<!–*/ */ /*–>*/ Olympic Steel (ZEUS) reported break-even quarterly earnings per share versus the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $0.08. This compares to earnings of $1.19 per share a year ago. These figures are adjusted for non-recurring items. This quarterly report represents an earnings surprise of -100%. A quarter ago, it was expected that this steel maker would post earnings of $0.14 per share when it actually produced earnings of $0.16, delivering a surprise of 14.29%. Olympic Steel, which belongs to the Zacks Steel – Producers industry, posted revenues of $384.23 million for the quarter ended September 2019, missing the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 0.36%. This compares to year-ago revenues of $456.98 million. The company has topped consensus revenue estimates three times over the last four quarters. The sustainability of the stock’s immediate price movement based on the recently-released numbers and future earnings expectations will mostly depend on management’s commentary on the earnings call. Olympic Steel shares have added about 10.4% since the beginning of the year versus the S&P 500′s gain of 23.1%. While Olympic Steel has und...