Comparing Metallus (NYSE:MTUS) & ArcelorMittal South Africa (OTCMKTS:AMSIY)

Metallus (NYSE:MTUSGet Free Report) and ArcelorMittal South Africa (OTCMKTS:AMSIYGet Free Report) are both basic materials companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends, risk and profitability.

Volatility and Risk

Metallus has a beta of 1.55, suggesting that its stock price is 55% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ArcelorMittal South Africa has a beta of 3.1, suggesting that its stock price is 210% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Metallus and ArcelorMittal South Africa’s revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Metallus $1.36 billion 0.68 $69.40 million $1.46 14.36
ArcelorMittal South Africa $2.50 billion N/A $161.46 million N/A N/A

ArcelorMittal South Africa has higher revenue and earnings than Metallus.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

77.6% of Metallus shares are owned by institutional investors. 3.7% of Metallus shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Metallus and ArcelorMittal South Africa, as provided by

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Metallus 0 0 0 0 N/A
ArcelorMittal South Africa 0 0 0 0 N/A


This table compares Metallus and ArcelorMittal South Africa’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Metallus 5.09% 12.54% 7.79%
ArcelorMittal South Africa N/A N/A N/A


Metallus beats ArcelorMittal South Africa on 5 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.

About Metallus

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Metallus Inc. manufactures and sells alloy steel, and carbon and micro-alloy steel products in the United States and internationally. The company offers special bar quality (SBQ) bars, seamless mechanical tubes, precision steel components, and billets that are used in gears, hubs, axles, crankshafts and motor shafts, oil country drill pipes, bits and collars, bearing races and rolling elements, bushings, fuel injectors, wind energy shafts, anti-friction bearings, artillery and mortar bodies, and other applications. It also provides custom-make precision steel components. It offers its products and services to the automotive, energy, industrial equipment, mining, construction, rail, aerospace and defense, heavy truck, agriculture, and power generation sectors. The company was formerly known as TimkenSteel Corporation and changed its name to Metallus Inc. in February 2024. Metallus Inc. was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Canton, Ohio.

About ArcelorMittal South Africa

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ArcelorMittal South Africa Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of steel products. It operates through the following segments: Steel Operations, Non-steel Operations, and Corporate and Other. The company was founded in 1928 and is headquartered in Vanderbijlpark, South Africa.

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