Companhia Siderurgica Nacional (NYSE:SID)’s share price rose 5.3% during mid-day trading on Wednesday . The company traded as high as $3.20 and last traded at $3.20, with a volume of 1,030,421 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $3.04.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Companhia Siderurgica Nacional from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $3.75 target price for the company in a research note on Tuesday, April 19th.

The stock has a market capitalization of $4.46 billion and a P/E ratio of 470.00. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $2.75 and a 200 day moving average price of $2.23.

Companhia Siderurgica Nacional (CSN) is a Brazil-based company primarily engaged in the steel industry. The Company divides its business into five segments: Steel sector, which is involved in the production, distribution and marketing of flat steel, galvanized steel and metal packaging; Mining sector, which is active in the production of iron ore; Cement sector, which is involved in the manufacture of cement, as well as in the exploration of limestone and dolomite; Logistics sector, which consists of around two railway companies and a hub port, and Energy sector, which includes investments in energy generation projects to guarantee the Company’s self-sufficiency.

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