 0.4 1.3 9.0 9.1
SXC 2023-08-31 0.4 1.3 8.7 8.9
SXC 2023-08-30 0.4 1.3 8.6 8.9
SXC 2023-08-29 0.4 1.3 8.7 8.9

SXC Growth Metrics

    Its 2 year price growth rate is now at 126.33%.
  • Its 3 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 16.61%.
  • Its 4 year revenue growth rate is now at 30.26%.
Over the past 34 months, SXC's revenue has gone up $380,800,000.

The table below shows SXC's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 1,972.5 208.9 100.7
2022-09-30 1,823.8 169.7 101.6
2022-06-30 1,673.5 194.7 83.2
2022-03-31 1,535.9 191 56.4
2021-12-31 1,456 233.1 43.4
2021-09-30 1,400.8 218.7 25.7

SXC's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • SXC has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 82.52% of graded US stocks.
  • SXC's asset turnover comes in at 0.874 -- ranking 23rd of 41 Steel Works Etc stocks.
  • NANX, NWPX, and NX are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with SXC.

The table below shows SXC's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.874 0.234 0.042
2021-06-30 0.825 0.226 0.027
2021-03-31 0.799 0.223 0.037
2020-12-31 0.781 0.214 0.032
2020-09-30 0.815 0.205 0.036
2020-06-30 0.861 0.205 -0.063

SXC Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of SXC, see our SXC price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $9.50 Average Broker Recommendation 1.5 (Moderate Buy)

SunCoke Energy, Inc. (SXC) Company Bio

SunCoke Energy operates as an independent producer of coke in the Americas. The company offers metallurgical and thermal coal for use as a raw material in the blast furnace steelmaking process. The company was founded in 2010 and is based in Lisle, Illinois.

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Latest SXC News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about SUNCOKE ENERGY INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate SXC as an investment opportunity.

Should Value Investors Buy SunCoke Energy (SXC) Stock?

Here at Zacks, our focus is on the proven Zacks Rank system, which emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find great stocks. Nevertheless, we are always paying attention to the latest value, growth, and momentum trends to underscore strong picks.

Yahoo | September 21, 2023

Are You Looking for a Top Momentum Pick? Why SunCoke Energy (SXC) is a Great Choice

Does SunCoke Energy (SXC) have what it takes to be a top stock pick for momentum investors? Let's find out.

Yahoo | September 20, 2023

Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights Peabody Energy, CONSOL Energy and SunCoke Energy

Peabody Energy, CONSOL Energy and SunCoke Energy are part of the Zacks Industry Outlook article.

Yahoo | September 19, 2023

3 Stocks to Watch From the Coal Industry Despite Ongoing Headwinds

Despite the expected drop in U.S. coal production volumes, coal producers like Peabody Energy (BTU), CONSOL Energy (CEIX) and SunCoke Energy (SXC) are likely to remain competitive with improving export volumes.

Yahoo | September 18, 2023

Despite Fast-paced Momentum, SunCoke (SXC) Is Still a Bargain Stock

If you are looking for stocks that have gained strong momentum recently but are still trading at reasonable prices, SunCoke (SXC) could be a great choice. It is one of the several stocks that passed through our 'Fast-Paced Momentum at a Bargain' screen.

Yahoo | September 12, 2023

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SXC Price Returns

1-mo 8.00%
3-mo 25.50%
6-mo 14.59%
1-year 72.94%
3-year 209.07%
5-year -0.56%
YTD 16.09%
2022 35.86%
2021 56.88%
2020 -25.81%
2019 -26.25%
2018 -28.69%

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