FORDGT Thursday, 02/24/11 04:52:22 AM Re: BUDDIEE18 post# 524 Post # of 528 National Steel Corporation is an integrated steel producer in the United States and is engaged in the manufacture and sale of a variety of flat-rolled carbon steel products, including hot-rolled, cold-rolled, galvanized, tin- and chrome-plated steels. The Company targets high-value-added applications of flat-rolled carbon steel for sale primarily to the automotive, construction and container markets. On March 6, 2002, National Steel and 41 of its domestic subsidiaries filed voluntary petitions for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code. The Company filed for protection under Chapter 11 in order to obtain the necessary time to stabilize its finances and to attempt to develop a plan of reorganization. On November 5, 2002, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order that extended the exclusive period within which only the debtor can file a plan of reorganization through April 7, 2003. Bid/Size 0.00 / 0 Ask/Size 0.00 / 0 Price Open 0.00 Previous Close 0.0055 Day High 0.00 Day Low 0.00 52wk High/Date 0.0700 / 3/4/2010 52wk Low/Date 0.0002 / 12/15/2010 Beta 0.00 Market Capitalization 1.50M Shares Outstanding 272.07M Volatility Avg 6,860.21 Avg Vol(10 day) 27.58K P/E Ratio NM EPS (TTM) -6.79 Annualized Rate -- / -- Yield 0.0% Dividend Announcement -- Ex-Date -- Date of Record -- Payable 0.00 - -- Payable Date -- Last Trade as of 2/23/2011 9:42 AM ET NSTLQ National Steel Corp vs. Peers Peers NSTLQ National Steel Corp 358.3%? X United States Steel Corporation -2.5%? AKS AK Steel Holding Corporation -3.8%? LTVCQ LTV Corporation -30.0%?