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FIN516: Week 2 Mini Case Assignment Select a major industrial or commercial company based in the United States and listed on one of the major stock exchanges in the United States. Each student should select a different company. Avoid selecting an insurance company or a bank, because the financial ratios for these financial businesses are different. Write a seven-to-eight-page, double-spaced paper answering and demonstrating with calculations and financial data the following questions. 1. What is the name of the company? What is the industry sector? United States Steel Corp. Materials 2. What are the operating risks of the company? United States Steel Corp scored a 384 on RiskGrades on Nasdaq.com. To put that in some perspective, S&P 550 is 69 and NDX is at 82. 3. What is the financial risk of the company (the debt to total capitalization ratio)? 56.48 4. Does the company have any preferred stock? No preferred stock 5. What is the capital structure of the company: short-term portion of long-term
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