Investor Information

Frequently Asked Questions

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Where are Steel Dynamics’ shares traded?

Steel Dynamics’ shares are traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market.

What is the ticker symbol for Steel Dynamics?

SDI’s ticker symbol is STLD.

How many classes of SDI stock are there?

Steel Dynamics has only one class of stock, its common stock.

When and where was Steel Dynamics incorporated?

Steel Dynamics was incorporated in September of 1993 in the state of Indiana.

When was SDI’s initial public offering?

Steel Dynamics’ shares began trading at an offering price of $16 per share on November 21, 1996. Adjusted for stock splits, the offering price would be $4 per share.

When has Steel Dynamics stock been split?

Steel Dynamics effected a two-for-one stock split on November 20, 2006.
An additional two-for-one stock split was effective March 19, 2008.

Is there a direct stock-purchase plan for Steel Dynamics stock?

Yes. A plan sponsored and administered by our transfer agent, Computershare, allows new and current investors to directly purchase shares of Steel Dynamics common stock. More information is available here.

Does SDI pay dividends?

The decision to issue a dividend and the dividend amount are determined on a quarter-by-quarter basis by our Board of Directors. Steel Dynamics currently pays a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per common share.

Is a dividend reinvestment plan available?

Yes. A plan sponsored and administered by our transfer agent, Computershare, allows investors to reinvest the dividends they receive from the company in shares of Steel Dynamics common stock. More information is available here.

When do Steel Dynamics’ fiscal quarters and fiscal year end?

Steel Dynamics’ quarters end on March 31, June 30, September 30, and December 31. Its fiscal year ends December 31.

Who is the transfer agent for Steel Dynamics stock?

The transfer agent is Computershare Trust Company, N.A., P.O. Box 43078, Providence, Rhode Island, 02940-3078. Inquiries: (877) 282-1168. The Web site is computershare.com.

How do I change the address or title on my Steel Dynamics stock?

All questions regarding ownership of Steel Dynamics’ stock should be addressed to our transfer agent, Computershare (see previous question).

Who is SDI’s independent auditor?

SDI’s independent auditor is Ernst & Young LLP.

How do I obtain a copy of the Steel Dynamics annual report?

A hard copy of the latest SDI annual report will be sent by mail by request here. [Available only in the United States]
Our current annual report as well as archived past reports can be downloaded here.

How do I obtain a copy of the Steel Dynamics annual report on Form 10-K as filed with the SEC?

The printed copy of our annual report (see above) includes a copy of Form 10-K. You may also download the latest 10-K filing here.

How do I obtain a copy of the Annual Notice of Shareholder Meeting and Proxy Statement?

These notices and proxy materials are mailed to all shareholders of record. You may download the latest Proxy Statement here.

How do I obtain copies of other documents Steel Dynamics files with the SEC?

Steel Dynamics does not provide printed copies of other filings. All of our SEC filings can be obtained from the SEC and its website, www.sec.gov, or can be reviewed and downloaded from the Steel Dynamics website here.